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Worldwide Network Security Market Shares, 2018: SD-WAN Fuels UTM Sales

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Worldwide Network Security Market Shares, 2018: SD-WAN Fuels UTM Sales
Published: May 27, 2019 Content info: 19 Pages

This IDC study examines the market share of network security vendors in 2018 as well as the market forces that influenced their performances and the adoption of network security products.According to Chris Rodriguez, research manager for Cybersecurity Products at IDC, "The network represents the connective fabric that ties users, data, applications, computing systems, and resources. Although the underlying technologies are changing, network security remains a foundational component of any cybersecurity architecture. The ability to enforce policy and detect and block threats via the network is in universal demand."

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Product Code: US44778519

IDC Market Share Figure

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

  • SD-WAN
  • Micro-Segmentation, Zero Trust, and Workload Security
  • SD-Perimeter and Remote Access
  • Integration, Interoperability, and Modularity

Market Share

Who Shaped the Year

  • Cisco
  • Palo Alto Networks
  • Check Point
  • Fortinet
  • SonicWall

Market Context

  • Significant Market Developments
    • Palo Alto Networks Acquired RedLock and
    • Check Point Acquired Dome9
    • Fortinet Acquired ZoneFox


  • Company Revenue Modeling
    • Revenue Recognition
    • Immediate Recognition
    • Deferred Recognition
      • Subscription Revenue
      • Mergers and Acquisitions: "Backstreaming"
      • Calendar Versus Fiscal Years

Market Definition

  • Firewall Security Products
    • Unified Threat Management Security Products
    • Network Intrusion Detection and Prevention Security Products
    • Virtual Private Network Products

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