ABI Research | July 06, 2020
By 2026, IoT connections will exceed 23 billion across all major IoT markets. Almost all those connections will be faced with incessant and constantly evolving cyber-threats, forcing implementers and IoT vendors to embrace new digital security options to protect managed fleets and connected assets. Secure device authentication currently stands among the top-tier investment priorities for key IoT markets. Global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research, expects that hardware focused IoT authentication services will reach US$8.4 billion in revenues by 2026."There are several key technologies revolving around authentication security that currently transform the IoT device value chain. Chief elements among them revolve around IoT identity issuance, provisioning, authentication, encryption key lifecycle management, access management and attestation," explains Dimitrios Pavlakis, Industry Analyst at ABI Research. These are the prime focus of IoT vendors who capitalize on the emerging threat horizon to better position their services and explore new IoT monetization models."As it currently stands, the IoT is not a secure place for future deployments and both IoT players and digital security vendors are aware of that," comments Pavlakis. "The good news is that the recent change in thinking has caused a noticeable mentality shift and investment surge for secure authentication technologies across the IoT ecosystem; the bad news is that this also gives rise to many IoT management offerings with questionable levels of security and intelligence."IoT authentication services need to consider a plethora of variables, sharing both operational and connectivity as well as security characteristics. "Just because cybersecurity investments need to enter deeper into the IoT deployment equation does not mean that operational variables will be left unaccounted," explains Pavlakis. "Bandwidth capacity, connectivity requirements, operational specifications and device heterogeneity, digital footprint and processing power, edge-cloud dependencies, telemetry and intelligence are all key factors that need to be addressed to obtain a sustainable growth for the IoT going forward."Many IoT security vendors are taking advantage of the recent IoT investment surge to increase their market footprint and deliver security-first authentication and management services for the IoT supported by a multitude of flexible pricing models. Market leaders and innovative companies offering IoT security services operating in different areas of the IoT value chain include Intel, Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, Entrust Datacard, Rambus, Data I/O, and Globalsign.
NTT | July 02, 2021
A world leader in application security, WhiteHat Security, has announced today its formal change of name into NTT Application Security. However, there will not be any change in ownership of the organization. Also the new name provides a nearer identity with the parent establishment of which it remains an independent, wholly-owned subsidiary. NTT Application Security will remain to be powered by cloud-based and award-winning application security platform of WhiteHat.
The change can be seen as the next step in progression after the acquisition of WhiteHat Security in July 2019 by NTT Security Corporation. The move strengthens the two security-focused concerns' purpose to connect a united strategy for serving its world-wide clienteles, associates and prospects with the most ground-breaking cybersecurity solutions in the global market.
Along with the change in name, NTT Application Security will continue to bolster the organization's enterprise application security competences and will play an important role in NTT's combined platform strategy.
At Black Hat USA 2021, which is scheduled to take place in Las Vegas Aug, NTT Application Security will debut its new brand to professionals in the industry, prospects, and media. NTT Application Security team will be available at booth #2066 for those attendees who are interested in learning more.
About NTT Application Security
NTT Application Security is driving the future of application security. For nearly 20 years, organizations around the globe have trusted on NTT Application Security to protect their business' digital outline in a progressively application-driven world.
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prnewswire | September 04, 2020
The "Japanese Managed Security Services Market, Forecast to 2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.The Japanese managed security services (MSS) market, recording a year-on-year (YoY) growth rate of 14% in 2018, is the largest in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. There were several key market drivers in 2018: increased general information technology (IT) investment in Japanese enterprises for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games; Japanese enterprise spending shifting to an as a service' instead of on-premise' model (despite on-premise being the major revenue contributor); lack of security expertise among the internal IT teams.