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Emerging Technology Analysis: Machine Learning Log Analysis Disrupts Traditional SIEM Buying Models

Published: 11 October 2019

ID: G00432868

Analyst(s): Eric Ahlm


Machine-learning-based log analysis solutions are offering new approaches in how raw log and event data can be turned into more actionable intelligence about security events. Product managers need to understand the impact on the SIEM market.

Table Of Contents


  • Technology Description
  • Technology Impact
    • ML-Based Log Analysis Solutions Positioned to Appeal to SIEM Buyers
  • Technology Adoption
    • High-Yield ROI Against SIEM Costing

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