Gartner Research

Market Trends: Industrial Control System Security, 2015

Published: 30 June 2015

ID: G00274642

Analyst(s): Ruggero Contu

Summary

Increasing convergence of OT and IT will drive consolidation of the ICS security market, and the provider landscape is expected to evolve alongside this trend.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

  • Definition
  • Origins of the Security Problem
  • Not Just a Theoretical Issue
    • U.S. Cyber Emergency Response Team Study: Technical Details of an Attack and the Value of Intelligence

Market Trend

  • Maturing, but Accelerating, ICS Security Market
    • Regulatory Compliance Pressure Having Limited Impact on Spend
  • Market Structure Trend
    • Specialist ICS Security Tool Providers
    • Cross-Platform Security Providers
    • ICS Providers Stand-Alone Security Tools
    • Merger and Acquisition Activity Expected to Increase
  • Technology Trend
    • Different Technology Approaches to Secure ICS
    • Identity and Access Management

Contrarian View

  • Major Acceleration of Attacks on ICS Could Lead to Acceleration of Spend Triggered by New Legislation

Vendors to Watch

  • Bayshore Networks
  • Belden
  • Check Point Software Technologies
  • Digital Bond
  • GE
  • Honeywell
  • Lofty Perch
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Owl Computing Technologies
  • Red Tiger Security
  • Savant Protection
  • SecurityMatters
  • Waterfall Security Solutions
  • Wurldtech

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