Scalock Private Vendor Watchlist Profile: Protecting Containers Throughout Its Life Cycle

Scalock Private Vendor Watchlist Profile: Protecting Containers Throughout Its Life Cycle

  • March 2016 •
  • 5 pages •
  • Report ID: 3720309 •
  • Format: PDF
This IDC Insight analyzes Scalock, a company competing in the cognitive systems market, and reviews key success factors: market potential, products and services, competitive edge, customers, and corporate strategy. Detailed subquestions make up each of the five success factors, which are assigned a value from 1 (weak) to 4 (strong). Leveraging IDC's expert understanding of the competitive landscape and future outlook, this document provides insight into private companies based on IDC's unique watch score system: Market potential: Market growth potential, strength of competition, and current stage of market (early adopters versus late majority)Products and services: Level of differentiation, disruptive capability, and scalabilityCompetitive edge: Competitive landscape and peer assessmentCustomers: Number of existing customers, quality of existing customer base, geographic reach, and size of addressable market in the next years, given the vendor's current capabilitiesCorporate strategy: Go-to-market strategy, management pedigree, and financial status (running on venture capital with insignificant revenue versus self-sustaining and not seeking additional rounds of funding)