CrowdStrike, Inc. (CRWD) originally designed its Falcon endpoint security platform to appeal to enterprise users but has broad appeal to the small business segment in just the United States alone. The analysis here builds a case for CrowdStrike to grow increasingly stronger as a go-to solution for small businesses.
Small is Big
Some of us might be surprised at what SBA (Small Business America) considers to be a ‘small business.’ Per the SBA Table of Size Standards, a business can qualify as being small based on the number of employees and average annual receipts, both of which vary by industry segment. The size standard classification is intended to assess a business’s eligibility for SBA loan programs and federal contract opportunities. To offer a rough idea of the range of eligibility, depending on the segment a business operates in, it can be classified as a small business if annual receipts are