The Names To Watch
Twelve security CEOs, channel chiefs and technical leaders attending RSA Conference 2018 spoke with CRN about which vendor or vendors they believe are driving the most dynamic change in security.
Some security leaders flagged public cloud or hyper-converged behemoths as potentially the most innovative companies in the security space given the size of their customer base and the extent to which they change how technology is consumed.
Other executives favored emerging vendors that have helped move endpoint security past a signature-based approach or are leveraging automation to help analysts make better use of their time and keep tabs on an ever-expanding threat surface. In fact, one of the startups referenced launched just last month.
Here's a look at the vendors that industry leaders are expecting to make waves in the month and years ahead.