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AEP Market Trends Report Part 1: Understanding The Market

AEP Market Trends Report Part 1: Understanding The Market

Authors: Andrew Braunberg, Will Fisher, Paula Musich

The failure of traditional endpoint protection (EPP) suites to effectively keep pace with threats has opened the door to a new breed of endpoint threat detection, protection, and response products. In late 2016, NSS Labs surveyed cybersecurity officers (C-level or direct reports) of the Global 2000 headquartered in North America to better understand the current interest in advanced endpoint protection (AEP) products. The NSS Labs 2016 Advanced Endpoint Protection Survey yielded some interesting insights into enterprise deployment, use cases, and barriers to deployment of AEP products.

Part 1 of this Market Trends Report is designed to give enterprises an understanding of the overall market; enterprise buying behavior, perceptions, and preferences; and the drivers and inhibitors that characterize this

As with all NSS Labs group tests, there was no fee for participation. All testing was conducted independently and was not paid for by any vendor.