Cognitive Security Market in IT & Telecommunication by Deployment (Cloud, On-Premise); By End-Users (ISP, NSP, Mobile & Telecom Operators); By Organization Size (SMEs, Large Enterprises); By Regions (Americas, EMEA, and, APAC) Drivers, Opportunities, Restraints, Trends, and Forecast to 2023

  • November, 2017
  • Domain: ICT - Security,digital technologies
Pages: 76
Tables: 43
Charts: 15
Regions/Countries: 3/8
Companies: 9
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The Cognitive Security Market in IT & Telecommunication is defined as security that uses data mining, machine learning, natural language processing (NLP), and human-computer interface for securing data from cyber-attacks and virus. In addition, the cognitive system even helps in analyzing the security developments and discrete the structured and unstructured information data into relevant information. It also provides security to businesses and helps in improving the productivity of the business. The increasing shift toward the use of cognitive security services for data storage of confidential and private data of an organization and the rise in employee mobility contribute to the need for cognitive security in IT & telecommunication.

With the increasing adoption of the cloud-based services in various business platforms, such as enterprize business, has led to the need to secure the information of organizations. The implementation of cloud-based cognitive security by small and medium enterprises is increasing rapidly and fuels the growth of the market.

Market Analysis:

According to Infoholic Research, the cognitive security market in IT & telecommunication is expected to reach $3.68 billion by 2023, growing at a CAGR of 30.36% during the forecast period. Cognitive security is widely being adopted across diverse set of industries for the protection of crucial information that includes public safety and utility companies. An increase in the adoption of the cloud-based services and the Internet across the IT & telecommunication sector, the need to protect the data has rapidly increased.

Furthermore, the Americas is experiencing significant growth due to the developed infrastructure in the region boosting the cognitive security market, followed by APAC and EMEA during the forecast period.

Market Segmentation Analysis:

The report provides a wide-range evaluation of the market. It provides an in-depth qualitative insights, historical data, and supportable projections and assumptions about the market size. The projections featured in the report have been derived using proven research methodologies and assumptions based on the vendors portfolio, blogs, whitepapers, and vendors presentations. Thus, the research report serves every side of the market, and is segmented based on regional markets, deployment, organization size, and end-users.

Countries and Vertical Analysis:

The report contains an in-depth analysis of the vendor profiles, which includes financial health, business units, key business priorities, SWOT, strategy, and views; and competitive landscape. The key and the prominent vendors covered in the report include Intel Security, XTN, Symantec Corporation, IBM Corporation, Cisco Systems, CA Technologies, Inc., CSC, Fortinet, Inc., Cato Networks, and Check Point Software Technologies. Most of the major players are in the Americas. The vendors have been identified based on the portfolio, geographical presence, marketing & distribution channels, revenue generation, and significant investments in R&D.

The counties covered in report are Canada, the US, China, India, Japan, and Germany. Among these, Japan, the US, and China are expected to grow at a high rate during the forecast period (2017-2023) owing to an increase in the penetration rate of e-commere, connected devices, and increasing number of data centers.

Competitive Analysis

The report covers and analyzes the cognitive security market. Various strategies, such as joint ventures, partnerships, collaborations, and contracts, have also been included accordingly. In addition, as customers are in search for better solutions, a rising number of partnerships is expected. There is likely to be an increase in the number of mergers, acquistions, and strategic partnership during the forecast period.

The report includes a complete insight of the industry, and aims to provide an opportunity for the emerging and established players to understand the market trend, current scenario, initiative taken by government, and the latest technology related to the market. In addition, it also helps the venture capitalists in understanding the companies better and take informed decisions.

Regional Analysis

The Americas is the dominating region, which holds the largest share for of the cognitive security market owing to the high adoption of cloud security by small and medium size enterprises as the benefits and cost factors are advantageous. In addition, they have the largest base for technological innovations and adoption, and are primarily one of the global producers of automation equipment and is home to several domestic industries. Asia Pacific is among the fastest growing markets for cognitive security. The region boasts of major developing economies with focus on the increasing data centers and the growing penetration rate of connected devices across this region. In addition, the government is focused on ICT infrastructure development owing to the increasing demand for safety and security of information. EMEA is the third largest contributor to the cognitive security market due to the increasing demand from the IT industries. The companies are utilizing IoT, analytics, cloud, and various tools to differentiate their services.

Cloud-based solution is the major driving factor in the region. The proliferation of connected devices, such as smartphones, tablets, laptops, and drones, is driving the market in the region. The major telecommunication industries are also partnering with cognitive security vendors to secure their products and services. Thus, the Cognitive Security Market in IT & Telecommunication is expected to witness significant growth in this region.


The report provides an in-depth analysis of the cognitive security market aiming to secure the data and services, reduce operational cost, improve business efficiency, and operational performance. With the help of cognitive security, various organizations can increase the productivity and efficiency and can ensure the protection of the data. They can easily be integrated with other applications. They can be installed either on-premises or even through the network of the vendors. In addition, the solutions are proven to be reliable and improves scalibility. The report discusses about the organization size, deployment mode, end-users, and regions. Further, the report provides details about the major challenges impacting the market growth.

