Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Cloud-Based Secure Web Gateways

Published: 09 December 2020

ID: G00465192

Analyst(s): John Watts , Lawrence Orans


This research analyzes five critical capabilities of cloud-based SWGs across three common use cases. Security and risk management leaders buying a cloud-based SWG product should use this research to determine the vendors that best meet their requirements.

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What You Need to Know


  • Barracuda Networks
  • Cisco
  • ContentKeeper
  • Forcepoint
  • iboss
  • McAfee
  • Menlo Security
  • Netskope
  • Sangfor
  • Symantec
  • Zscaler
  • Advanced Threat Defense
  • Cloud Service
  • CASB
  • DLP
  • Advanced Functionality
  • Monitoring and Visibility
  • Malware Detection and Advanced Threat Defense
  • Connect Offices and Mobile Workers

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