Gartner Research

Total Cost of Ownership for Unified Threat Management

Published: 11 October 2012

ID: G00238348

Analyst(s): Dionisio Zumerle

Summary

Calculating total cost of ownership for unified threat management allows organizations to identify what the savings will be when implementing network security consolidation.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Unified Threat Management Can Cut Network Security Spending in Half
    • Smaller Organizations and Branch Offices
    • Why UTM Does Not Work for Larger Enterprises
  • Setting Up a TCO Model for UTM
    • Assumptions
    • Caveats
  • Context Is Key

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