Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Information technology (IT) security is an ongoing concern for all businesses. The heavy reliance on computers for achieving most office tasks has been accepted since the beginning of the millennium. Over the past five years, Australian businesses' reliance on computing technology has increased as new technologies have allowed them to increase their productivity significantly. The increasing accessibility of broadband internet means that businesses now engage in large levels of data transfer. This has helped facilitate the rise of ‘big data', where many businesses have been able to gather large amounts of data that can be sensitive. Furthermore, the introduction of smartphones has allowed much of this data to be accessed nearly anywhere... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The majority of industry services revolve around the prevention of electronic data compromise. As IT systems becomes increasing important for business operations, industry players work to arm businesses against both internal and external cyber threats using a number of methods.
Managed security services
IBISWorld expects that managed security services are the largest product segment, accounting for 35.8% of industry revenue in 2012-13. This segment includes a range of security services that industry players both consult in and provide, such as firewall maintenance, automated software patching and endpoint security client software... purchase to read more