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Ovum joined Symantec’s recent Analyst Day in Boston where Greg Clark, Symantec's CEO, outlined the security difficulties being faced by enterprises in a rapidly developing technological world.


  • Enterprises are trying to consolidate their myriad best-of-breed security solutions to best-of-suite in an effort to retain at least some control in a centralized way.

Features and Benefits

  • Considers why organizations are struggling to secure their IT environments.
  • Identifies that organizations are moving from best-of-breed to best-of-suite.

Key questions answered

  • Why are organizations facing increased responsibilities as data custodians?
  • What is Symantec's view on the prevention and detection of attacks?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • Organizations are struggling to secure hugely complex IT environments
  • Data custodians have more responsibilities than ever
  • Enterprises are beginning to consolidate best-of-breed to best-of-suite


  • Further reading
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