Endpoint security has become a major issue for small to large enterprises as well as educational and healthcare organizations. Keeping the end user point secure has become a great challenge as the number of mobile worker is gradually increasing and making the endpoints more vulnerable to security threats. The growing demand of Integrated Security Solutions for complete security and evolution in the cyber attacks and intrusion has also pushed the endpoint security market.
Endpoint security has gained importance because it can provide the ultimate protection on the user’s endpoint where the networks are vulnerable to cyber threats. Endpoint security is not only important for business but also for the individual consumers. As the individual user penetration has increased over the internet and more and more social networking websites are gaining foothold, consumer’s privacy is getting compromised. This has resulted in the need of an additional security solution that can be delivered by endpoint security products only. The technological advancement and innovations such as encryption methods, personal IPS/IDS, Patch & Configuration Management, Behavioral Blocking Software, and endpoint virtualization security has provided a technological edge to endpoint security. Endpoint security can be deployed in two ways, on-premise and cloud deployment. Major vendors in this market are offering cloud deployment as it is much economical and easy to maintain. Endpoint security products are now widely deployed by the enterprises
However the major challenge which is being faced by the companies is the lack of awareness among customers about the dedicated endpoint security solutions. Most of the customers are unaware of the solutions available and which solution is best for their requirement. However, most of the companies are trying to educate their customers for selecting the best possible solutions complementing their business model. The availability of cheap and free competitive software are also possessing challenge for the major security vendors.
The report on endpoint security analyses the overall market for endpoint security market based on technologies and services, deployment types, and professional services. The report provides an apt overview of adoption trend across regions of North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa, and Latin America.