The Frenzied Security M&A Market
The security M&A market is alive and well as more companies look to get into security, and those already in the space look to double down. Some of the year's biggest acquisitions so far include two blockbuster solution provider acquisitions, as well as vendors looking to increase their capabilities around analytics, automation, application security, machine learning and more. However, while M&A was healthy in the first half of the year – with many notable deals – industry analysts and influencers still predict an upcoming wave of security market consolidation to come. As we head into the second half of the year, take a look back at some of the biggest security acquisitions from the year so far.
(For more on the "coolest" of 2017, check out "CRN's Tech Midyear In Review.")