DENVER, Nov. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ProtectWise has earned the prestigious Gold status in the Golden Bridge Awards for disrupting the network security industry with its Cloud Network DVR. The 'virtual camera in the cloud' records full fidelity network traffic for the detection of threats in real-time and retrospectively, providing powerful network forensics and delivering the most innovative user interface in the industry.
"We're honored to be recognized by the Golden Bridge Awards as an innovator in cloud security," said Ramon Peypoch, chief product officer at ProtectWise. "We've leveraged the infinite scale and power of the cloud to fundamentally reshape enterprise network security and deliver a number of industry firsts including the only automated retrospection of historic network traffic to unearth previously unknown threats with the latest intelligence. It's nice to be recognized for this work."
The coveted annual Golden Bridge Awards program encompasses the best organizations from all over the world. More than 40 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices participated, and their average scores determined the 2015 Golden Bridge Business Awards winners. The winners were honored during the awards dinner and presentation on November 16, 2015 in San Francisco attended by the finalists, industry leaders, and judges.
Judges honored the ProtectWise™ Cloud Network DVR for its innovation in cloud security to provide unparalleled visibility into network traffic data. The solution correlates threat detection from proprietary research, machine learning, flow-based traffic algorithms as well as multiple commercial intelligence feeds across its customer base to detect and prioritize threats both in real-time and retrospectively. Combined with ProtectWise's on-demand deployment model and powerful visualization tools, security teams are able to respond to security threats within minutes.
ProtectWise™ is disrupting the network security industry with its Cloud Network DVR, a virtual camera in the cloud that records everything on the network. The service allows security professionals to see threats in real time and continuously goes back in time to discover previously unknown threats automatically. By harnessing the power of the cloud, ProtectWise provides an integrated solution with complete detection and visibility of enterprise threats and accelerated incident response. The Cloud Network DVR delivers unique advantages over current network security solutions, including an unlimited retention window with full-fidelity forensic capacity, the industry's only automated smart retrospection, advanced security visualization, and the ease and cost-savings of an on-demand deployment model.
Founded in April 2013, the company is based in Denver and led by a team of security and SaaS industry veterans from McAfee, IBM, Mandiant and Proofpoint. ProtectWise has raised more than $37 million in funding and was named to Network World's list of "10 Security Start-Ups to Watch." For more information, visit www.protectwise.com.
About the Golden Bridge Awards
Golden Bridge Awards are an annual industry and peers recognition program honoring best companies in every major industry from large to small and new start-ups in North America, Europe, Middle-East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Latin-America, Best New Products and Services, Best Innovations, Management and Teams, Women in Business and the Professions, Case Studies, Customer Satisfaction, and PR and Marketing Campaigns from all over the world. Learn more about The Golden Bridge Awards at www.goldenbridgeawards.com