Story image

ESET holds ranking in security software market

18 May 16


 Security firm ESET has maintained it’s ranking within the security software market, despite market conditions stagnating.

Analyst firm Gartner reports the market grew by just 3.7% in 2015, reaching 22.1 billion – up from 21.3 billion the previous year. 

According to the report, ESET maintained its No. 5 position also in 2015, with a market share of 5.8 % in the consumer security software and endpoint protection platform (enterprise) subsegment.

ESET says the company recorded the best results in its core segment - business. According to Gartner, the Endpoint Protection Platforms market remained flat in 2015 at $3.2 billion, while ESET managed to grow by 2,4%, maintaining its No. 4 position and increasing its share in business market to 8.9%, from 8,7% in 2014. 

"We‘re happy we ranked No. 4 in Endpoint Protection Platforms (Enterprise) market in 2015 despite the fact that the whole business market remained flat," says Ignacio Sbampato, chief sales and marketing officer at ESET. 

"We‘re seeing an increase demand for ESET products from business customers of all sizes, who are looking for an easy-to-use but powerful endpoint protection platform with support for the most used operating systems." 

HPE promotes 'circular economy' for end-of-use tech
HPE is planning to show businesses worldwide that throwing old tech and assets into landfill is not the best option when it comes to end-of-use disposal.
Xinja can now officially call itself a bank
The ‘neo’bank that is focused on being a digital disruptor to traditional financial institutions has received a restricted banking license from APRA.
Exclusive: Three access management learnings from 2018
There was a renewed global response to data security in 2018, placing pressure on organisations to assume more responsibility for the data they hold.
Wearables market flourishing - fuelled by smartwatches
A market that has stuttered in the past now has a bright forecast as adoption of wearable technology continues to thrive.
The tech that helped the first woman to sail around Australia
Lisa Blair used devices from supplied by Pivotel to aid her in becoming the first woman to circumnavigate Australia non-stop.
Why there will be a battle for the cloud in 2019
Cloud providers such as AWS, Azure, and Google will likely find themselves in a mad scramble to gain additional enterprise customers.
WLAN market picks up thanks to high-end products
Dell’Oro Group have released a report showing that the WLAN market picked up in 2Q18 as 802.11ax saw its first shipments.
Mercury Energy sells smart meter business for $270m
“Metrix’s large installed meter base, deep customer relationships and innovation platform, make this a natural acquisition."