AWS Jumps Headfirst into the Cybersecurity Market with GE, Others

The real attention grabber in the AWS press release announcing Amazon GuardDuty is the rapid user adoption from large enterprise customers, including GE, Netflix, FINRA and Autodesk

The cybersecurity market is expanding rapidly — to the tune of $1 trillion in global spending expected over the next five years. That means a lot of new market entrants. While venture capital is pouring into cyber startups, major tech brands are also marching onto the field.

With more than 50 percent of all cyber attacks launching on (often defenseless) small businesses, AWS is equally attractive to organizations that have fewer than 250 employees.

Amazon Web Services is the newest big name in cybersecurity with the debut of its GuardDuty service. While AWS already provides a secure platform and related services to its customers, the new productized offering steps on a lot of toes in a market rife with point players offering similar solutions.

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