Gartner Research

Define the Use Case Before Investing in Email Encryption

Published: 09 September 2013

ID: G00254903

Analyst(s): Brian Lowans , Peter Firstbrook, Eric Ouellet


Gartner has identified the five primary email encryption use cases. Each has its own goals, requirements and solution providers.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Email Encryption Use Cases
    • Compliance Encryption
    • Intellectual Property Protection
    • Information Governance
    • Mobile Encryption/Containment
    • Partner-to-Partner Encryption
  • Combining Multiple Use Cases

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