Industry Views: Investment opportunities will remain in security even if glare of terror threat fades

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Industry Views: Investment opportunities will remain in security even if glare of terror threat fades

While it may not always be politic to point out, the genius of markets lies in their ability to generate value in the aftermath of even the most horrific tragedies. In the wake of 9/11, for example, the security sector became - almost overnight - a productive and patriotic destination for venture and other forms of capital. Even while the sector's "15 minutes" appear to be ticking toward a close, relatively constant market dynamics within the security space ensure that opportunities will continue to abound for those who know where to look for them.

The evidence that the security sector is finally cooling down is unmistakable. While the post-9/11 acceleration created a substantial pipeline that continues to yield opportunities, spending levels within this space have begun to flatten out. Customers have come to realize that even best-of-breed...

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