SAN JOSE, Calif., March 3, 2016 /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 a Grand Trophy winner for 12 award wins at the 2016 Global Excellence Awards.
Taking place during the RSA conference in San Francisco, these awards recognized ground-breaking products, key contributors to information security, 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 ceremony on March 1, 2016.
CipherCloud was honored as a Grand Trophy winner in addition to 12 corporate, product and team wins. CipherCloud received:
- Five gold awards for Best Security Software, Cloud Security, Innovation in Enterprise Security, Security Products & Solutions for Healthcare, and Best Deployment & Case Study for its work enabling a healthcare giant to protect PHI (personal healthcare information) in the cloud
- Three silver medals for Innovation in Cloud Security, Security Products & Solutions for Insurance, and Customer Service Team of the Year
- Four bronze accolades for Best Security Company of the Year (Software), Most Innovative Security Product (Software) of the Year, Innovation in Compliance, and Security Products & Solutions for Finance and Banking
"Cloud security, innovation and vertical enablement 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 accolades reflect our product excellence and our commitment to customer success in the CASB (cloud access security broker) market."
CipherCloud, a leader in cloud security and visibility, enables companies to adopt the cloud while delivering data protection, compliance and control. CipherCloud delivers a comprehensive multi-cloud security platform that integrates advanced data protection, content control, monitoring, cloud discovery and risk analysis. The largest financial services, insurance, healthcare, telecommunication, and gaming companies across more than 25 countries have put their trust in CipherCloud.
CipherCloud, named as SC Magazine's Best Product of the Year, technology is FIPS 140-2 validated and has received investments from 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.
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