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Market Share Analysis: Unified Threat Management (SMB Multifunction Firewalls), Worldwide, 2016

Published: 07 June 2017

ID: G00324270

Analyst(s): Lawrence Pingree


The UTM market grew by 12.7%, from $2 billion in 2015 to $2.3 billion in 2016, with the strongest growth in the MENA, Greater China and Emerging Asia/Pacific regions. Technology strategic planners must augment execution plans to be more successful against leading providers.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • 2016 Market Performance
  • Global Buying Behaviors in 2016
    • Marketing and Security Detection Shifts Toward Ransomware Throughout 2016
    • Cloud Adoption and Cloud-Based Management Consoles
    • Customers Continue to Prefer Consolidated Technologies That Have Multiproduct Functionality
  • Regional Market Segment Performance

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • Fortinet
  • Check Point
  • Sophos
  • SonicWall (formerly Dell SonicWall)
  • Cisco
  • WatchGuard
  • Huawei
  • Venustech
  • Juniper Networks

Notable Mergers and Acquisitions

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