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Forecast Analysis: Information Security, Worldwide, 3Q15 Update

Published: 15 January 2016

ID: G00296286

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


The overall information security market is forecast to grow at a 7.9% CAGR through 2019, which is a slight increase from the previous forecast of 7.4%. The largest revisions to the forecast came from the data loss prevention, intrusion prevention system equipment and VPN/firewall equipment segments.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Overall Information Security Market Is Forecast to Grow at a 7.9% CAGR Through 2019
  • DLP Market Continues to Grow at a Relatively Healthy Rate Through 2019
  • Upward Revision for IPS Forecast for 2015 and Beyond
  • Stronger Outlook for VPN/Firewall Equipment for 2015 and Beyond


  • Infrastructure Protection
    • Competitive Landscape
    • Technology Demand
  • Network Security Equipment
    • Adoption Rate
    • Life Cycles
  • Security Services
    • Purchase Style

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