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TECH BUYER Nov 2016 - IDC FutureScape - Doc # US41866116

IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Security Products and Services 2017 Predictions

By: Sean Pike, Tom Austin, Duncan Brown, Robert Ayoub, Robert WesterveltResearch Director, Security Products, Simon PiffVice President of Security Practice, Elizabeth Corr, Christina Richmond

Table of Contents

IDC FutureScape Figure

Figure: IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Security Products and Services 2017 Top 10 Predictions

Executive Summary

IDC FutureScape Predictions

Summary of External Drivers

Predictions: Impact on Technology Buyers

Prediction 1: By 2021, 50% of Online Transactions Will Use Biometric Authentication That's Enabled by Broad User Acceptance, Ubiquitous Technology Infrastructure, and Low Implementation Costs

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Prediction 2: By 2019, More Than 75% of IoT Device Manufacturers Will Improve Their Security and Privacy Capabilities, Making Them More Trustworthy Partners for Technology Buyers

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Prediction 3: By 2019, 70% of Major Multinational Corporations with Roots in the United States and Europe Will Face Significant Cybersecurity Attacks Aimed at Disrupting the Distribution of Commodities

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Prediction 4: Over the Next Two Years, 80% of Consumers in Developed Nations Will Defect from a Business Because Their Personally Identifiable Information Is Impacted in a Security Breach

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Prediction 5: By 2018, 70% of Enterprise Cybersecurity Environments Will Use Cognitive/AI Technologies to Assist Humans in Dealing with the Vastly Increasing Scale and Complexity of Cyberthreats

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Prediction 6: By 2017, 50% of Enterprise Customers Will Leverage Analytics as a Service to Help Solve the Challenge of Combing Through Security-Related Data and Events

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Prediction 7: By 2020, Cloud Security Gateway Functionality Will Begin to be Integrated as Part of Web Service Offerings to Entice IT Leaders to Move Offerings to the Cloud

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Prediction 8: By 2020, 30% of U.S. Broadband Homes Will Have At Least One IP-Enabled Home Automation or Security Monitoring Sensor/Device

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Prediction 9: By 2020, Over 80% of Enterprises Worldwide Will Invest in Incident Response Retainers

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Prediction 10: By 2020, More Than 25% of Enterprises Will Secure Their IT Architectures Through Cloud, Hosted, or SaaS Security Services

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Advice for Technology Buyers

External Drivers: Detail

Everything, Everywhere: The Rise of Computer-Based Intelligence

Disruptive Fault Lines: Security, Privacy, and Regulation

DX Delta: Industry Leaders Widen Performance Gap

Shifting Economics: Data as Digital Capital

Talent Crunch: Global Demand for Digital Workers

Platform Economy: The Ecosystem Battle for Scale

Connected Conflict: Convergence of Technology and Privacy

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