Based on Gartner by 2020, only 40% of network operations teams will use the command line interface (CLI) as their primary interface, down from 75% in 2018.
Cisco still evolving their Unified Vison across the Campus with DNA Center and SD-Access solutions giving the full capabilities in one single pane of glass simplying the day-to-day operations.
Magic Quadrant for the Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure
Magic Quadrant for the Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure 2018
Cisco is climbing fast, Fortinet faster, PaloAlto still leading and filling their gaps in portfolio and Check Point released finally the R80 for gateways. I predict 4 Leaders next year, it will be a nice race to watch!
Full Report on Report Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls 2017
Analytics, compliance to keep the bad guys out! I haven’t see this too much deployed, but…..
Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management 2016
Interesting to lead the pitch!
The research shows the most common ADC features used by customers:
- Server Load Balancing — 100%
- SSL Offload — 70%
- TCP Multiplexing — 34%
- Web Content Optimization — 32%
- Global Load Balancing — 31%
- Application-Specific Configuration — 30%
- WAF — 25% (however, we observe 30% to 50% of clients are interested in WAF on their ADCs, based on inquiry)
- Customized Programmatic Scripting — 24%
- SSL VPN — 21%
- IPv6 Gateway Services — 4%
- Other — 7%
Magic Quadrant for Application Delivery Controllers 2016
With some acquisitions by Brocade, HP and others there are a few changes, check it!
Magic Quadrant for the Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure 2016
Imperva still as a Leader, based on forecast most of Enterprises will adopt a WAF!
Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls 2016
Cisco Recognized as A Leade, 2nd Year in a Row. Now Hybrid WAN model is part of the game, welcome SD-WAN!
Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization 2016
Cisco Recognized as A Leader in Gartner WAN OP
White-box makers still getting market share worldwide
Magic Quadrant for Data Center Networking 2016
Cisco acquired Sourcefire, and in addition, Intel Security (McAfee) acquired Stonesoft in 2013. Some small players are coming like Wins, this will be interesting to see the evolution. Shall we expect a new acquisition soon?
Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Prevention Systems 2015