The Consulting Opportunity
Most solution providers agree: Security presents one of the biggest opportunities for the channel, with research firm Gartner saying the market saw 7.8 percent growth to hit $17.8 billion in 2016. These 10 companies are dominating that market, accounting in total for 63.5 percent of the total security consulting market that year, according to Gartner. Gartner defined security consultancies as "security-specific advisory services designed to help organizations assess, analyze and improve the efficiency of their business operations, IT operations and technology strategies for security and risk management activities." Take a look at the 10 biggest companies in security consulting by revenue, and where they're investing to continue their growth trajectories.