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ID Getting Hot…

April 17, 2004 By: Andre Category: Ping Identity



The Heat Index – April 2004




TheInfoPro (TIP) interviewed 175 Fortune 1000 companies about their purchasing plans for nearly 40 IT security products and services. The Heat Index is TIP’s ranking of these technologies by the immediacy of planned implementation and level of security spending — the higher the score, the higher the priority and the greater the spending level. The values are normalized, so the maximum is 100 and the minimum is zero. Here are the 15 top-rated technologies:



































































TECHNOLOGY CATEGORY SCORE
1. Identity Management Infrastructure 100
2. User Provisioning Infrastructure 90
3. Single Sign-on Infrastructure 89
4. Intrusion Prevention — Perimeter Perimeter 87
5. Wireless LAN Security Infrastructure 84
6. Patch Management Management 73
7. Vulnerability Management Management 66
8. Security Dashboard for Ops Management 65
9. Intrusion Detection — Perimeter Perimeter 63
10. Secure Messaging Perimeter 63
11. Secure Wireless Devices Infrastructure 61
12. SSL VPNs Perimeter 61
13. Enterprise Security Management (ESM) Management 59
14. Intrusion Detection — Host Infrastructure 58
15. Intrusion Prevention — Host Infrastructure 56