2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for UTM

WatchGuard Positioned as the Only Visionary for Third Consecutive Year in Magic Quadrant for UTM

WatchGuard is the only company to be positioned in the Visionary quadrant, for the third year in a row. We believe this validates our ability to provide widely deployable enterprise-grade security to SMB and Distributed Enterprise customers. By choosing WatchGuard you choose reliability, flexibility and a future-proof networking security solution.

Reasons customers choose WatchGuard:

  • Our award-winning UTM platform, which features high performance under full load, allowing customers to run all the exact security components they require
  • Reporting capabilities in WatchGuard Dimension™ - our threat intelligence platform which delivers unprecedented network visibility and reporting capabilities
  • Our ability to effectively leverage industry-leading technologies to rapidly expand our platform to address new and evolving threats, including:
    • Threat Detection and Response to correlate endpoint and network events, and stop ransomware at the endpoint
    • APT Blocker, an innovative cloud-based sandboxing solution for to prevent advanced persistent threats
  • Total cost of ownership (TCO)

Download the complete report now and find out why WatchGuard continues to deliver innovative security solutions that help customers and partners secure networks around the world.


Gartner Magic Quadrant for Unified Threat Management, date 2017, Jeremy D'Hoinne, Adam Hils, Rajpreet Kaur
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