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Security Budgets 2020: New Threats Bring New Priorities

Benchmarks: The S&R Practice Playbook

February 14, 2020

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This is the Benchmarks report in The S&R Practice Playbook For 2021.

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This report compares the budgets of global security decision makers at firms spending up to 10%, 11% to 20%, and 21% to 30% of their IT budget on information security. Security leaders can use these budget ranges as a starting point to evaluate their own programs, then compare their product, service, staffing, and other allocations with those of similar firms.

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Table of Contents

  • Security Budgets Confirm Chaos Is The New Normal
  • Security Investments Favor External Services Over Products
  • What It Means

  • Cloud First Initiatives On The Cusp Of Transforming Security Budgets
  • Supplemental Material
  • Related Research Documents

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