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Gartner Market Guide for Cloud Workload Protection Platforms



Market Guide for Cloud Workload Protection Platforms

"Server workloads in modern hybrid data centers use private and public cloud computing and require a protection strategy different from end-user- facing devices. Security and risk management leaders should use risk- based models to prioritize evaluation criteria for cloud workload protection platforms." *


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About Neil MacDonald

Gartner, VP Distinguished Analyst

Neil MacDonald is a Vice President, Distinguished Analyst and Gartner Fellow Emeritus in Gartner Research. Mr. MacDonald is a member of Gartner's information security, privacy and risk research team, focusing on securing next-generation virtualized and cloud-based computing environments from advanced attacks.



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* Gartner Market Guide for Cloud Workload Protection Platforms, Neil MacDonald, 22 March 2017

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