Driven by the growing frequency, sophistication, and complexity of cybersecurity attacks, traditional security measures, and legacy antivirus technologies are no longer effective. With the advancements in IT and security technologies, cybercriminals are increasingly utilizing advanced techniques to launch sophisticated, complex, and targeted attacks. The advanced AI-based hacking tool will help them find and exploit the new vulnerabilities for their target organizations. Since traditional security models, legacy antivirus, and anti-malware tools are not effective in handling these complex and sophisticated modern attacks, organizations are increasingly looking at adopting advanced threat detection capabilities. EDR vendors are focusing on advancing their threat detection and prevention capabilities leveraging advanced analytics, AI and machine learning to detect and respond to the most sophisticated and targeted threats.

Quadrant Knowledge Solutions’ Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) market research includes a detailed analysis of the global market regarding technology trends, market drivers, market insights, and SPARK Matrix. This research provides strategic information for technology vendors to better understand the existing market, supporting their growth strategies; and for users to evaluate different vendors’ capabilities, competitive differentiation, and market position.

The research includes detailed competition analysis and vendor evaluation with the proprietary SPARK Matrix analysis. SPARK Matrix includes ranking and positioning of leading EDR vendors, with a global impact. The SPARK Matrix includes an analysis of vendors, including CrowdStrike, Trend Micro, VMware Carbon Black, Microsoft, Cybereason, Kaspersky, SentinelOne, Cisco, Broadcom, BlackBerry Cylance, McAfee, Palo Alto Networks, Check Point, FireEye, Sophos, Elastic, ESET, Malwarebytes, and Cynet.

2021 Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) SPARK Matrix
Source: Quadrant Knowledge Solutions


Table of Contents

Executive Overview

  • Key Research Findings

Market Overview and Technology Trends

Factors Influencing Technology Development and Market Growth

Market Adoption Trends

Competition Landscape and Analysis 

  • Competitive Overview and Analysis
  • Key Competitive Factors and Technology Differentiators

SPARK Matrix™: Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) Market

Vendor Profiles

Research Methodologies


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