Cyber security report from Forrester declares IBM a market leader


of global enterprise security technology
decision makers say improving security
monitoring is a high or critical priority.1

It’s clear that global security issues are impacting our governments locally, too.


on the government sector doubled
from 2015 to 2016, pulling the government sector into a first-place tie with finance.2

In just over 10 years, cyber-attacks
against the U.S. government have risen by

New vendors are entering the market with pure-play solutions.

In response to this escalation, existing vendors are adding security analytics features to established solutions. Forrester put the leading security analytics vendors to the test, evaluating them against 36 criteria across three categories:

Current offering Strategy Market presences

How did IBM measure
up to the competition?

Of the 11 products evaluated, IBM®
QRadar® Security Intelligence Platform
came out on top.

IBM scored the highest possible points possible for:


Hear it straight from the source:

Hear it straight from the source:

IBM has invested and continues to invest heavily in security with its QRadar Security Intelligence Platform as one of the key pieces of its portfolio. IBM has an ambitious strategy for security analytics that includes cognitive security capabilities from its Watson initiative and security automation from its Resilient Systems acquisition.

— Joseph Blankenship
Senior analyst, Forrester

See for yourself why IBM is a security analytics leader.

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1 The Forrester Wave: Security Analytics Platforms, SQ1 2017. March 6, 2017. Forrester.
2 Dimension Data’s Global Threat Intelligence Report 2017. May 2017. Dimension Data.
3 Agencies Need to Improve Controls over Selected High-Impact Systems. May 2016. United States Government Accountability Office
4 The Forrester Wave: Security Analytics Platforms, SQ1 2017. March 6, 2017. Forrester.