Thursday 23 April 2015, Amsterdam
The report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Endpoint Security Market: Kaspersky Lab ZAO, McAfee Inc., Sophos Ltd., Symantec Corp. and Trend Micro Inc.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Avast Software, AVG Technologies, Check Point Software Technologies, Cisco Systems, ESET, eEye Digital Security, F-Secure, Fortinet, IBM, Microsoft, Panda Security and SafeNet.
The report said: “The growing demand for integrated endpoint security suites is one of the major trends in the market. End-users prefer vendors offering integrated and converged security suites over those providing different security suites.”
According to the report, increased usage of mobile devices is one of the major drivers of this market. High dependency on mobile devices for e-commerce, bill payment, and access to social networking sites has increased the need for advanced security on these devices to protect personal information.
Further, the report states that the availability of inexpensive security solutions is one of the major challenges in the market. Quite contrary to the paid solutions, inexpensive and free security solutions offer advanced features such as anti-rootkit scan, backup, firewall, and email scanning with improved functionalities.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.