We have data on 151 companies that use Suricata. The companies using Suricata are most often found in United States and in the Information Technology and Services industry. Suricata is most often used by companies with >10000 employees and >1000M dollars in revenue. Our data for Suricata usage goes back as far as 2 years and 10 months.
We use the best indexing techniques combined with advanced data science to monitor the market share of over 15,000 technology products, including Network Security. By scanning billions of public documents, we are able to collect deep insights on every company, with over 100 data fields per company at an average. In the Network Security category, Suricata has a market share of about 0.1%. Other major and competing products in this category include:
Suricata is a free and open source, mature, fast and robust network threat detection engine. The Suricata engine is capable of real time intrusion detection (IDS), inline intrusion prevention (IPS), network security monitoring (NSM) and offline pcap processing. Suricata inspects the network traffic using a powerful and extensive rules and signature language, and has powerful Lua scripting support for detection of complex threats. The Suricata project and code is owned and supported by the Open Information Security Foundation (OISF), a non-profit foundation committed to ensuring Suricata's development and sustained success as an open source project.
Looking at Suricata customers by industry, we find that Information Technology and Services (21%), Higher Education (13%), Computer & Network Security (11%) and Computer Software (9%) are the largest segments.
75% of Suricata customers are in United States.
Of all the customers that are using Suricata, a majority (53%) are large (>1000 employees), 14% are small (<50 employees) and 28% are medium-sized.
Of all the customers that are using Suricata, 43% are small (<$50M), 7% are medium-sized and 39% are large (>$1000M).