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Research and Markets: The Global Security Appliance Market to Grow At A CAGR Of 10.12 Percent over the Period 2011-2015

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jg9kg2/global_security) has announced the addition of the "Global Security Appliance Market 2011-2015" report to their offering.

One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in sophisticated cyber security threats. The Global Security Appliance market has also been witnessing the increasing adoption of mobile personal computers (PCs). However, the increasing complexity of IT security could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.

Key vendors dominating this market space include Cisco Systems Inc., Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., Juniper Networks Inc., and McAfee Inc.

Other vendors mentioned in the report: Array Networks Inc., Citrix Systems Inc., Fortinet Inc., F5 Networks Inc., IBM Corp., McAfee Inc., Microsoft Corp., and Palo Alto Networks Inc., SonicWALL Inc., Sourcefire Inc., Symantec Corp., Trend Micro Inc., and WatchGuard Technologies Inc.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio's IT Security team said: ''As a result of the increase in mobile and remote workforces, companies are opening up their traditional network perimeters. There is increasing adoption of mobile PCs such as smartphones and tablets, and employees are accessing corporate networks through these devices. Employees are more productive and satisfied when they work in a comfortable work environment. Therefore, companies are investing more in advanced security appliances to reduce the risks that come from the mobility paradigm.''

According to the report, as a result of the increasing complexity of cyber-attacks, the market is witnessing an increase in complex security threats such as advanced persistent threats, which have the ability to bring down the whole infrastructure of an attacked destination. Hence, to secure their networks better, companies from all industries are adopting advanced security appliances. This is driving the growth of the Global Security Appliance market.

Further, the report discusses that one of the main challenges for this market is the increasing complexity of IT security.

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jg9kg2/global_security

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