Gartner Research

Technology Overview for Threat Intelligence Platforms

Published: 10 December 2014

ID: G00263854

Analyst(s): Craig Lawson , Rob McMillan


This research describes for CISOs and IT security leaders how threat intelligence platforms allow security organizations to ingest structured and unstructured threat intelligence so they can visualize, correlate and gain context; securely share TI that is machine-readable; and act on it.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Technology Description
    • Collect
    • Correlate
    • Categorize
    • Integrate
    • Action
    • Share
  • Standards
  • Operating Requirements
  • Uses
    • The TIP Will Drive the Third Wave of MRTI Usage in Organizations
    • Making Existing Technology Smarter
    • Making Better Use of Scarce Resources
  • Benefits and Risks
    • Benefits
    • Risks
  • Technology Alternatives
  • Selection Guidelines
  • Price Performance
  • Technology Providers

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