Industry leader overtakes Symantec in policy and compliance market
Strategic Value Proposition:Tripwire is the only security
vendor fully committed to and deeply focused on the policy and
Superior Product Technology:Tripwire has accelerated
development investments to keep pace with the changing threat
environment. Tripwire Enterprise provides the broadest, deepest
library of built-in policies and benchmarks, and updates are made on a
continual basis to support changing regulatory requirements.
Customer Commitment:Tripwire is deeply committed to
customer success. Tripwire enterprise security solutions are designed
to support large enterprise deployments and are based on deep domain
expertise in security configuration management, vulnerability
management, and log and event management. The company has a solid
leadership team that has consistently demonstrated stability, growth
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Inc., a leading provider of advanced threat, security and compliance
solutions, today announced that the International Data Corporation (IDC)
annual “Worldwide Security and Vulnerability Management 2014-2018
Forecast and 2013 Vendor Shares” reportshows Tripwire rose to
the second position in the policy and compliance category. With 10.3
percent market share in this category, Tripwire’s market presence now
exceeds Symantec and is second only to IBM. Tripwire is also positioned
as one of the top five vendorsin the overall security and
vulnerability management (SVM) market — ahead of McAfee, NetIQ,
Symantec, Qualys, Rapid7 and Tenable Network Security.
Tripwire SVM solutions protect over a million critical servers and
endpoints, with more than 9,000 customers across 91 countries. More than
half of Fortune 500 companies trust Tripwire for their security and
compliance needs. Tripwire solutions protect many of the largest, most
sensitive networks in the world.
“We are absolutely thrilled to see IDC acknowledge Tripwire’s growing
leadership in the SVM market,” said Jim Johnson, CEO at Tripwire.
“Recognition of our leadership in this market from IDC validates the
efficacy of our solutions as well as our company vision and strategy.”
Tripwire’s distinguished market position is the result of three key
“Tripwire Enterprise is a great tool for monitoring file, server and
router changes in real-time,” said Noel Ormstrom, engineer for
PointRoll, Inc. “We use it to confirm that devices are in compliance
against a baseline template.”
IDC is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory
services and events for the information technology, telecommunications
and consumer technology markets. Its market forecasts help members of
the IT and investment communities make valuable decisions when
developing effective new business strategies. The IDC SVM forecast
provides an in-depth review of the security and vulnerability management
market, including the security management and vulnerability assessment
“The Security and Vulnerability Management market continues to grow
because organizations want solutions that can monitor, report, and
analyze diverse security information. Even better is when the analysis
can be put into context that is relevant to the company's environment",
said Charles Kolodgy, vice president of security products at IDC.
"Tripwire has brought together many components that allow enterprises to
improve their security decision making and have been rewarded in the
marketplace. In calendar year 2013 Tripwire was a top five vendor and
they are the largest company focused exclusively on the SVM market."
For more information on Tripwire’s award winning products, please visit: http://www.tripwire.com/products-and-needs/.
International Data Corporation (IDC) is the premier global provider of
market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information
technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets. IDC
helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment
community to make fact-based decisions on technology purchases and
business strategy. More than 1,000 IDC analysts provide global,
regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities
and trends in over 110 countries. In 2014, IDC celebrates its 50th
anniversary of providing strategic insights to help clients achieve
their key business objectives. IDC is a subsidiary of IDG,
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can learn more about IDC by visiting www.idc.com.
Tripwire is a leading provider of advanced threat, security and
compliance solutions that enable enterprises, service providers and
government agencies to confidently detect, prevent and respond to
cybersecurity threats. Tripwire solutions are based on high-fidelity
asset visibility and deep endpoint intelligence combined with
business-context and enable security automation through enterprise
integration. Tripwire’s portfolio of enterprise-class security solutions
and policy management, file
management and log
intelligence. Learn more at www.tripwire.com,
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Shelley Boose, 408-398-6987
Source: Tripwire, Inc.