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Competitive Landscape: Secure Web Gateways

Published: 12 September 2017

ID: G00332575

Analyst(s): Lawrence Pingree , Ruggero Contu


The secure web gateway market is still transforming toward SaaS deployments as CASB and DNS services capabilities add new challenges to traditional providers. Technology strategic planners must pay attention to these new concepts to compete effectively in the future "as-a-service" market.

Table Of Contents


  • Market Definition
  • Competitive Situation and Trends
    • Current Trends
    • Emerging Trends
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
    • The Secure Internet Gateway (SIG) Service Platform of the Future
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Barracuda Networks
    • Cisco
    • Forcepoint
    • iboss
    • McAfee (Formerly Intel Security)
    • Sophos
    • Symantec (Formerly Blue Coat)
    • Trend Micro
    • Trustwave
    • Webroot
    • Zscaler
  • Other Notable Secure Web Gateway Providers
  • Notable Secure DNS Resolver Providers
  • References and Methodology
  • Definitions

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