State of the Network | 2019

NetOps and SecOps Collide

Over 600 IT professionals weigh in on the workloads, challenges, data sources and team collaboration required to safeguard critical corporate assets.

Study Highlights:

Network team role in security increases: Over 80% of network teams play a role in security efforts including investigations and clean-up, implementation and configuration of security tools, and proactive threat-hunting

Security presents multiple challenges: correlation with network performance, breach containment verification, and data/visibility gaps top the list

Problem domain isolation remains top obstacle: 55% struggle to determine whether problems are caused by the network, system, or application