Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for E-Mail Security Boundaries

Published: 11 September 2008

ID: G00160125

Analyst(s): Peter Firstbrook , Arabella Hallawell


The e-mail security market is maturing, but speed and breadth of spam detection, and management and reporting capabilities, continue to differentiate vendors.

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
    • Barracuda Networks
    • BorderWare Technologies
    • Cisco/IronPort
    • Clearswift
    • Google/Postini
    • Marshal
    • McAfee
    • MessageLabs
    • Messaging Architects
    • Microsoft
    • MX Logic
    • PineApp
    • Proofpoint
    • Secure Computing
    • SonicWALL
    • Sophos
    • Symantec
    • Trend Micro
    • Webroot
    • Websense
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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