Gartner Research

Market Guide for Endpoint Detection and Response Solutions

Published: 09 November 2017

ID: G00321729

Analyst(s): Peter Firstbrook


The EDR market is rapidly converging with the endpoint protection platform market; however, both areas will continue to coexist for the next three years. Security and risk management leaders need platform-based solutions that provide all aspects of adaptive security architecture.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

  • Detect Security Incidents
  • Investigate Security Incidents
  • Contain the Incident at the Endpoint
  • Remediate Endpoints to a Preinfection State

Market Direction

Market Analysis

  • Market Trends in 2018
  • Longer-Term Trends
  • Critical Capabilities for Consideration in Buying Decisions
    • Infrastructure
    • Architectural Considerations
    • Detection
    • Investigation
    • Containment and Remediation

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