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Vendor Landscape: Cloud Workload Security Solutions, Q3 2017

New CWS Functionality Offers Better Breach Detection, Granular Control, And More Cloud Integration

September 1, 2017

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As businesses continue to adopt both infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) cloud platforms, S&R pros struggle to protect their organization's valuable data while minimizing the threat surface of cloud and hybrid cloud workloads. Cloud workload security (CWS) solutions provide automated and layered controls to secure configurations, network, applications, and storage of hybrid cloud hypervisors and workloads. This report provides S&R pros with an overview of the CWS vendor landscape, critical selection criteria, and key vendor differentiation.

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Table of Contents

  • You Can't Secure Cloud Workloads With Manual Tools, Traditional Tech
  • CWS Detects Compromises, Supports Automation And Compliance
  • The CWS Solution Vendor Market Is Still Immature And Fragmented
  • Recommendations

  • Address Vulnerabilities At Configuration Time To Reduce User Impact
  • Supplemental Material
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