DLP Vendors

05
Dec

2011 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention

Posted by | No Tags | Analysts · CA · Data Loss Prevention · DLP Industry · DLP Products · DLP Technologies · DLP Vendors · Gartner · McAfee · RSA · Symantec · Verdasys · Websense | No Comments on 2011 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention

Since “gartner dlp” is one of the leading search terms at DLP Experts, we’ve decided to provide links to sources for downloading the 2011 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention. Please be sure your copy is the most recent given the document was revised to correct some vendor information (for more details see […]

Read More
29
Jun

Predictions: 2011 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Loss Prevention

Posted by | No Tags | Analysts · CA · Code Green Networks · Data Loss Prevention · DLP Industry · DLP Outlook · DLP Products · DLP Technologies · DLP Vendors · Fidelis · Gartner · GTB Technologies · McAfee · RSA · Symantec · Websense | No Comments on Predictions: 2011 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Loss Prevention

Recent trends show an increase in organizations searching for information on the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Loss Prevention (DLP).  That tells us it’s that time of year again.  Time for Gartner’s annual report on Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention, which, according to Gartner’s Magic Quadrant and MarketScopes information page has been slated for release Q2 […]

Read More
17
Jan

DLP Product Guide for RSA Conference Expo 2011

Posted by | No Tags | Data Loss Prevention · DLP Industry · DLP Outlook · DLP Products · DLP Technologies · DLP Vendors · Gartner | No Comments on DLP Product Guide for RSA Conference Expo 2011

With Gartner estimating the Data Loss Prevention (DLP) market to reach $400 million in 2011[1] and with adoption of DLP technologies moving quickly down to the small to medium enterprise, DLP is no longer an unknown quantity.  In spite of this progress, DLP remains a market shrouded by confusion over everything from the definition of […]

Read More
07
Sep

DLP Myth #6: The “perfect” DLP solution exists

Posted by | No Tags | Analysts · Code Green Networks · Data Loss Prevention · DLP Industry · DLP Outlook · DLP Process · DLP Products · DLP Technologies · DLP Vendors · Fidelis · Gartner · GTB Technologies · RSA · Symantec | No Comments on DLP Myth #6: The “perfect” DLP solution exists

Again, I’ll take some heat from a number of vendors because of this post, but it’s something I’ve said before and DLP buyers need to be aware of it.  In the past, I’ve spoken of the “perfect” DLP solution, but it’s unfair of me to use that word.  So, I’ll retract the word “perfect” and […]

Read More
03
Sep

DLP Myth #5: DLD is the same thing as DLP

Posted by | No Tags | Analysts · DLP False Positives · DLP Products · DLP Technologies · DLP Vendors · Fidelis · GTB Technologies | No Comments on DLP Myth #5: DLD is the same thing as DLP

It may surprise you to find that many DLP enforcement technology implementations are not even DLP–they’re DLD, data loss detection.  Too many companies forget that the “P” stands for prevention.  Blocking.  Frankly, it’s not really the end user’s fault, rather the responsibility of the vendors.  There are a couple critical elements at play in this […]

Read More
30
Aug

DLP Myth #2: DLP is Architecturally Complex

Posted by | No Tags | DLP Industry · DLP Products · DLP Technologies · DLP Vendors · Pattern Matching · Regular Expression | No Comments on DLP Myth #2: DLP is Architecturally Complex

A common misconception is that DLP must always be architecturally complex.  This myth has roots in reality; traditional DLP technologies have been architecturally complex.  However, as DLP technologies evolve, there is a move toward greater architectural simplicity. To understand how we go to the architectural complexity, consider the origins of data loss prevention:  built for […]

Read More
26
Aug

DLP Myth #1: You can get DLP as an add-on to an existing solution.

Posted by | No Tags | DLP False Positives · DLP Industry · DLP Outlook · DLP Products · DLP Technologies · DLP Vendors · Pattern Matching · Regular Expression | No Comments on DLP Myth #1: You can get DLP as an add-on to an existing solution.

I read a blog post today from Midwest IT Professional entitled Myths of Data Loss Prevention (DLP).  The post didn’t really address the kind of thing I consider to be myths about DLP, but it did get my thought process going.  So, over the coming days, I’ll present a series of myths related to Data […]

Read More
06
Jul

Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Interest Increasing

Posted by | No Tags | DLP Industry · DLP Outlook · DLP Products · DLP Vendors | No Comments on Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Interest Increasing

I’ve been hearing about how data loss prevention (DLP) would someday explode on the security scene since I first heard a security analyst claim that 2007 would be the “year of DLP.”  Then I heard the same analyst claim that 2008 would be the “year of DLP.”  The economy single-handedly proved that wasn’t going to […]

Read More
05
Jul

Yet Another DLP Player

Posted by | No Tags | DLP Industry · DLP Products · DLP Vendors · Lumension · RSA | No Comments on Yet Another DLP Player

For a number of years, Lumension has skirted the DLP space with its device control capabilities.  In fact, it’s been a number of years since the company first started touting the “DLP” capabilities of its device control product (SecureWave acquisition).  Well, now Lumension is ready to really move into DLP with the recent announcement of […]

Read More
30
Jun

Single Channel DLP “Excluded” from Gartner DLP MQ?

Posted by | No Tags | DLP Products · DLP Vendors · Gartner · Safend | No Comments on Single Channel DLP “Excluded” from Gartner DLP MQ?

There is some chatter in and out of DLP circles about “single channel DLP” solutions.  The question is, should these solutions be included in that exclusive fraternity of solutions known as DLP or should the definition of DLP be altered to allow their inclusion?  By way of definition, single channel DLP would be solutions that […]

Read More