Gartner Research

IT Key Metrics Data 2016: Key IT Security Measures: Security Priorities and Processes

Published: 14 December 2015

ID: G00291420

Analyst(s): Eric Stegman, Linda Hall, Shreya Futela, Disha Badlani

Summary

This research contains current year Information Technology (IT) security metrics on spending priorities and practices in place within the information technology security environment. Information provided was collected throughout 2015 from a global audience.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Overview
    • IT Key Metrics Data Research Background
    • IT Key Metrics Data Key IT Security Measures Overview
    • Using This Research
    • Gartner IT Key Metrics Data Series
    • IT Key Metrics Data Source
  • Information Technology (IT) Security Analysis Framework
  • Information Technology Security Analysis Demographics
  • Uncredentialed Devices
  • Formal IT Risk Assessments
  • Provision of Security Training for Employees
  • Password Change Policy
  • Conclusions
  • Appendix: Exploring Gartner's Prescriptive Benchmark Analytics Capabilities
    • Gartner Benchmark Analytics Select Case Studies

Gartner Recommended Reading

©2020 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.