ESET – a global leader in information security – was named for the second consecutive year as the only “Challenger” in Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms exhibition *. ESET’s assessment was based on its ability to respond to its role and whether its vision fully meets market needs. According to ESET, this distinction reflects its continuous and sustained efforts to provide optimum protection to businesses.
“In our view, last year we were recognized as the only ‘Challenger’ in the Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms exhibition was a huge achievement for ESET. The fact that we receive the same recognition for a second year, demonstrates our commitment to providing businesses with the best protection, detection and response at all times, ”commented Ignacio Sbampato, Chief Business Officer at ESET. “We are proud of our strategy, which utilizes advanced research and in-depth analysis to develop solutions that provide consistently integrated protection to organizations, and believe that the position we take reflects that we are steadily evolving into an important player in the global information security arena.” .
Sbampato adds: “Since last year, ESET has enriched its business offerings with ESET Enterprise Inspector, an endpoint detection and response solution, and ESET Dynamic Threat Defense, a cloud-based sandboxing solution offering its clients worldwide an integrated endpoint protection platform. This is part of ESET’s business expansion strategy. ”
ESET believes that challenging Challenger for a second year confirms that it offers a user-friendly, integrated and reliable endpoint protection solution, while at the same time reflecting ESET’s increased market share in all areas it considers important , from Large Organizations and Small and Medium Enterprises to Consumers. With high detection rates, low system footprint and quality customer service, ESET believes that its placement in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant underlines its commitment to providing the highest possible level of service to all its customers.
According to Gartner’s IT Glossary, ** “Gartner’s Magic Quadrants offer snapshots, in-depth analysis and essential tips on where the market is headed, how mature they are and who they are. Magic Quadrants compare manufacturers using specific criteria and Gartner’s established methodology. Each report is accompanied by a Magic Quadrant chart, which depicts the market using a two-dimensional chart that evaluates companies on their ability to fulfill their role and according to whether their vision fully meets market needs. ”
Download a copy of Gartner’s report and view ESET’s position on Magic Quadrant at: https://www.eset.com/int/business/gartner-epp-mq-2019/ .
* Source : Gartner, ” Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms ” , Peter Firstbrook, Dionisio Zumerle, Prateek Bhajanka, Lawrence Pingree, Paul Webber , August 20 , 2019.
** Source : Gartner IT Glossary, ” Magic Quadrant ” , August 22 , 2019. https://www.gartner.com/it-glossary/magic-quadrant .