State of Hybrid Cloud Security: 2019


FireMon – the #1 network security management solution for hybrid cloud – is pleased to share the inaugural 2019 State of Hybrid Cloud Security survey report. Our goal with this survey was to shed a light on the challenges security and network professionals are worrying about as they expand their hybrid cloud initiatives.

This report reveals new findings from surveying more than 400 security practitioners and surfaces three major themes affecting hybrid cloud security:

  • scale and complexity
  • lack of resources
  • shared security responsibility

Download the full report to get our perspective on the state of hybrid cloud security and discover key findings as enterprises move to the hybrid cloud, including:

  • 60% of respondents stated that deployment of their business services in the cloud has accelerated past their ability to adequately secure them in a timely manner.
  • A rising trend of enterprises deploying multiple, disparate solutions on-premises as well as across multiple cloud environments.
  • 57.5% of respondents indicated they spend less than 25% of their total security budget on the cloud.
  • The inconsistent relationship between DevOps and security teams can impact the coordination of security policies across the hybrid cloud.