|Asia-Pacific Web Application Firewall Solutions Market, Forecast to 2021|
|Escalation of Sophisticated Attacks on Web Applications Driving Market Growth|
The Asia-Pacific (APAC) Web application firewall (WAF) solution market continued to grow tremendously in 2016 by 27.6% year-on-year (YoY). Particularly, the cloud-based segments experienced an impressive growth rate of 88.9%, surpassing the previous year’s forecast. The strong growth was seen in most of the APAC countries with China, Hong Kong, India, and Singapore being the top performing markets. The strong adoption of WAF was mainly driven by the drastically increasing number of attacks launched on Web applications across industries, which resulted in major concerns over data breaches among end-users.
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