2023 Gartner® Market Guide
for Managed Detection &
Response Services

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By 2025, 60% of organizations will be actively using remote threat disruption and containment capabilities delivered directly by MDR providers, up from 30% today.” - Gartner 

The latest Gartner Market Guide for Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Services provides a comprehensive breakdown of how the MDR industry has evolved and expanded, offering analysis and recommendations to help you to determine what you need – and why you need it. 

In this report, Gartner states that “MDR services provide customers with remotely delivered, human-led, turnkey, modern SOC functions; ultimately delivering threat disruption and containment.” What’s more, Gartner has named Bitdefender as a Representative Vendor for the second consecutive time.  

Access this report to learn:

  • How to determine whether a solution is truly MDR – and not just another managed technology service identifying as MDR
  • How MDR solutions can support specific risk-focused requirements and deliver outcomes that your internal teams can act upon
  • The impact of MDR’s expansion into other security operations functions, such as exposure management
  • How MDR capabilities enable you to use co-management  for custom functions, like threat hunting or compliance reporting 


Gartner, Market Guide for Managed Detection and Response Services, Pete Shoard, Al Price, Mitchell Schneider, Craig Lawson, Andrew Davies, 14 February 2023. GARTNER is a registered trademark and service mark of Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and internationally and is used herein with permission. All rights reserved. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. 
*Gartner Market Guide for MDR