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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Data Protection


Mobile data protection products secure data on movable devices that can leave the office, including notebooks, PDAs and smartphones. Buyers want products that work equivalently across multiple platforms, need minimal support, provide for common policies and extend protections to removable media.

Published: 23 September 2008

ID: G00161089

Analyst(s): John Girard , Ray Wagner

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
    • Client Concerns for 2008
    • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Inclusion Criteria
    • Exclusion Criteria
    • Vendors Considered but Not Included in the 2008 Magic Quadrant
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • BeCrypt
    • Check Point Software Technologies
    • Credant Technologies
    • GuardianEdge Technologies
    • Information Security Corporation
    • McAfee
    • Mobile Armor
    • PGP
    • SafeNet
    • Secuware
    • Sybase iAnywhere
    • Utimaco Safeware
    • Wave Systems
    • WinMagic
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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