Monday, 14 November 2011

Security Spend to Increase by 40%

Gartner has predicted that corporate spending across the world on security services will increase by about 40%. It has said that it'll reach up to $49 billion in three years, with the managed security services expected to jump most of all. The current spend is $35 billion.

Managed security services called "IT management" will grow from about $8 billion today to $14.8 billion in 2015. Other areas, such as security consulting, are also expected to increase, with consulting rising from $9.6 billion today to $12.1 billion in 2015.

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