IT-Harvest Knowledge Base Exceeds 900 IT Security Vendors

IT-Harvest, the independent IT research firm announced today that its data base of security vendors has surpassed nine-hundred companies.

Birmingham, MI, October 03, 2006 --( IT-Harvest, an independent research and advisory firm announced today that its knowledge base now includes data on over 900 vendors.

"The rate at which we discover and add new companies indicates that there are probably 1,500 security vendors world wide." said Richard Stiennon, Chief Research Analyst for IT-Harvest.  "Nine-hundred is a significant milestone in our quest to catalog the entire security industry."

The IT-Harvest Knowledge Base is a subscription offering. Clients of IT-Harvest can use web-based tools to perform their own market research by mining the database.  IT-Harvest analysts leverage the knowledge base to quickly generate accurate reports on the many segments of the IT security industry.  Venture capitalists use it to perform due diligence when they are considering making an investment in a particular company. Journalists use it to ensure that their coverage is comprehensive. IT departments use the knowledge base to assist their vendor selection process.

About IT-Harvest
IT-Harvest offers advisory and marketing assistance to vendors of security products, information technology users, and investors.  Its analysts are available for strategic engagements, public speaking events, webinars, and customer facing occasions.

IT-Harvest is located at 330 E. Maple Road,  #406, Birmingham, MI, . (+1-800-709-2796) The company's knowledge base of all of the companies that contribute to the security industry is available to subscribers at . For more information, please contact Karen Ethier, at

Karen Ethier