Gartner's 10 Questions to Answer Before Adopting SaaS SIEM

Determine if a SaaS SIEM Solution is the Best Option for Your Organization

To keep your organization properly protected from cyberattacks, you need visibility into your network, systems, and your users. But with so many security options in the marketplace, what’s the best solution?

Many organizations are turning to software as a service (SaaS) security information and event management (SIEM) technology for its rapid deployment and cost efficiency. A SaaS SIEM not only identifies threats and aids investigation, but it also centralizes log management to help your team gain greater insight into your enterprise’s log data and the threats that may be hiding.

In Gartner’s 10 Questions to Answer Before Adopting SaaS SIEM report, analysts outline why they think a SaaS SIEM will be the preferred SIEM in the future. The report talks about 10 questions you should ask vendors to help you determine if a SaaS SIEM solution is the best option for your organization.

The report shows:

  • How deploying a SaaS SIEM can save your organization precious implementation time
  • Why elasticity to expand a SaaS SIEM solution is essential for enterprises
  • Buyer perceptions about using SaaS SIEM
  • Important questions to ask vendors
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10 Questions to Answer Before Adopting SaaS SIEM, Toby Bussa, Kelly Kavanagh, Gorka Sadowski, 5 November 2018

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