McAfee Only Vendor in January 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Cloud Access Security Brokers

McAfee Only Vendor in January 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Cloud Access Security Brokers

Gartner recently announced the vendors selected to its January 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs). However, Gartner only named one vendor to its list: McAfee. According to Gartner, it bases its Peer Insights Customers’ Choice on customer feedback and ratings, taking into account both the number of reviews and the overall user ratings of verified end-users. Gartner maintains rigorous criteria for recognizing vendors with a high customer satisfaction rate. 

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McAfee offers device-to-cloud cybersecurity as well as SIEM and endpoint protection. Also, its  MVISION Cloud solution facilitates cloud visibility and behavior across all cloud services, users, and devices. MVISION Cloud applies persistent protection to sensitive information wherever it goes inside or outside the cloud and can block the sync and download of corporate data to personal devices. Additionally, MVISION Cloud can detect compromised accounts and enact cloud data encryption. It features a cloud registry and an AI-driven Activity Mapper among its capabilities. 

To qualify for the January 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs), a vendor must have a minimum of 50 published reviews with an average overall rating of 4.5 stars or higher. McAfee received 90 reviews and an overall 4.6 rating for McAfee MVISION Cloud as of February 20, 2020.    

Rajiv Gupta, Senior Vice President and General Manager of cloud security at McAfee, shared his thoughts in a press release. “We are proud to be recognized as the Customers’ Choice for CASBs in 2020.” 

“McAfee is committed to helping our customers protect their data and defend against threats both on the device and in the cloud…This kind of recognition reinvigorates our commitment to innovate and evolve the MVISION platform so that our customers can safely leverage the cloud to accelerate their business.”      

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Ben Canner

Ben Canner is an enterprise technology writer and analyst covering Identity Management, SIEM, Endpoint Protection, and Cybersecurity writ large. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from Clark University in Worcester, MA. He previously worked as a corporate blogger and ghost writer. You can reach him via Twitter and LinkedIn.
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