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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms, 2007


The stand-alone antivirus market has been replaced with a broader suite of defensive technologies supported by an extensible management platform that can subsume horizontal products, such as data protection and device management capabilities.

Published: 21 December 2007

ID: G00153291

Analyst(s): Peter Firstbrook , Arabella Hallawell, John Girard, Neil MacDonald

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 Strengths and Cautions
    • BigFix
    • Bit9
    • CA
    • Check Point Software Technologies
    • eEye Digital Security
    • F-Secure
    • IBM
    • Kaspersky Lab
    • LANDesk
    • McAfee
    • Microsoft
    • Panda Security
    • Sophos
    • Symantec
    • Trend Micro
    • Webroot Software
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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