Gartner Research

Market Guide for Network Access Control

Published: 31 July 2018

ID: G00332886

Analyst(s): Claudio Neiva , Lawrence Orans


NAC vendors are emphasizing the discovery and profiling of IoT devices. However, profiling and enforcing policies for traditional IT devices are still the primary drivers for NAC today. Security and risk management leaders should map business drivers and capabilities offered by vendors.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

  • Market Description
    • Pure-Play NAC Vendors
    • Network Infrastructure Vendors

Market Direction

Market Analysis

Representative Vendors

  • Market Introduction
  • Vendor Profiles
    • Auconet
    • Cisco Systems
    • Extreme Networks
    • ForeScout Technologies
    • Fortinet (Bradford Networks)
    • Genians
    • Hewlett Packard Enterprise (Aruba)
    • Impulse
    • InfoExpress
    • IntelliGo Networks
    • Inverse (Packet Fence)
    • Open Cloud Factory
    • Portnox
    • Pulse Secure

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