New IDC MarketScape Names Rapid7 a Leader in Managed Detection and Response

In this report, IDC analysts take an unbiased look at the 15 U.S. managed detection and response (MDR) service providers in the industry. Download the report to learn about key MDR trends, market dynamics, and what buyers should consider when looking for an MDR partner. Spoiler alert—IDC named Rapid7 a Leader!

Here's what makes Rapid7 MDR stand out:

  • A focus on cyber resilience: Detect threats with confidence. Our team delivers the answers you need to find and stop attackers in their tracks (not just give you alerts to investigate).

  • Detection and response at scale: 24x7 security operations are table stakes, but continuous coverage by the same breach response experts that handle incident response consulting isn’t.

  • Transparency into operations: You have complete visibility with full access to the technology our analysts use. You’ll prove ROI with reporting your CFO would appreciate.

  • XDR technology detects threats others miss: Unify and transform relevant security data to detect advanced threats across endpoints, users, networks, and cloud sources.

  • Achieve a rapid time-to-value: Jumpstart a detection and response program starting on day one—from threat hunts to ongoing security guidance.

Learn more about the MDR market and how the key players stack up. Download your copy of the MDR MarketScape.

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IDC MarketScape U.S. Managed Detection and Response Services 2021 Vendor Assessment", By: Craig Robinson and Christina Richmond, August 2021, IDC # US48129921.

IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT suppliers in a given market.  The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. The Capabilities score measures vendor product, go-to-market and business execution in the short-term. The Strategy score measures alignment of vendor strategies with customer requirements in a 3-5-year timeframe. Vendor market share is represented by the size of the circles. Vendor year-over-year growth rate relative to the given market is indicated by a plus, neutral or minus next to the vendor name.

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IDC MarketScape criteria selection, weightings, and vendor scores represent well-researched IDC judgment about the market and specific vendors. IDC analysts tailor the range of standard characteristics by which vendors are measured through structured discussions, surveys, and interviews with market leaders, participants, and end users. Market weightings are based on user interviews, buyer surveys, and the input of IDC experts in each market. IDC analysts base individual vendor scores, and ultimately vendor positions on the IDC MarketScape, on detailed surveys and interviews with the vendors, publicly available information, and end-user experiences in an effort to provide an accurate and consistent assessment of each vendor’s characteristics, behavior, and capability.