Gartner Research

Market Guide for Cloud Access Security Brokers

Published: 22 October 2015

ID: G00274053

Analyst(s): Neil MacDonald , Brian Lowans , Craig Lawson


The cloud access security broker market is rapidly evolving, with vendors providing a wide range of security features and multiple delivery options. CASB is a required security platform for organizations using cloud services, and security leaders should use this research to shortlist CASB providers.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

  • Enterprise Integration
  • Cross-Over Technologies in CASB
    • DLP and DCAP
    • Security Analytics and UEBA
    • Encryption and Tokenization

Market Direction

Market Analysis

Representative Vendors

  • Bitglass
  • Blue Coat Systems (Perspecsys)
  • CensorNet
  • CipherCloud
  • CloudLock
  • Elastica
  • FireLayers
  • Imperva
  • Microsoft (Adallom)
  • Netskope
  • Palerra
  • Palo Alto Networks
  • Skyhigh Networks
  • Vaultive

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