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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management, 1Q07


Security information and event management functional requirements are rapidly changing as the technology is adopted broadly to solve compliance and security gaps. Ease of deployment and support and the ability to analyze more detail over a longer period have become key.

Published: 09 May 2007

ID: G00147559

Analyst(s): Mark Nicolett, Kelly Kavanagh

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
  • Changing Customer Requirements — The Rise of SIM and Log Management and New Buyers
  • Changing Vendor Landscape — The Rise of Large and Broad Vendors
  • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • ArcSight
    • CA
    • Cisco Systems
    • ExaProtect
    • High Tower
    • IBM
    • Intellitactics
    • LogLogic
    • LogRhythm
    • netForensics
    • NetIQ
    • Novell
    • OpenService
    • Q1 Labs
    • Quest Software
    • RSA (EMC)
    • SenSage
    • Symantec
    • Tenable Network Security
    • TriGeo
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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