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Amazon Inspector Analyst Report

AWS rearchitects Amazon Inspector vulnerability management service

In November 2021, AWS launched an improved version of Amazon Inspector, its vulnerability management service. The service provides continuous scanning for software vulnerabilities and configuration risks, such as unintended network exposure, across container and Amazon EC2 workloads. In this report, 451 Research analysts John McNeice and Daniel Kennedy, provide their insights about the new Amazon Inspector service on AWS.

Read the report to:

  • Learn about the new Amazon Inspector service and its significant advantages over the previous version.
  • Understand several of the key added features, such as near real-time scans and enhanced vulnerability risk scoring.
  • Become familiar with use cases, such as container and Amazon EC2 workload scanning and available integrations. 

Critical Capabilities for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services

We believe you will be able to use this report to complement the content in the Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure and Platform Services and to dive deeper into the benefits that CIPS can bring to your organization.

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Vendor Rating: Amazon

In the Gartner 2021 Vendor Rating: Amazon, AWS secured a “Strong” rating, the highest possible overall rating. Gartner evaluated AWS in six key areas and awarded us a final score of 28 out of 30.

Solution Scorecard for Amazon Web Services IaaS & PaaS

In this report, discover why AWS scored a 94 out of 100 against Gartner’s 270-point “Solution Criteria for Cloud Integrated IaaS and PaaS.”

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