Re: Thoughts on Security

From rhiannen wyrcat <>
Date Tue, 09 Jan 2001 21:15:09 -0500

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some of the below aren't precisely what you're looking for,
but are included for background interest, or ideas which may
help in forming more precise questions for search engines,

general topical reading:

general reading - market views (starting points):,2163,57671,00.html

general reading - security views:
 (The Basics tab from main page)

other marketroid releases:

eh, as requested, they're places to start - hope you like


James Sinclair wrote:
> I am running an analyse article on the following product areas.....perhaps u
> can tell me or point me in the direction as to where to look.... the main
> subjects include. The aim is to discuss current technology, and the future
> of these area for both the consumer and the corporation.
> 1. Managed security
> 2. Firewalls (checkpoint)
> 3. Authentification (RSA, Baltimore)
> 4. Virus Checking (Baltimoe's mimesweeper)
> 5. Network security (Cisco, Nokia)
> In relation to the above I am looking for info as to
> 1. how big the mkts are
> 2. how fast they are growing
> 3. how fast they will grow
> 4. who are the leaders
> 5. why do they have a lead: tech? product? distribution? skillset? little
> competiton from others? reputation? cross-product ability?
> 6. is the company able to migrate skills from an existing area into a new
> area?

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