Gartner Research

Midmarket Context: 'Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls'

Published: 05 September 2014

ID: G00270296

Analyst(s): Jeremy D'Hoinne, Adam Hils

Summary

Midsize organizations often lack relevant information on the benefits of dedicated Web application security measures, which exposes their infrastructure. This research helps midmarket security buyers evaluate WAFs, and provides guidelines to WAF pricing, deployment options, operations and support.

Table Of Contents

Market Differentiators

Considerations for Technology and Service Selection

Context

Notable Vendors

  • Alert Logic*
  • Barracuda Networks
  • CloudFlare*
  • Fortinet
  • Imperva
  • NSFOCUS
  • Qualys*
  • Sucuri*
  • Trustwave
  • Verizon*

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