SAN JOSE, Calif., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CipherCloud, the leader in cloud visibility and data protection, announced today that Info Security Product Guide, a leading information security and research guide, has named CipherCloud an award winner in ten categories. The 2015 11th Annual Global Excellence Awards in San Francisco took place during the RSA conference and recognized ground-breaking products, key people and their contributions, and the fastest growing vendors in the security industry.
More than 50 judges across many industry verticals around the world were involved in the selection process. Winners were announced during the awards dinner and presentation on April 20, 2015 in San Francisco.
CipherCloud was honored as a Grand Trophy winner in addition to nine corporate, product and personnel wins.
CipherCloud received two Gold awards – for Company Growth of the Year and for Communications Professional of the Year (Lise Feng).
The company also received seven bronze awards. These awards were for Most Innovative Company in Security, Most Innovative Security Product of the Year, Best Security Software, Cloud Security, Innovation in Cloud Security, Compliance, and Security Products and Solutions for Finance and Banking.
"Cloud security, innovation and compliance are central to our mission of enabling the cloud," said Pravin Kothari, founder and CEO of CipherCloud. "I'm honored that the judging committee recognized CipherCloud in these categories at the corporate, product and personnel levels. These latest accolades reflect our product excellence and our leadership in the cloud access security broker (CASB) market."
CipherCloud, the leader in cloud visibility and data protection, delivers cloud adoption while ensuring security, compliance and control. CipherCloud's open platform provides comprehensive cloud application discovery and risk assessment, data protection – searchable strong encryption, tokenization, data loss prevention, key management and malware detection – and extensive user activity and anomaly monitoring services.
CipherCloud has experienced exceptional growth and success with over 3 million of business users, across 11 different industries.
The CipherCloud product portfolio protects popular cloud applications out-of-the-box such as Salesforce, Box, Microsoft Office 365 and ServiceNow.
CipherCloud, named as SC Magazine's Best Product of the Year, technology is FIPS 140-2 validated and is backed by premier venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz, Transamerica Ventures, Delta Partners and T-Venture, the venture capital arm of Deutsche Telekom. For more information, visit www.ciphercloud.com and follow us on Twitter @ciphercloud.
Director of Corporate Communications