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Market Share Analysis: Unified Threat Management (SMB Multifunction Firewalls), Worldwide, 2014 Update

Published: 28 March 2014

ID: G00261238

Analyst(s): Lawrence Pingree


The unified threat management market grew an estimated 14% from $1.3 billion to $1.5 billion in 2013. UTM providers continue to focus on transitioning customers to new product lines with multicore CPUs and gigabit interfaces while further enhancing packet processing with full UTM inspection.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • A Significant Shift in the Market to Second-Generation UTM Technologies
  • Providers Have Concentrated on Consolidating Their UTM Network Inspection Capabilities
  • Network Interfaces Upgraded to Support SMBs' Increasing Bandwidth
  • UTM Providers Under New Competitive Pressures
  • Regional Market Segment Performance
    • North America
    • Western Europe
    • Eastern Europe
    • Mature Asia/Pacific
    • Greater China
    • Emerging Asia/Pacific
    • Middle East and North Africa
    • Eurasia
    • Sub-Saharan Africa

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • Check Point Software Technologies
  • Cisco
  • Cyberoam
  • Dell
  • Fortinet
  • Huawei
  • Juniper Networks
  • Secui
  • Sophos
  • WatchGuard Technologies

Mergers and Acquisitions

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