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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Network Access Control


The BYOD phenomenon is driving growth in the NAC market as organizations seek to apply policies specific to personally owned mobile devices. Vendors that can easily identify and enforce policies on non-Windows endpoints are positioned for success.

Published: 08 December 2011

ID: G00219752

Analyst(s): Lawrence Orans , John Pescatore

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know

Magic Quadrant

  • Market Overview
  • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Vendors Added
    • Vendors Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Access Layers
    • Auconet
    • Avenda Systems (Aruba Networks)
    • Bradford Networks
    • Cisco
    • Enterasys Networks
    • ForeScout
    • Impulse Point
    • InfoExpress
    • Juniper
    • McAfee
    • StillSecure
    • Trustwave

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  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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