Gartner Research

Market Guide for Cloud Access Security Brokers

Published: 24 October 2016

ID: G00293664

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


The cloud access security broker market is still rapidly evolving, with vendors providing a range of capabilities and delivery options to help secure usage of the cloud. Security leaders should use this research to understand the CASB market.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

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

Market Direction

Market Analysis

Representative Vendors

  • Bitglass
  • CensorNet
  • CipherCloud
  • Cisco CloudLock
  • FireLayers
  • Imperva
  • Microsoft (Adallom)
  • Netskope
  • Palerra
  • Palo Alto Networks
  • Skyhigh Networks
  • Symantec (Blue Coat)
    • Other CASB Vendors

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