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Influential analysts have consistently recognized Microsoft solutions across security, compliance, and identity management.

Industry Recognition

Gartner

A Leader in two Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ reports.

Forrester

A Leader in three Forrester Wave™ categories.

MITRE ATT&CK

A leader in the 2022 MITRE Engenuity ATT&CK® Evaluation.

IDC

A Leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Modern Endpoint Security.

  • Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Access Management

    Learn why Microsoft was named a Leader in the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Access Management for the fifth year in a row.1 2

  • The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Detection and Response

    Read why Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is named a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Detection and Response Providers, Q2 2022.3

  • Industry-leading extended detection and response

    For the fourth consecutive year, Microsoft 365 Defender demonstrated leading protection in MITRE Engenuity’s independent ATT&CK® Enterprise Evaluations.4

  • IDC MarketScape: Endpoint Security for Enterprises

    Learn why Microsoft was named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Modern Endpoint Security for Enterprises 2021 Vendor Assessment.5

  • Magic Quadrant for Access Management

    Microsoft named a Leader in the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Access Management.1 2

  • Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving

    Microsoft named a Leader in the 2022 Magic Quadrant for Information Archiving.1 6

  • The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Detection and Response

    Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is named a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Detection and Response Providers, Q2 2022.3

  • The Forrester Wave™: Unified Endpoint Management

    Microsoft Endpoint Manager is named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Unified Endpoint Management, Q4 2021.7

  • The Forrester New Wave™: Extended Detection and Response (XDR)

    Microsoft Defender is named a Leader in The Forrester New Wave™: Extended Detection and Response (XDR), Q4 2021.8

  • Industry-leading extended detection and response

    Microsoft 365 Defender demonstrated leading protection in MITRE Engenuity’s independent ATT&CK® Enterprise Evaluations.4

  • A leader in endpoint security for enterprises

    Microsoft was placed in the Leadership category in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Modern Endpoint Security for Enterprises 2021 Vendor Assessment.5

  • A leader in endpoint security for small businesses

    Microsoft was placed in the Leadership category in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Modern Endpoint Security for Small and Midsize Businesses 2021 Vendor Assessment.9

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  • [1] Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
    GARTNER and Magic Quadrant are registered trademarks and service marks of Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and internationally and are used herein with permission. All rights reserved.
  • [2] Gartner Magic Quadrant for Access Management, Michael Kelley | Abhyuday Data | Henrique Teixeira, 17 November 2021.
  • [3] The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Detection and Response Providers, Q2 2022, Allie Mellen, April 2022.
  • [4] © 2021 The MITRE Corporation. This work is reproduced and distributed with the permission of The MITRE Corporation.
  • [5] Suby, Michael, IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Modern Endpoint Security for Enterprises 2021 Vendor Assessment, November 2021.
  • [6] Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving, Michael Hoeff | Jeff Vogel, 24 January 2022.
  • [7] The Forrester Wave™: Unified Endpoint Management, Q4 2021, Andrew Hewitt, Will McKeon-White November 2021.
  • [8] The Forrester New Wave™: Extended Detection and Response (XDR), Q4 2021, Allie Mellen, October 2021.
  • [9] Suby, Michael, IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Modern Endpoint Security for Small and Midsize Businesses 2021 Vendor Assessment, November 2021.
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