Gartner Information Technology Research

Gartner Magic Quadrant for E-Mail Security Boundary, 2006


The e-mail security boundary market continues to be a crowded one. Spam and virus filtering are becoming commodities, and buyers must look at high-end features to find significant differentiation.

Published: 25 September 2006

ID: G00142431

Analyst(s): Peter Firstbrook, Arabella Hallawell

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
    • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Comments
    • Barracuda Networks
    • BorderWare Technologies
    • Clearswift
    • IronPort Systems
    • Marshal
    • McAfee
    • MessageLabs
    • Microsoft
    • Postini
    • Proofpoint
    • Secure Computing
    • Sendmail
    • SonicWALL
    • Sophos
    • SurfControl
    • Symantec
    • Trend Micro
    • Tumbleweed Communications
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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