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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Network Intrusion Prevention System Appliances, 2H05


The network intrusion prevention system appliance market is in a period of maturity and consolidation. A smaller group of vendors are getting an increasing percentage of the market, but the evolving threat means that those that fail to maintain innovation ahead of market demands will be left behind.

Published: 30 November 2005

ID: G00133189

Analyst(s): Greg Young, John Pescatore

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
    • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Comments
    • 3Com (TippingPoint)
    • Check Point Software Technologies
    • Cisco Systems
    • DeepNines
    • Internet Security Systems
    • Juniper Networks
    • McAfee
    • NFR Security
    • NitroSecurity
    • Radware
    • Reflex Security
    • Sourcefire
    • StillSecure
    • Symantec
    • Top Layer Networks
    • V-Secure Technologies
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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