Network Security

Cybersecurity has become an extremely relevant and pressing issue with the passing of time, and is only about to increase in importance. All organizations have sensitive data that needs to be protected to maintain the organization’s edge in technology, IP, business innovation and most importantly, their customers. Virtually every industry, from banking/financial services, telecommunications, healthcare, technology, retail, manufacturing services, and public sector either have or critically need to have network security solutions in place to protect their networks and systems from internal or external harm.

Frost & Sullivan’s Information Technology research and consulting programs look at conventional and unconventional technologies, with specific focus on top-level potential disruptors such as cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and IOT or the Internet of Things. In the Network Security market, we look at, among other segments:

  • Infrastructure Security
  • Endpoint Security
  • Managed Security Services
  • Access Control
  • Vulnerability Research

We work closely with the world’s largest IT firms and upcoming disruptive start-ups to predict macro and micro trends related to products, services, technology and business models that can define growth. Tailored, customized solutions provide clients with the best strategies for growth, supported by the right key data points researched to meet the client’s needs and the specific engagement. Our research spans broadly across the sector and provides deep insights into specific markets in the most significant areas of IT and the IT industry.

  1. 11 Aug 2022  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Insights for CISOs—Improving Security Posture with CIAM

    3 Opportunities for CIAM to Enhance Business Value

    IAM systems are designed to identify, authenticate, and authorize identities; enabling approved users and devices to access hardware, software, or other resources. The sub-segments within IAM include access management for workforce, customers, and non-human identities (machines, bots, IoT and other connected devices), identity governance administra...

  2. 23 Mar 2022  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Insights for CISOs—Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA)

    5 Opportunities to Navigate the New Identity-Based Perimeters and Ensure Future Growth Potential with ZTNA

    There is no denying that the cybersecurity industry has a rapid and ever-changing pace of its own. On top of it, the outbreak of COVID-19 accelerated some very significant changes: numerous employees are now working remotely, companies are undertaking digital transformation initiatives, and many applications are being moved to the cloud. In this co...

  3. 11 Mar 2022  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global TLS Certificates Market for Email, Digital Signatures, IoT and Other Use Cases—Forecast to 2026

    Rising Cyber Threats, Connected Devices and Regulatory Requirements Necessitate TLS Certificate Adoption

    A transport layer security (TLS) certificate includes a pair of electronic encryption keys—one public key and one private key—that encrypts data and identifies the owner of a domain, device, software, document, and other electronic information. A digital certificate assures the sender's authenticity and the message's integrity to the end user. ...

  4. 03 Mar 2022  |  Global  |  Frost Radar

    Frost Radar™: Global Holistic Transport Layer Security (TLS) Certificate Market, 2022

    A Benchmarking System to Spark Companies to Action—Innovation that Fuels New Deal Flow and Growth Pipelines

    The holistic TLS certificate market includes certificates used for web applications, email security, digital signatures, Internet of Things (IoT), and other public key infrastructure (PKI) use cases. This market is continuously evolving, and creating new use cases and applications for TLS certificates helps market leaders maintain a competitive edg...

  5. 18 Feb 2022  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Cloud Workload Protection (CWP) Growth Opportunities

    Increasing Demand for “Shift Left” Security is Driving the Future Growth Potential of CWP Solutions

    The global cloud workload protection market is undergoing a digital transformation, with companies worldwide gradually moving their infrastructure to the cloud. The rise in the adoption of cloud computing and the ineffectiveness of legacy security solutions have presented growth opportunities for the global cloud workload protection market, which i...

  6. 09 Feb 2022  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Security Priorities in the COVID Era—An IT Decision Maker’s Perspective, 2020–2021

    Highlights from the 2020 IT Decision Makers Survey and the 2020 Global Cloud User Survey

    COVID-19 has brought about major changes for companies and industries globally. Numerous employees work remotely, companies increasingly pursue digital transformation initiatives, and more applications are being moved to the cloud. Within this context, what role does security play for IT decision makers This study analyzes two major Frost & Sulliva...

  7. 21 Jan 2022  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Insights for CISOs: 2021 Annual Compendium

    An Actionable Guide to Help CISOs in their Selection of Security Solutions in the COVID-19 Era

    2020 was a turning point for virtually every industry and human activity – cybersecurity was no exception. The migration to the cloud, the acceleration of digital transformation in many companies, the growing number of vulnerabilities, and the evolution of attacks have confronted Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) with significant chall...

  8. 24 Dec 2021  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Insights for CISOs: Extended Detection and Response (XDR)

    3 Opportunities to Grow Security Operations Efficiency with XDR

    The pace of cybersecurity evolution accelerated over the past decade. What was once perceived as a box-ticking exercise became a business enabler. The main driver for this paradigm shift is the massive increase in the number and severity of cyberattacks on organizations, including small and medium-sized businesses. Typically, point cybersecurit...

  9. 23 Dec 2021  |  Global  |  Frost Radar

    Frost Radar™: Secure Web Gateways, 2021

    A Benchmarking System to Spark Companies to Action—Innovation that Fuels New Deal Flow and Growth Pipelines

    Web-borne threats are second to email as the major threat vector for cyberattacks. It is the hacker favorite for command and control. More organizations are conducting business online and web access has become a critical component. Internet traffic increased drastically driven in large part because of the surging work-from-home trend. In the la...

  10. 21 Dec 2021  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Secure Web Gateway Growth Opportunities

    Response to COVID-19 Accelerates Cloud Migration and Increases Web Traffic

    This Frost & Sullivan report analyzes the global secure web gateway (SWG) market. Web-borne threats are second to email as the major threat vector for cyberattacks. It is the hacker’s favorite for command and control. More organizations are conducting business online and web access has become a critical component. There has been a drastic inc...