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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management


Security and risk management leaders are implementing and expanding SIEM to improve early targeted attack detection and response. Advanced users seek SIEM with advanced profiling, analytics and response features.

Published: 04 December 2017

ID: G00315428

Analyst(s): Kelly Kavanagh , Toby Bussa

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • AlienVault
    • BlackStratus
    • Dell Technologies (RSA)
    • EventTracker
    • Exabeam
    • FireEye
    • Fortinet
    • IBM
    • LogRhythm
    • ManageEngine
    • McAfee
    • Micro Focus (ArcSight)
    • Micro Focus (NetIQ)
    • Rapid7
    • Securonix
    • SolarWinds
    • Splunk
    • Trustwave
    • Venustech
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

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


Market Overview

  • SIEM Vendor Landscape
    • Customer Requirements — Security Monitoring and Compliance Reporting for Systems, Users, Data and Applications
    • Scalability
    • SIEM Services
    • SIEM Alternatives

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  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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