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Gartner Peer Insights ‘Lessons Learned’: Implementing Cloud Workload Protection Platforms

Published: 18 May 2020

ID: G00467375

Analyst(s): Peer Contributors


Cloud workload protection platforms provide consistent visibility and control over physical and virtual machines, containers, and serverless workloads, regardless of location. Security and risk management leaders can learn from their peers’ implementation experience shared on Gartner Peer Insights.

Table Of Contents


Peer Lessons Learned

  • Lesson 1: Approach Vendor Selection Diligently
  • Lesson 2: Test the Product’s Capabilities and Prioritize Community Support
  • Lesson 3: Plan Rigorously and Involve Stakeholders Before Implementation
  • Lesson 4: Adopt a Methodical and Assiduous Approach During Implementation
  • Methodology

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