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Trend Micro has begun to deliver on the XDR vision it unveiled earlier this year at its customer event and announced officially at Black Hat.


  • This is both a recognition of the need for a detection and response platform covering an enterprise's entire infrastructure and a move toward delivering one.

Features and Benefits

  • Describes Trend's approach to xDR and explains how Ovum has been talking about this topic.
  • Explains the rationale for Trend's managing XDR itself for the time being.

Key questions answered

  • What are EDR, NDR, and XDR?
  • Will Trend always manage XDR itself?

Table of contents

Ovum view

  • Summary
  • Detection and response must be a spectrum of technologies
  • XDR for Users bundles endpoint and email DR
  • Trend's MDR becomes Managed XDR
  • XDR promotes the sum of Trend's products


  • Further reading
  • Author

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