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Solution Comparison for Endpoint Detection and Response Technologies and Solutions


Security and risk management technical professionals must select and deploy effective endpoint detection and response tools as part of a complete cybersecurity strategy. This document provides a detailed comparison of five market leaders in the space.

Published: 31 January 2020

ID: G00379502

Analyst(s): Jon Amato Augusto Barros

Table Of Contents

Solution Comparison

  • EDR Tool Management
  • SOC Operations
  • Threat Hunting
  • Incident Response

Solution Assessments

  • Carbon Black Predictive Security Cloud
    • Strengths
    • Weaknesses
  • CrowdStrike Falcon Endpoint Protection
    • Strengths
    • Weaknesses
  • Cybereason Endpoint Detection & Response
    • Strengths
    • Weaknesses
  • Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection
    • Strengths
    • Weaknesses
  • Tanium Endpoint Detection & Response
    • Strengths
    • Weaknesses

Additional Guidance

  • Identify the Optimal EDR Metadata Storage Scheme for Your Needs
  • Identify Your Use Case
  • Managed Detection and Response
  • Integration With Other Security Tools

Methodology and Criteria

  • Methodology
    • Criteria

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