In a press release by the company and presented on Market Wire, Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCSI) announced that it was the market leader in Content Security Gateway Appliances in 2010, according to the latest report from Infonetics Research. This is a position the company has held since Infonetics first began reporting market share numbers for Content Security Gateway appliances in 2006. Blue Coat recently introduced its Internet-delivered Web security solution, the Blue Coat Cloud Service.
“’Blue Coat continues to lead the Web security market with technology that provides dynamic, real-time intelligence about and protection from the latest Web-based threats, including those that exploit social media,’ said Steve Daheb, chief marketing officer and senior vice president at Blue Coat Systems. ‘Our continued market leadership demonstrates that customers understand the unique value that Blue Coat solutions deliver and are increasingly deploying our solutions to solve their most pressing security challenges.’”