Top 40 Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Security Companies List
Here’s page four, featuring MDR security companies 31-40.
31. Paladion (Reston, Virginia, U.S.)
IT consulting giant Atos acquired Paladion in early 2020. Paladion, founded in 2000 had more than 800 employees and services roughly 400 customers in 12 countries at the time of the deal. Also, Paladion generated about $29 million in revenue in 2019.
32. Pondurance (Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.)
Private equity firm Newlight Partners invested in Pondurance in late 2020. Moreover, Pondurance hired RSA Security veteran Doug Howard as CEO, and entrepreneur/investor Niloofar Razi Howe joined as chair of the board.
34. Rapid7 (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.)
Rapid7 acquired Israeli Kubernetes security company Alcide.IO for approximately $50 million in February 2021. The deal surfaced a few months after Rapid7 acquired cloud security posture management (CSPM) company DivvyCloud in 2020. Rapid7 supports over 9,300 customers globally.
35. Red Canary (Denver, Colorado, U.S.)
The company in 2020 launched the Red Canary Alert Center to help security teams view, manage and prioritize alerts, according to a prepared statement. Earlier in 2020, Red Canary launched Red Canary MDR for Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection (MDATP).
36. Redscan (London, U.K.)
The company in 2020 achieved accreditation from CREST for its Security Operations Centre (SOC). Also, Redscan named Mark Doughty as chief financial officer (CFO) in late 2020.
37. Secureworks (Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.)
Secureworks, owned by Dell Technologies, has been pushing hard into SaaS security software development and building out a channel partner program mainly for VARs and resellers.
38. Sophos (Abingdon, United Kingdom)
Sophos, owned by private equity firm Thoma Bravo, is best-known for MSP-friendly security software. Sophos in 2019 launched Managed Threat Response (MTR), a managed threat hunting, detection and response service, that MSPs can leverage.
39. Trustwave (Chicago, Illinois, U.S.)
Trustwave, owned by telecommunications company Singtel, in 2021 launched a global Referral Partner Program to help resellers integrate its security solutions into their portfolios. And in 2020, Trustwave named Eric Harmon as its CEO. Harmon previously was an advisor to Trustwave’s SecureTrust security and compliance solutions division and succeeded Art Wong, who stepped down after serving as CEO since 2018.
40. Verizon (Basking Ridge, New Jersey, U.S.)
Verizon in 2020 incorporated the Securonix SIEM (security information and event management) solution into its MDR service. Verizon’s MDR combines remote threat monitoring, detection and response capabilities with Securonix’s SIEM, the companies said.
Six MDR Companies no longer listed by Garter
The following companies, mentioned by Gartner in 2018, were not mentioned in the 2020 MDR report:
- Ingalls Managed Detection and Response
- IronNet Cyber Operations Center
- Leidos (acquired by Capgemini)
- Raytheon Managed Detection & Response
- Rook Security MDR (acquired by Sophos)
- UnitedLex’s MDR business (acquired by Ankura)
Blog originally published November 21, 2019. Updated in February 2021 to reflect Gartner’s MDR market guide coupled with MSSP Alert’s editorial coverage.