Vendor Comparison in Application Control 2016: MnM DIVE Matrix
The vendor comparison report on application control based on MNM DIVE methodology covers a detailed study of the major players offering application control solutions. The key 10 vendors in application control were analyzed on the basis of their product offerings and business strategies. The vendors were shortlisted based on their solution capabilities, technology innovations, industry coverage, viability, breadth of product offering, and others.
The report will help the stakeholders such as application control vendors, technology partners, system integrators, distributors, and value added resellers to make business strategies and decisions on the deployment of application control solutions. MarketsandMarkets defines application control as a security approach to block unwanted and unauthorized applications from being executed on enterprise endpoints to protect data against potential risks. Application control solutions safeguard various business-critical endpoints, such as desktops, laptops, smartphones, tablets, Point-of-Sale (POS) systems, virtual machines, and other fixed function devices, and protect them from threats such as Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs), zero-day malwares, and targeted attacks.
Vendors Evaluated The report covers the comprehensive study of the key vendors offering solutions for application control. We have evaluated the following 10 key vendors: Symantec Corporation Intel Security (McAfee) Trend Micro, Inc. CyberArk Software Ltd. Carbon Black, Inc. Digital Guardian Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. LANDESK Software (AppSense) Thycotic (Arellia) HEAT Software USA Ltd., (Lumension Security, Inc.)
Vendor Inclusion Criteria We have selected the 10 vendors for evaluations based on their breadth of product offerings and robust business strategies. The focus of our vendor evaluation is based on the product they offer in the application control market. A comprehensive list of all the vendors in this market was created through a product mapping strategy and MarketsandMarkets analysis. Based on their capabilities, innovations, and breadth of product offering, vendors were shortlisted. Our selected vendor mix includes companies from Tier 1 to Tier 4 and covers the whole market comprehensively.