This IDC study presents a five-year forecast for the worldwide security and vulnerability management market as of December 2017. This study updates the previous forecast published in Worldwide Security and Vulnerability Management Forecast, 2016–2020: Enterprises Continue Focus on Security Operations, (IDC #US41943616, December 2016).
"The SVM market continues to show strong growth as enterprises build out dedicated security operations centers and put stronger emphasis on formalizing risk management functions. This growth illustrates how many organizations are working diligently to address the increasingly complex security landscape. By deploying tools designed to provide better context, organizations will continue to gain visibility into their security posture and are working to be able to prioritize the alerts that need attention first. " — Rob Ayoub, research director, Security Products, IDC