Gartner Research

Emerging Technology Analysis: SOAR Solutions

Published: 07 December 2018

ID: G00372967

Analyst(s): Eric Ahlm


SOAR technologies promise to bring about automation, consistency and efficiencies in security operations centers beyond what is possible in SIEM today. Technology product managers at SOAR providers must understand the real value they bring to buyers, or face competition from evolving SIEM providers.

Table Of Contents


  • Technology Description
    • The Three Value Categories of SOAR Solutions
  • Technology Adoption
    • Factors That Will Drive Adoption
    • Factors That Will Inhibit Adoption
  • Technology Impact
    • SIEM
    • IR Tools
    • IT Operations Management Software
    • Integrated Risk Management (IRM) Platforms
  • Vendors of Interest
  • References

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