No enterprise data center can consider itself fully able to manage all of the various log file reports and events unless it has a SIEM. This has become a staple of data security and a must-have to meet compliance requirements. Yet despite the essential nature of SIEMs, they are often misconfigured, resulting in either massive amounts of false positives or massive amounts of event alerts that are beyond the IT department’s ability to manage. Enter the next generation of SIEM – SIEMs on steroids powered by artificial intelligence.
This Analysis Brief surveys IT pros to determine if they are using AI today in conjunction with their SIEMs, what their plans are for AI in the future, and how effective their SIEMs and related data security applications and tools are for today’s IT environment.