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SIEM: Out With The Old (Securosis)

(Syndicated from our Friends at Securosis with permission) About 4 years ago we witnessed the first big wave of replacements of older email security tools with second generation of what we now call ‘content security’. Early email security products were deployed in house, and focused on anti-virus, anti-spam and mail server integration. The current generation of products offered new SaaS and Hybrid deployment models, technology advancements in web and content filtering, more elastic sets of services, and centralized web management consoles. And lets not forget that the larger security firms with products lagging far behind the state-of-the-art, milking their Cash Cow’s while smaller firms innovated.
We are seeing this yet again. This time it’s the SIEM market. From my perspective, SIEM has reached a similar transition point. First generation products - despite being entrenched - make customers uncomfortable enough to start asking questions what else is available. They are looking for better, easier, faster. Read the Full Article Here

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Bill Roth is a Silicon Valley veteran with over 20 years in the industry. He has played numerous product marketing, product management and engineering roles at companies like BEA, Sun, Morgan Stanley, and EBay Enterprise. He was recently named one of the World's 30 Most Influential Cloud Bloggers.