This IDC study provides a detailed description of IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Security Spending Guide methodology and taxonomy. It should be used as a companion piece for IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Security Spending Guide data deliverable and all of IDC's worldwide vertical research. Technology suppliers may utilize this approach and structure as well to help them build an industry-focused organization.
"IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Security Spending Guide presents a comprehensive, global, and detailed view of the marketplace," said Eileen Smith, program director, IDC's Customer Insights and Analysis Group. "It is an invaluable resource to help vendors define and standardize their vocabulary for the security products opportunity."
Executive Information , Worldwide Semiannual Security Spending Guide
Encryption toolkits, Endpoint security, Identity and access management, Information protection and control, Legacy authorization, Messaging security, Network security, Personal portable security devices, Secure content and threat management, Security and vulnerability management, Security and vulnerability management software, Security management, User provisioning, Web security