Gartner Research

Pros and Cons of SaaS Anti-spam Solutions

Published: 14 November 2006

ID: G00143466

Analyst(s): Peter Firstbrook


IT organizations shopping for a spam and virus filtering solution are often confronted by the decision to buy software, appliances or software as a service. Organizations should focus their initial solution analysis on meeting business requirements, not preconceptions about the delivery model.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Prediction
  • Introduction
  • Appliance Pros and Cons
    • Pros
    • Cons
  • Service Provider Pros and Cons
    • Pros
    • Cons
  • Cost Comparison

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