Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls

Archived Published: 07 August 2017 ID: G00314552

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The WAF market is growing, driven by the adoption of cloud-based WAF service. Enterprise security teams should use this research as part of their evaluation on how WAFs can provide improved security that is also easy to consume and manage, while respecting data privacy requirements.

Table of Contents

  • Market Definition/Description
  • Magic Quadrant
    • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
      • Akamai
      • Amazon Web Services
      • Barracuda Networks
      • Citrix
      • Cloudflare
      • Ergon Informatik
      • F5
      • Fortinet
      • Imperva
      • Instart Logic
      • NSFOCUS
      • Penta Security Systems
      • Positive Technologies
      • Radware
      • Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity (DenyAll)
      • Venustech
    • Vendors Added and Dropped
      • Added
      • Dropped
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
    • Quadrant Descriptions
      • Leaders
      • Challengers
      • Visionaries
      • Niche Players
  • Context
  • Market Overview
    • WAF Market Trends
    • The Future of WAF Could Be Healthy
    • But WAF Is Shifting From Physical Appliance to Cloud-Based WAF Service
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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