Optiv Named in the Gartner® Market Guide for Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) Retainer Services Report

April 10, 2023

Many organizations turn to Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) service providers for the skills and resources to proactively bolster defenses and respond to inevitable cyberattacks. In a dynamic market, it’s important to find the right provider for your company. Read Gartner insights for:


  • Realize that security incidents are “when it occurs” situations, rather than “if it occurs” propositions. Therefore, you should have an IR program and institute the correct processes for it, ensuring that your organization understands, reviews and regularly tests them.
  • Access to knowledgeable incident responders is critical to reducing the incident window and impact, as well as severity, of security incidents.
  • Consider purchasing a prepaid DFIR retainer to ensure preferential response times, reduced rates and access to services that support their DFIR requirements.


Download the full report to see why Gartner named Optiv as a Representative Vendor for DFIR services.


Gartner, Market Guide for Digital Forensics and Incident Response Retainer Services, By Wam Voster, William Candrick and Carlos De Sola Caraballo, 22 February 2023.
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