Welcome!

News Feed Item

Analysis of the Global Unified Threat Management (UTM) and Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) Market



 

NEW YORK, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Analysis of the Global Unified Threat Management (UTM) and Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) Market
http://www.reportlinker.com/p02051383/Analysis-of-the-Global-Unified-Thr...

Flexible Products Deliver Superior Protection and Customer Value


Executive Summary

•Demand for effective and efficient network security solutions only continues to grow as data security breaches increase in frequency and impact, and as regulatory requirements continue to change.
•The network firewall has emerged as the cornerstone of an IT organization's information security infrastructure but is also undergoing a period of rapid and forced evolution in recent years.
•In particular, the effectiveness of stateful firewalls has been challenged in the modern cyber threat climate.
•With stateful firewalls (also called legacy firewalls when referring to stateful-only firewalls, lacking next generation functionality) no longer being the end-all in perimeter defense, demand for the "next generation" of network firewalls is gaining market momentum.
•The initial attempt at improving firewall functionality, called Unified Threat Management (UTM), sought to improve security by integrating multiple security technologies into a single network appliance.
•Unfortunately, the consolidation of several security tools into a single network device introduced performance degradation that makes the UTM solution less feasible for use in environments requiring consistent and high network throughput along with complex or numerous security policies and rules.
•More recently, vendors have developed Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) products designed to address a major weakness in the inspection process of stateful firewalls.
•As many of the modern cyber threats are designed to piggyback on legitimate application-layer network traffic, their malicious payloads bypass stateful firewall inspection mechanisms. NGFW's overcome this blind spot by identifying and controlling application traffic.
•The commonly accepted definition of NGFW also includes the integration of Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) capabilities. However, network firewalls have historically been considered devices that enforce "entry-and-exit" policies.
•As a result, the integration of IPS for threat inspection raises questions about the future role of the single function network firewall.
•This consideration, along with other factors such as performance impact and cost, have an impact on the way that firewalls are sold, where in the network topology they are deployed, who they are sold to, and customer expectations.
•This new and expanded definition of a network firewall has introduced a level of uncertainty for firewall vendors and customers alike.


CEO's Perspective

This is an important strategic market for security vendors and network infrastructure manufacturers. Customers prefer to purchase security and IT solutions from a single provider whenever possible.
Businesses are continually challenged to do more with less. Firewalls must be intuitive to deploy and manage in order for businesses to reap the most value from their firewall investment.
Firewall requirements will vary widely in terms of performance, cost, and features depending on the size of the organization, placement within the network, and risk management objectives.
Security threats and enterprise technologies only continue to change; firewall vendors must provide a high degree of flexibility in their products to allow for changing security requirements and regulations.

Purpose of the Research

•This report provides an analysis of the market for NGFW including:
oThree years of historical market sizing including base year 2013 and five years of market forecast
oMarket shares for the market participants
oMarket description and market trends
oDrivers and restraints
oIndividual company profiles of the market participants
•Segments of the market to be analyzed include:
oBy product type
oBy geography
oBy customer type
oBy distribution channel


Key Questions this Study will Answer

What firewall functionality is required for use in data center, enterprise, and small and medium size businesses (SMB)?
What product development strategies offer an optimal balance of security efficacy and cost efficiency?
Why do businesses invest in new firewalls? What factors influence customers' purchasing decisions?
What regional or vertical markets are most interested in firewalls?
Which firewall vendors are leading the market and why?
What product and marketing strategies will lead to future growth in the firewall market and the broader security industry?
Executive Summary
Market Overview
Total UTM and NGFW Market
External Challenges: Drivers and Restraints
Forecast and Trends
Market Share and Competitive Analysis
Industry Challenges and Trends
SMB Segment Breakdown
Enterprise Segment Breakdown
Data Center Segment Breakdown
The Last Word
Vendor Profiles
Appendix


List of Figures

Total UTM and NGFW Market: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2013
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Product Definitions by Functionality, Global, 2013
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Key Market Drivers, Global, 2014–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Key Market Restraints, Global, 2014–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast, Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Average Price for Products, Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Region, Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Revenue Forecast, North America, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Revenue Forecast, EMEA, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Revenue Forecast, LATAM, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel, Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Segment,
Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Revenue Forecast by Vertical Market, Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Revenue Forecast by Product, Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Percent Revenue Forecast by Product,
Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: UTM Product Revenue Forecast, Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: NGFW Product Revenue Forecast, Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Stateful Firewall Product Revenue Forecast,
Global, 2010–2018
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Percent of Revenue, Global, 2012–2013
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Competitive Structure, Global, 2013
Total UTM and NGFW Market: SWOT Analysis, Global, 2013
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Competitive Factors and Assessment, Global, 2013
Total UTM and NGFW Market: Competitive Landscape, Global, 2013
Industry Challenge Impact on UTM and NGFW Market, Global, 2013–2018
SMB Segment: Percent Sales Breakdown, Global, 2013
SMB Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2013
SMB Segment: Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast, Global, 2010–2018
Average Price for UTM and NGFW, SMB Segment: Global, 2010–2018
SMB Segment: Percent of Revenue, Global, 2013
SMB Segment: Competitive Structure, Global, 2013
SMB Segment: Competitive Landscape, Global, 2013
Enterprise Segment: Percent Sales Breakdown, Global, 2013
Enterprise Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2013
Enterprise Segment: Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast, Global, 2010–2018
Average Price for UTM and NGFW, Enterprise Segment: Global, 2010–2018
Enterprise Segment: Percent of Revenue, Global, 2013
Enterprise Segment: Competitive Structure, Global, 2013
Enterprise Segment: Competitive Landscape, Global, 2013
Data Center Segment: Percent Sales Breakdown, Global, 2013
Data Center Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, Global, 2013
Data Center Segment: Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast, Global, 2010–2018
Average Price for UTM and NGFW, Data Center Segment: Global, 2010–2018
Data Center Segment: Percent of Revenue, Global, 2013
Data Center Segment: Competitive Structure, Global, 2013
Data Center Segment: Competitive Landscape, Global, 2013


To order this report: Analysis of the Global Unified Threat Management (UTM) and Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) Market
http://www.reportlinker.com/p02051383/Analysis-of-the-Global-Unified-Thr...



