Gartner Research

Next-Generation Firewalls and Secure Web Gateways Will Not Converge Before 2015

Published: 05 April 2011

ID: G00212272

Analyst(s): Greg Young, Lawrence Orans , John Pescatore, Peter Firstbrook


The pace of the evolution of complex threats will drive the need for separate network firewall and Web security gateway security controls for most organizations through 2015.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Recommendation

What You Need to Know


  • Similar Controls, but Very Different Use Cases and Demands
  • Market Dynamics
  • Recommendations

Recommended Reading

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