Why QRadar SIEM?

Client success matters. But it’s nice to know analysts and reviewers agree.

12x a leader

in Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM¹

3x a leader

in Forrester Wave for Security Analytics²

Best value

in Trust Radius Summer 2022 award³


Identify the events that matter most

Security information and event management (SIEM) has evolved to include advanced analytics such as user behavior analytics (UBA), network flow insights and artificial intelligence (AI) to accelerate detection. It also integrates seamlessly with security orchestration, automation and response (SOAR) platforms for incident response and remediation. SIEM can be enhanced by consulting and managed services to augment threat management programs, policy management and security staff.

IBM Security® QRadar® Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) helps security teams detect, prioritize and respond to threats across the enterprise. As an integral part of your XDR and zero trust strategies, it automatically aggregates and analyzes log and flow data from thousands of devices, endpoints and apps across your network, providing single, prioritized alerts to speed incident analysis and remediation. QRadar SIEM is available for on-premises and cloud environments.

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Identify insider threats

Uncover suspicious user activity that may indicate compromised credentials or an insider threat.

Detect advanced threats

Get accurate, real-time threat detection to piece together several seemingly low-risk events to find the high-risk cyberattack underway.

Secure the cloud

Expose hidden risks in hybrid multicloud environments and containerized workloads.

Uncover data exfiltration

Correlate exfiltration events, such as insertion of USBs, use of personal email services, unauthorized cloud storage or excessive printing.

Manage compliance

Manage regulatory risk for a variety of compliance mandates, such as GDPR, PCI, SOX, HIPAA and more.

Monitor OT and IoT security

Centralize monitoring for OT and IoT solutions to identify abnormal activity and potential threats.

Key features

Intelligent insights across environments

Built-in analytics to accurately detect threats

Correlation of related activities

Automatic parsing and normalizing of logs

Threat intelligence and support for STIX/TAXII

Out-of-the-box integration with 450 solutions

Multiple deployment options

Highly scalable, self-managing database

Reduced detection time and improved SOP efficiency

Analyst reports

2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)

Discover why Gartner named IBM a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM for the 12th consecutive year.

The Forrester Wave for Security Analytics Platforms, Q4 2020

Learn why Forrester named IBM Security a Leader and ranked it highest in current security analytics offering.

IBM Security QRadar SIEM product images

Offense overview

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Offense overview

In QRadar you can investigate offenses to determine the root cause of a network issue.

Offense details

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Offense details

Get immediate detailed and correlated context for each offense.

Search query builder

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Search query builder

Use the query builder tool to create powerful searches or manage saved searches.

Search query results

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Search query results

Investigators can save and organize searches in folders on the file system, which allows sharing among investigators.

Asset details

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Asset details

See detailed information about scanned assets, and categorize by risk, severity and score.

Event overview

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Event overview

Event properties include source IP, destination IP, destination port, protocol, username, and log source ID or event ID.

Threat intelligence

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Threat intelligence

Stay ahead of emerging threats with the IBM Security® X-Force® Threat Intelligence feed.

Related products and services

IBM Security® QRadar® NDR

Catch lurking threats before it’s too late with network visibility and advanced analytics.

IBM Security® QRadar® XDR

Use the industry’s most open and complete threat detection and response solution that eliminates advanced threats faster.

IBM Security® X-Force® Threat Management Services

Manage the full threat lifecycle with an integrated program of cognitive tools, automation, orchestration and human guidance.

IBM Security® Intelligence Operations and Consulting Services

Assess your threat strategies, unite security operations and response, improve your security posture and migrate to the cloud confidently.