__________________________
Contact Clare: [email protected]
US: (339)-368-6001
Intl: +1 339-368-6001

SOURCE Reportlinker

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
Big Data engines are powering a lot of service businesses right now. Data is collected from users from wearable technologies, web behaviors, purchase behavior as well as several arbitrary data points we’d never think of. The demand for faster and bigger engines to crunch and serve up the data to services is growing exponentially. You see a LOT of correlation between “Cloud” and “Big Data” but on Big Data and “Hybrid,” where hybrid hosting is the sanest approach to the Big Data Infrastructure pro...
All organizations that did not originate this moment have a pre-existing culture as well as legacy technology and processes that can be more or less amenable to DevOps implementation. That organizational culture is influenced by the personalities and management styles of Executive Management, the wider culture in which the organization is situated, and the personalities of key team members at all levels of the organization. This culture and entrenched interests usually throw a wrench in the work...
Hardware virtualization and cloud computing allowed us to increase resource utilization and increase our flexibility to respond to business demand. Docker Containers are the next quantum leap - Are they?! Databases always represented an additional set of challenges unique to running workloads requiring a maximum of I/O, network, CPU resources combined with data locality.
In his General Session at DevOps Summit, Asaf Yigal, Co-Founder & VP of Product at Logz.io, will explore the value of Kibana 4 for log analysis and will give a real live, hands-on tutorial on how to set up Kibana 4 and get the most out of Apache log files. He will examine three use cases: IT operations, business intelligence, and security and compliance. This is a hands-on session that will require participants to bring their own laptops, and we will provide the rest.
"We're bringing out a new application monitoring system to the DevOps space. It manages large enterprise applications that are distributed throughout a node in many enterprises and we manage them as one collective," explained Kevin Barnes, President of eCube Systems, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at DevOps at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
In his General Session at 16th Cloud Expo, David Shacochis, host of The Hybrid IT Files podcast and Vice President at CenturyLink, investigated three key trends of the “gigabit economy" though the story of a Fortune 500 communications company in transformation. Narrating how multi-modal hybrid IT, service automation, and agile delivery all intersect, he will cover the role of storytelling and empathy in achieving strategic alignment between the enterprise and its information technology.
Buzzword alert: Microservices and IoT at a DevOps conference? What could possibly go wrong? In this Power Panel at DevOps Summit, moderated by Jason Bloomberg, the leading expert on architecting agility for the enterprise and president of Intellyx, panelists peeled away the buzz and discuss the important architectural principles behind implementing IoT solutions for the enterprise. As remote IoT devices and sensors become increasingly intelligent, they become part of our distributed cloud enviro...
In their general session at 16th Cloud Expo, Michael Piccininni, Global Account Manager - Cloud SP at EMC Corporation, and Mike Dietze, Regional Director at Windstream Hosted Solutions, reviewed next generation cloud services, including the Windstream-EMC Tier Storage solutions, and discussed how to increase efficiencies, improve service delivery and enhance corporate cloud solution development. Michael Piccininni is Global Account Manager – Cloud SP at EMC Corporation. He has been engaged in t...
With major technology companies and startups seriously embracing IoT strategies, now is the perfect time to attend @ThingsExpo 2016 in New York. Learn what is going on, contribute to the discussions, and ensure that your enterprise is as "IoT-Ready" as it can be! Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, is co-located with 20th Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry p...
@DevOpsSummit at Cloud taking place June 6-8, 2017, at Javits Center, New York City, is co-located with the 20th International Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long developm...
"LinearHub provides smart video conferencing, which is the Roundee service, and we archive all the video conferences and we also provide the transcript," stated Sunghyuk Kim, CEO of LinearHub, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
A look across the tech landscape at the disruptive technologies that are increasing in prominence and speculate as to which will be most impactful for communications – namely, AI and Cloud Computing. In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, Curtis Peterson, VP of Operations at RingCentral, will highlight the current challenges of these transformative technologies and share strategies for preparing your organization for these changes. This “view from the top” will outline the latest trends and developm...
Things are changing so quickly in IoT that it would take a wizard to predict which ecosystem will gain the most traction. In order for IoT to reach its potential, smart devices must be able to work together. Today, there are a slew of interoperability standards being promoted by big names to make this happen: HomeKit, Brillo and Alljoyn. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Adam Justice, vice president and general manager of Grid Connect, will review what happens when smart devices don’t work togethe...
When you focus on a journey from up-close, you look at your own technical and cultural history and how you changed it for the benefit of the customer. This was our starting point: too many integration issues, 13 SWP days and very long cycles. It was evident that in this fast-paced industry we could no longer afford this reality. We needed something that would take us beyond reducing the development lifecycles, CI and Agile methodologies. We made a fundamental difference, even changed our culture...
The 20th International Cloud Expo has announced that its Call for Papers is open. Cloud Expo, to be held June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, brings together Cloud Computing, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, Containers, Microservices and WebRTC to one location. With cloud computing driving a higher percentage of enterprise IT budgets every year, it becomes increasingly important to plant your flag in this fast-expanding business opportunity. Submit your speaking proposal ...