Boulder, Colo. (PRWEB) October 05, 2016
Enterprise Management Associates (EMA), a leading IT and data management research and consulting firm, today announced it will host a research webinar titled “Data-Driven Security Unleashed: The Information Security Practitioner’s Guide to Better Security,” featuring David Monahan, research director of risk and security management at EMA.
For this research, EMA gathered insight from managers and operations personnel responsible for some aspect of information security. The tools they deployed to gather and utilize data to prevent, detect, and respond to security issues was examined. What became evident is the need for more and variant sources of data are changing the speed and methods in which security professionals are able to manage each of these functions.
During this webinar, Monahan will provide highlights of key findings that were identified in the areas of SIEM, security analytics, endpoint threat detection and response. In addition to these findings, 15 other classes of security tools, including new comer deception technology, will be discussed, along with:
- Rankings of 18 different tools categories with their respective deployment and satisfaction within the respondent groups
- Top use cases for various tools
- Which tool capabilities had greatest overall impact on:
- Gaining better context about incidents
- Accelerating incident response
- Accelerating breach detection
- Accelerating detection of malicious threat actors
This data will aid the IT/security practitioner in making tough choices about which technologies their peers find useful for solving their information security problems.
The webinar is Wednesday, October 12 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern. Those who wish to attend can register at:
Founded in 1996, EMA is a leading industry analyst firm that specializes in providing deep insight across the full spectrum of IT and data management technologies. EMA analysts leverage a unique combination of practical experience, insight into industry best practices, and in-depth knowledge of current and planned vendor solutions to help clients achieve their goals. Learn more about EMA research, analysis, and consulting services for enterprise line of business users, IT professionals and IT vendors at http://www.enterprisemanagement.com or blogs.enterprisemanagement.com.