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Market Trends: SIEM Providers Using Analytics as a Competitive Edge

Published: 28 February 2017

ID: G00317577

Analyst(s): Eric Ahlm


Behavioral analytics has given rise to many emerging markets, such as UEBA. SIEM providers hold the keys to the mass of useful security data to be analyzed. SIEM technology product management leaders are advancing their analytics capabilities, and emerging providers are challenging the SIEM market.

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Market Trend

  • The SIEM Market Is Moving en Masse to Incorporate Data Science Capabilities
  • SIEM Solutions Stumbling on Methods to Articulate the Value of Their Data Science Solutions
  • SIEM Tools Struggle to Scale Down-Market
  • UEBA and Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Providers Emerge to Compete With SIEM Solutions on Certain Use Cases
  • Buyer Trend
    • Buyers Are Evaluating: Invest More in SIEM, or Seek an Alternative Threat Detection Solution
  • Technology Trend
    • How Analytics Fulfills the Need for Investigation Speed
    • SIEM Providers Adding Additional Response Orchestration Capabilities

Contrarian View

  • If SIEM Providers Offer a Down-Market Solution, Emerging Analytic Platform Providers May Lose Market Momentum

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