Carlsbad, Calif. – September 9, 2020 – Proficio, an award-winning managed security services provider (MSSP) delivering managed detection and response (MDR), has been recognized as a Representative Vendor in Gartner’s 2020 Market Guide for Managed Detection and Response Services* for the fourth year in a row.
In their Market Guide, Gartner states that in the past year , they have seen “a 44 percent growth in end users’ inquiries into MDR services”. Gartner sees strong growth potential for the market, projecting that “by 2025, 50 percent of organizations will be using MDR services for threat monitoring, detection, and response functions that offer threat containment capabilities.”
“We are pleased to be recognized in the Gartner Market Guide for Managed Detection and Response Services for the fourth consecutive year,” said Brad Taylor, CEO, Proficio. “Proficio is an innovator in MDR services. We delivered the first automated response service, pioneered SOC-as-a-Service, and are a leader in cybersecurity business intelligence. We continue to invest in our people, processes, and technology to reduce the time to both detect threats and respond to attacks and security incidents.”
Proficio’s approach to threat detection leverages an extensive library of threat discovery use cases, the MITRE ATT&CK® framework, AI-based threat hunting models, business context modeling, and an advanced threat intelligence platform. Through our global network of Security Operations Centers (SOCs), Proficio experts monitor, investigate and triage suspicious events on a 24/7 basis. Our Active Defense service automates the response to high fidelity security events and integrates with leading security products to provide the industry’s first SOAR-as-a-Service.
* Market Guide for Managed Detection and Response Services, 26 August 2020
By Analysts Toby Bussa, Kelly Kavanagh, Pete Shoard, John Collins, Craig Lawson, Mitchell Schneider
Founded in 2010, Proficio is an award-winning managed security services provider (MSSP) delivering 24/7 security monitoring and alerting, managed detection and response (MDR), and cybersecurity services through global security operations centers in San Diego, Barcelona and Singapore. Proficio’s innovative approach to managed cybersecurity services uses proprietary processes, experienced security analysts, and the industry’s most powerful technologies to help organizations defend against advanced threats.