Bitdefender Named a Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms

Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

Feb 08, 2016, 07:41 ET from Bitdefender

BUCHAREST, Romania, February 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Bitdefender, a leading Internet security technology company protecting 500 million users worldwide, today announced it has been named a Visionary in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms. We believe this recognition attests to the company's rapid advancement in the enterprise space.

Gartner's Magic Quadrant* for Endpoint Protection Platforms is designed to inform businesses on how various vendors in the sector are positioned to help them over the long haul, taking into account factors such as market understanding, product strategy, innovation, market responsiveness and customer experience.

"We feel Gartner's positioning of Bitdefender as a Visionary in the industry offers powerful validation of the years of research we have put into staying at the forefront of technological advancements in endpoint security and into meeting the precise needs of businesses," said Bogdan Dumitru, Chief Technology Officer. "Our recent runaway success in the enterprise space, with particularly accelerated growth in sales over the past two years, we believe firmly backs up Gartner's assessment."

Bitdefender's Enterprise endpoint protection offering consists of Bitdefender GravityZone, a leading security solution to secure even the most complex hybrid infrastructures. Whether physical or virtual, a combination of on premise and private or public cloud, GravityZone offers organizations dramatically faster and more efficient risk management.

About Bitdefender 
Bitdefender is a global security technology company that delivers solutions in more than 100 countries through a network of value-added alliances, distributors and reseller partners. Since 2001, Bitdefender has consistently produced award-winning business and consumer security technology, and is a leading security provider in virtualization and cloud technologies. Through R&D, alliances and partnership teams, Bitdefender has elevated the highest standards of security excellence in both its number-one-ranked technology and its strategic alliances with the world's leading virtualization and cloud technology providers. More information is available at

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*Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms, Peter Firstbrook, Eric Ouellet, 01 February 2016


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