Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Information technology (IT) security is an ongoing concern for all businesses. Consumer and business reliance on computing technology has increased over the past five years, as new technologies have allowed significant increases in productivity. The increasing accessibility of broadband internet means that businesses now engage in large levels of data transfer, and often this data can be accessed from anywhere. This has helped facilitate the rise of ‘big data', a phenomenon in which many businesses have been able to gather large amounts of personal and proprietary data, which is typically sensitive and intended to be confidential. 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 involve the prevention of electronic data security breaches. As IT systems become increasingly important for business operations, industry players will work to arm businesses against both internal and external cyber threats.
Managed security services
Managed security services make up the largest product segment. This segment includes a range of security services that industry players provide and consult on, such as firewall maintenance, automated software patching and endpoint security client software. This segment has grown in sophistication and relative size over the past five years, with new technologies requiring new security and vulnerability management platforms... purchase to read more