Gartner Research

Gartner Invest Analyst Insight: Cloud and Office 365 Drive Strong Proofpoint Results

Published: 21 October 2016

ID: G00318960

Analyst(s): Frank Marsala


Proofpoint posted a solid result for 3Q16, with revenue exceeding expectations and with growth at 44.3%. We believe Proofpoint has two drivers that need to be noted — transition to cloud-based services and adoption of Office 365 — and we expect the company's momentum will continue.

Table Of Contents

Company Impact

Essential Insight

©2021 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.