May 18, 2024

We’re delighted to announce that Sophos has been named a Chief within the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Managed Detection and Response (MDR) 2024 Vendor Evaluation (doc #US49006922, April 2024).

The IDC MarketScape research evaluates the capabilities and enterprise methods of 19 managed detection and response service distributors, and positions Sophos within the Leaders Class. We consider this recognition demonstrates that Sophos is a perfect alternative for organizations trying to elevate their defenses with a tried-and-true 24/7 expert-led managed detection and response.

Sophos was additionally lately named a Chief within the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Trendy Endpoint Safety for Midsize Companies 2024 Vendor Evaluation (doc #US50521323, February 2024) and within the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Trendy Endpoint Safety for Small Companies 2024 Vendor Evaluation (doc #US50521424, March 2024).

Following the evaluation, Craig Robinson, Analysis Vice President of Safety Providers, IDC, stated: “Organizations searching for value certainty, whether or not that’s by means of their simplified predictable pricing technique, or searching for limitless incident response companies paired with a $1M guarantee, ought to take into account using Sophos for his or her MDR wants.”

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Simplicity and adaptability

“With easy pricing and versatile service fashions, Sophos is known as a Chief within the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Managed Detection and Response (MDR) 2024 Vendor Evaluation for offering an easy-to-understand choice for corporations trying to strengthen their cybersecurity defenses and deal with advanced safety wants,” stated Craig Robinson, Analysis Vice President of Safety Providers, IDC. “The current introduction of Sophos Managed Threat additionally demonstrates their dedication to addressing the evolving challenges of their clients in an ever-changing cybersecurity panorama.”

The IDC MarketScape analysis refers back to the flexibility and compatibility provided by Sophos Managed Detection and Response, noting that:

“Sophos MDR has expanded its detection capabilities past its Sophos merchandise. Information is collected from third-party alert sources throughout a number of domains, which embrace however should not restricted to endpoint, firewall, cloud, and id. IDC acknowledges that getting an entire view of assaults usually requires the gathering, evaluation, and correlation of related community knowledge together with different telemetry.”

Limitless full-scale incident response

Sophos MDR Full and Sophos MDR Necessities service tiers are designed to align to the shopper maturity journey. With each service tiers together with 24/7 expert-led investigation and response and menace looking, the IDC MarketScape notes:

“The core differentiator of MDR Full is that it features a distinctive unmetered, full-scale incident response providing at no further cost. The Sophos Breach Safety Guarantee covers as much as $1 million in response bills for qualifying clients.”

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To study extra about why Sophos was named a Chief within the 2024 IDC MarketScape for Worldwide Managed Detection and Response, read the excerpt here.

Extra Sophos buyer and analyst validation

Sophos’ recognition as a Chief on this IDC MarketScape for managed detection and response companies comes on the heels of a number of buyer endorsements and third-party validations, together with: