TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Security Software for Consumers market to grow at a CAGR of 8 percent over the period 2011–2015. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing broadband penetration. The Global Security Software for Consumers market has also been witnessing the convergence of security solutions. However, the increasing availability of pirated security solutions could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.
TechNavio's report, the Global Security Software for Consumers Market 2011–2015, has been prepared based on an in-depth analysis of the market with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Security Software for Consumers market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
Key vendors dominating this market space include Symantec Corp., McAfee Inc., Kaspersky Lab ZAO and Trend Micro Inc.
Key questions answered in this report:
- What will the market size be in 2015 and at what rate will it grow?
- What key trends is this market subject to?
- What is driving this market?
- What are the challenges to market growth?
- Who are the key vendors in this market space?
- What are the opportunities and threats faced by each of these key vendors?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of each of these key vendors?
01. Executive Summary
03. Market Coverage
04. Market Landscape
05. Geographical Segmentation
06. Key Leading Countries
07. Vendor Landscape
08. Buying Criteria
09. Market Growth Drivers
10. Drivers and their Impact
11. Market Challenges
12. Impact of Drivers and Challenge
13. Market Trends
14. Key Vendor Analysis
14.1 Symantec Corp.
14.2 McAfee Inc.
14.3 Kaspersky Lab ZAO
14.4 Trend Micro Inc.
15. Other Reports in this Series
List of Exhibits:
Exhibit 1: Global Security Software for Consumers Market 2011–2015 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 2: Global Security Software for Consumers Market by End-user Segmentation 2011
Exhibit 3: Common Security Threats Faced by US Consumers 2011 (unit in million)
Exhibit 4: Global Security Software for Consumers Market by Geographical Segmentation 2011
Exhibit 5: Global Security Software for Consumers Market by Vendor Segmentation 2011
Exhibit 6: Global Broadband Subscribers 2011–2015 (unit in million)
Exhibit 7: Shipment of PCs 2011–2015 (unit in million)
Exhibit 8: Internet-enabled Device Shipments 2011–2015 (unit in million)
TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Report – Global Security Software for Consumers Market 2011–2015
TechNavio today launched its report Global Security Software for Consumers Market 2011–2015 based on an in-depth study covering the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions. The report aims to aid decision makers' understanding of the key trends impacting the growth of this market.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio's IT Security team said, “One of the leading factors driving the Security Software for Consumers market is the ever-increasing complexity of security threats. Also, hackers use consumer systems and IPs to perform cyber-attacks such as distributed denial of service (DDoS). Hence, consumers are adopting security solutions to protect their system from security threats.”
According to the report, the market is witnessing a consolidation wave with large vendors acquiring smaller vendors for technological knowledge, which helps them to offer converged security solutions. Through this, organizations will be able to provide complete solutions to their customers more cheaply and can expand their presence. For instance, large companies such as McAfee and Trend Micro are carrying out acquisitions either to enter the market or to enhance their offerings.
Further, the report also discusses that one of the major challenges faced by the market is the increasing availability of pirated security software solutions.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key players.