Worldwide IT Security Products 2014–2018 Forecast and 2013 Vendor Shares: Comprehensive Security Product Review
This IDC study examines the worldwide IT security products market for the period from 2013 to 2018, with vendor revenue trends and market growth forecasts. Worldwide market sizing is provided for 2013, and a growth forecast for this market is shown for 2014-2018. A vendor competitive analysis, with vendor revenue and the market shares of the leading vendors, is provided for 2013.
"Security is in a transitional period as enterprises move forward on the 3rd Platform. Growth in 2013 was limited to only 3.6%. IDC expects that security products growth will recover as the market adjusts by introducing new products and solutions specifically designed to address security issues brought on by consumerization, mobility, and cloud computing. We expect that over the forecast period there will be a CAGR of 6.9%, with the total market exceeding $42 billion," said Charles Kolodgy, research vice president for Security Products.Please Note: Extended description available upon request.