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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Security Services, Worldwide


Security and risk management leaders considering managed security services should use this Magic Quadrant to help identify and evaluate providers with effective threat detection and compliance capabilities, and their ability to deliver services globally.

Published: 26 January 2017

ID: G00299064

Analyst(s): Toby Bussa , Kelly Kavanagh , Sid Deshpande

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • AT&T
    • Atos
    • BAE Systems
    • BT
    • CenturyLink
    • CSC
    • HCL Technologies
    • HPE
    • IBM
    • NTT Security
    • Orange Business Services
    • SecureWorks
    • Symantec
    • Trustwave
    • Verizon
    • Wipro
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Inclusion Criteria
  • Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

  • MSS Portfolio
  • Threat Intelligence, Incident Response and Advanced Analytics
    • Threat Intelligence Capabilities and Services
    • Incident Response Capabilities and Services
    • Advanced Analytics Capabilities
  • Pricing Models
  • Service-Level Agreements
  • MSSP Landscape
    • MSSP Market Activity in 2016
    • MSSPs Not Evaluated in the Magic Quadrant

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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