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The Forrester New Tech: Extended Detection And Response (XDR)

A Battle Between Precedent And Innovation

September 7, 2021

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The emergence of extended detection and response (XDR) has plunged security pros into yet another confusing and dissatisfying debate over whether the technologies will be a genuine alternative to security information and event management (SIEM) or just another copycat. Forrester recognizes differentiated XDR technology will supersede EDR in the short term and usurp SIEM in the long run. XDR provides a novel approach to a decades-old problem as EDR providers expand their capabilities and target market.

Attend this webinar to learn what XDR is, get an overview of the players in the market today, and better understand what differentiates them.

Key takeaways:

  • Learn what extended detection and response (XDR) is.
  • See all the leading vendors purporting to be XDR in the market today.
  • Understand the differences between vendor approaches to XDR.
  • Learn how the different approaches to XDR will affect buying, deployment, and time-to-value for the offerings.

Target audience level: intermediate

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