Trends Report

The Market For Managed Detection And Response Booms In 2017

Cyberattacks And Skill Shortages Drive MDR Demand

July 21st, 2017
With contributors:
Stephanie Balaouras , Joseph Blankenship , Trevor Lyness , Christine Turley


Managed detection and response (MDR) has emerged as a specific category of managed security services (MSS) in the last 12 months. Security and risk (S&R) pros thinking about investing in MDR services should understand the differences between MDR and traditional MSS, the technical dependencies, and the categories of firms that have entered the market offering the service.

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