Gartner Research

Budgeting the Costs of Content-Aware DLP Solutions

Published: 08 September 2010

ID: G00206219

Analyst(s): Rob McMillan, Eric Ouellet


Content-aware data loss prevention is quickly being adopted as part of the standard of due care for many organizations worldwide under regulatory compliance and requiring protection of intellectual property. Use this research as a starting point when budgeting for content-aware DLP.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Data Sources for the Pricing Estimates in This Research
  • E-DLP Versus C-DLP
  • Enterprise Content-Aware DLP Components
    • Content-Aware DLP Monitor
    • Content-Aware DLP Discover
    • Content-Aware DLP Prevent/Remediate
    • Additional Components or Capabilities
  • Pricing Models
    • Perpetual Pricing
    • Subscription Pricing
    • SaaS Pricing
  • Reseller Approach
  • Channel Content-Aware DLP Components and Costs
  • Enterprise Content-Aware DLP Implementation Costs
    • Hardware Costs
    • Software Costs
    • Organization Staffing Costs
    • Professional Services Costs
    • Internal Integration Costs
    • Administrator Training Costs
    • End-User Training Costs
    • Maintenance and Support
  • Content-Aware DLP Cost Tables

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