1     Industry Outlook  

1.1        Industry Overview

1.2        Industry Trends

1.3        Pest Analysis

2     Report Outline  

2.1        Report Scope

2.2        Report Summary

2.3        Research Methodology

2.4        Report Assumptions

3     Market Snapshot 

3.1        Total Addressable Market (TAM)

3.2        Segmented Addressable Market (SAM)

3.2.1     Market Segmentation

3.3        Related Markets

3.3.1     Intrusion Detection System/ Intrusion Prevention System Market

3.3.2     Encryption Software Market

4     Market Outlook

4.1        Overview

4.2        Market Definition – Infoholic Research

4.3        Market Trends and Impact

4.4        Market Segmentation

4.5        Porter 5 (Five) Forces

5     Market Characteristics 

5.1        Evolution

5.2        Value Chain

5.3        IT & Telecommunications Security Risks and Corresponding Solutions

5.4        Threat to IT & Telecommunication Organizations

5.5        Reasons for investment in IT & telecommunication security

5.6        Market Dynamics

5.6.1     Drivers    Rising cyber attacks    Growing cloud based software services    Increasing popularity of BYOD    Proliferation of connected devices    Rapid changes in technology

5.6.2     Restraints    Absence of common security platform    Lack of awareness about security solutions    High cost of security solutions

5.6.3     Opportunities    Opportunities in analytics    Huge investments in cybersecurity    Growth of machine learning    Growth of AI

5.6.4     DRO – Impact Analysis

6     Segmentation by Deployment 

6.1        Overview

6.2        Cloud

6.3        On Premise

7     Segmentation by End-user 

7.1        Overview   `

7.2        ISP

7.3        NSP

7.4        Mobile and telecom operators

8     Segmentation by Organization Size

8.1        Overview

8.2        SMEs

8.2.1     Market Size and Analysis

8.3        Large Enterprises

8.3.1     Market Size and Analysis

9     Regions: Market Size and Analysis 

9.1        Overview

9.2        America

9.2.1     Market size and Analysis

9.2.2     DRO for America

9.2.3     US

9.2.4     Canada

9.3        EMEA

9.3.1     Market Size and Analysis

9.3.2     DRO for Europe

9.3.3     UK

9.3.4     Germany

9.3.5     France

9.4        APAC

9.4.1     Market size and Analysis

9.4.2     DRO for APAC

9.4.3     India

9.4.4     China

9.4.5     Japan

10   Competitive Landscape  

10.1     Vendor Assessment

11   Vendor Profiles

11.1     Cisco Systems, Inc.

11.1.1  Overview

11.1.2  Business Units

11.1.3  Geographic Revenue

11.1.4  Business Focus

11.1.5  SWOT Analysis

11.1.6  Business Strategy

11.2     IBM Corp.

11.2.1  Overview

11.2.2  Business Units

11.2.3  Geographic Revenue

11.2.4  Business Focus

11.2.5  SWOT Analysis

11.2.6  Business Strategy

11.3     Symantec Corp.

11.3.1  Overview

11.3.2  Business Units

11.3.3  Geographic Revenue

11.3.4  Business Focus

11.3.5  SWOT Analysis

11.3.6  Business Strategy

11.4     Intel Corporation

11.4.1  Business Units

11.4.2  Geographic Presence

11.4.3  Business Focus

11.4.4  SWOT Analysis

11.4.5  Business Strategy

12   Other Prominent

12.1     CA Technologies

12.1.1  Overview

12.1.2  CA Technologies Market

12.1.3  CA Technologies in Cognitive security in IT & Telecommunication market

12.2     Fortinet Inc.

12.2.1  Overview

12.2.2  Fortinet Inc. Market

12.2.3  Fortinet Inc. in Cognitive Security in IT & Telecommunication Market

12.3     Cato Networks

12.3.1  Overview

12.3.2  Cato Networks in Cognitive Security in IT & Telecommunication Market

12.4     Check Point Software Technologies

12.4.1  Overview

12.4.2  Check Point Software Technologies

12.4.3  Check Point Software Technologies in Cognitive Security in IT & Telecommunication Market

12.5     XTN

12.5.1  Overview

12.5.2  XTN in Cognitive Security in IT & Telecommunication Market




Research Framework

Infoholic research works on a holistic 360° approach in order to deliver high quality, validated and reliable information in our market reports. The Market estimation and forecasting involves following steps:

  • Data Collation (Primary & Secondary)
  • In-house Estimation (Based on proprietary data bases and Models)
  • Market Triangulation
  • Forecasting

Market related information is congregated from both primary and secondary sources.

Primary sources

involved participants from all global stakeholders such as Solution providers, service providers, Industry associations, thought leaders etc. across levels such as CXOs, VPs and managers. Plus, our in-house industry experts having decades of industry experience contribute their consulting and advisory services.

Secondary sources

include public sources such as regulatory frameworks, government IT spending, government demographic indicators, industry association statistics, and company publications along with paid sources such as Factiva, OneSource, Bloomberg among others.

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