Whether you're looking to protect your organization from inbound email threats or reduce the legal, financial and regulatory risks associated with outbound email, you need to feel confident in your choice of solutions.
Based on its analysis of completeness of vision and ability to execute, analyst firm Gartner, Inc. positions Proofpoint in the Leaders Quadrant of the 2011 Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways.
Gartner, Inc.'s Magic Quadrant positions vendors in a particular market segment based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute. According to the report, "The SEG (Secure Email Gateway) market is defined by solutions that provide enterprise message transfer agent (MTA) capabilities, offer protection against inbound and outbound email threats (such as spam, phishing attacks and malware), and satisfy outbound corporate and regulatory policy requirements. SEG solutions can be offered in the form of appliances or software that goes on customer premises, hosted solutions that reside in solution providers' data centers, or multitenancy SaaS that exists in multiple data centers around the globe. Unified threat management (UTM) devices that combine firewalls with some spam filtering are not included in this market."
Download this whitepaper to find out about the secure email gateway market and what "buyers must look at advanced functionality, service delivery, vertical integration of related email products and strategic vendor relationships to differentiate solutions."