Tag Archives: BYOD

Gartner Says the Nexus of Forces is Transforming Information Security

The so-called “Nexus of Forces” is transforming information security as new requirements are brought about by social, mobile, cloud and information needs, according to Gartner. In fact, Gartner predicts that traditional security models will be…

Twelve Percent of U.S. and Canada IT Organizations Fully Implementing BYOD Policies and 25 Percent are Partially Implementing BYOD

Twelve percent of IT organizations in the U.S. and Canada are fully implementing bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies, while another 25 percent have partially implemented these policies, according to a recent Computer Economics report. However, as IT…

Frost & Sullivan: Asia-Pacific Network Security Market To Reach $3.62 Billion by 2018

The Asia-Pacific Network Security Market earned $2.16 billion in revenue for 2012, experiencing quarter-over-quarter growth of seven percent for just the second quarter and 5.7 percent growth year-over-year for 2012, and is projected to reach…

Gartner: Security Concerns To Drive Nearly One Third of All BYOD Purchasing Criteria By 2015

Security concerns are projected to drive 30 percent of all bring-your-own-device (BYOD) purchasing criteria by 2015, according to a recent Gartner, Inc. report. With consumer adoption and willingness to pay for antivirus software on mobile…

Gartner: Worldwide Security Software Market Grew 7.9 Percent in 2012 To Reach $19.2 Billion

The Worldwide Security Software market revenue increased 7.9 percent, over 2011 revenues of $17.7 billion, to total $19.2 billion in 2012, according to a recent Gartner, Inc. report. The increased revenue is credited to new…

IDC: South African Security Appliances Market To Reach Over $81 Million by 2017

The South African security appliances market experienced double-digit year-over-year growth in 2012, increasing 15.1 percent to reach $50.04 million and is projected to continue to grow at an average of 10.2 percent annually to reach…