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Innovation Insight for Cloud Endpoint Protection Platforms

Published: 17 April 2019

ID: G00346141

Analyst(s): Peter Firstbrook


Endpoint protection from the cloud will replace traditional EPP and EDR architectures in the mainstream enterprise market, but not all SaaS solutions are built for cloud. Security and risk management leaders should seek solutions that are cloud-native to gain a long-term technical advantage.

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  • Definition
  • Description
  • Benefits and Uses *
    • Adoption Rate
  • Risks *
  • Evaluation Factors
  • Cloud EPP and EDR Alternatives
  • Recommendations
  • Representative Providers

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