Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Data and Collaboration Security, 2013

Published: 25 July 2013

ID: G00239713

Analyst(s): Jay Heiser


Enterprise boundaries continue to blur as data is shared across the Internet between partner organizations and unmanaged endpoints, especially mobile and personally owned devices. External collaboration is encouraging greater use of application layer and data layer security controls.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Limited Disclosure Technology
    • File Analysis
    • Mobile Fraud Detection
    • Automatic Content Recognition
    • Cloud Managed File Transfer Services
  • At the Peak
    • Cloud Encryption Gateways
    • Information Dispersal Algorithms
    • Trusted Viewing
    • Data Wiping
    • Data Center Storage Encryption
    • Interoperable Storage Encryption
    • Mobile Application Security Testing
    • IaaS Container Encryption
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Data Encryption Technologies, HDDs and SSDs
    • Board of Directors Communications Systems
    • Enterprise Key Management
    • Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention
    • Enterprise Digital Rights Management
    • Trusted Portable Storage Security
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Fraud Detection
    • Tokenization
    • Virtual Data Rooms
    • Database Audit and Protection
    • Storage Tape Encryption
    • Database Encryption
    • Data Restoration Services
    • Static Data Masking
    • Content-Aware DLP for Email
    • Portable Storage Device Control
    • Email Encryption
    • Managed File Transfer
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Mobile Data Protection
    • E-Signatures
    • Consumer Digital Rights Management
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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