Gartner Research

Forecast Overview: Information Security, Worldwide, 4Q13 Update

Published: 13 March 2014

ID: G00261497

Analyst(s): Christian Canales , Ruggero Contu , Lawrence Pingree


The evolution of targeted attack patterns will perpetuate continued demand for security products during the forecast period. Providers of security should leverage this research to identify the most interesting market opportunities.

Table Of Contents

Forecast Data

  • Forecast Highlights
  • Changes From Previously Forecast Market Data to 4Q13


  • Regional Growth Highlights
    • North America and Western Europe
    • Mature Asia/Pacific
    • Latin America
    • Emerging Asia/Pacific
    • Eurasia
    • Greater China


  • Demand Factors
    • Targeted and Evolving Threat Landscape
  • Macroeconomic Factors
  • Supply Factors
    • Technology Road Map, and Delivery and Business Models
    • Consolidation Remains an Important Aspect of Information Security


  • Forecast Methodology
  • Forecast Data
    • Forecast Components
  • Factors Influencing Security Products' Supply
    • User IT Spending/Purchasing Trends
    • Technology Road Map
    • Security Industry's Competitive Environment
  • Connections
    • CIO and CFO IT Budget Data
    • Regulations and Legislations
    • Economic, Political and Labor Data/Conditions/Policies

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