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Forecast Analysis: Information Security, Worldwide, 1Q15 Update

Published: 30 June 2015

ID: G00278414

Analyst(s): Sid Deshpande, Elizabeth Kim , Christian Canales , Ruggero Contu , Lawrence Pingree


Information security will see a CAGR of 8.0% through 2019. The downward adjustment was made mostly for 2015, from 7.6% to 7.1% growth, while the outer years remain largely unchanged. We expect a better outlook for segments such as security consulting, VPN/firewall equipment and IPS equipment.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Overall Information Security Market Is Forecast to Grow at 8.0% CAGR Through 2019
  • Refresh of Next-Generation Firewall Concepts Contributing to a Stronger Outlook for Firewall Revenue in 2015
  • Increased Forecast Growth for Consulting Services Due to Better-Than-Expected Performance in This Space by the Top Providers in 2014


  • Network Security Equipment
    • Company Adoption
    • Product Ecosystem
    • Product Features
  • Infrastructure Protection
    • Product Ecosystem
    • Product Features

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