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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Security Services, Worldwide


Managed security services is a market that is diversifying to meet the demands of a wide range of buyers. Security and risk management leaders should identify providers best aligned to their requirements, security maturity, and organization’s vertical, size, and geographic footprint.

Published: 02 May 2019

ID: G00354867

Analyst(s): Toby Bussa , Kelly Kavanagh , Sid Deshpande, Pete Shoard

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Alert Logic
    • AT&T
    • Atos
    • BAE Systems
    • Capgemini
    • CenturyLink
    • Fujitsu
    • IBM
    • NTT
    • Secureworks
    • Symantec
    • Trustwave
    • Verizon
    • Wipro
  • 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

  • Core Services for Detection and Response, Against a Broadening MSS Market
  • Threats No Longer Target Only On-Premises IT
  • The Segmentation of the MSS Market Is Increasing
  • Mobile Apps Are Emerging, but Portals Are Still Important
  • MSS Is Starting to Be SOAR-Powered

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  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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