SAN DIEGO, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EdgeWave® (www.edgewave.com ), a San Diego-based cyber security firm, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named EdgeWave ePrism Email SecurityTM the Gold winner of the 2015 Global Excellence Awards in Email Security and Management.
EdgeWave ePrism Email Security provides Military-Grade protection through processes that have been battle-proven to defend complex networks against sophisticated cyber attacks. Called EdgeWave EPICTM (Enhanced Precision Integrated Cyber CapabilitiesTM), this unique cyber defense capability combines experienced U.S. Military cyber security veterans with advanced technology to precisely identify attacks, help eliminate threats and help stop data breaches. EdgeWave EPIC is deployed through award-winning ePrism Email Security, iPrism Web GatewayTM, EPIC Next Generation FirewallTM and new EPIC Security Assurance ServiceTM to provide adaptive, layered defense against advanced cyber threats.
"Stopping data breaches is of paramount importance and traditional approaches aren't working. EdgeWave provides Military-Grade cyber security to protect against advanced threats in a platform that is almost effortless to implement and use," said Mike Walls, Managing Director, Security Operations & Analysis, EdgeWave. "This recognition validates our dedication, and we thank Info Security Products Guide for acknowledging our hard work." Prior to joining EdgeWave, Mr. Walls (CAPT, U.S. Navy ret.) was responsible for U.S. Navy cyber readiness, ensuring the security of over 300 ships, 4,000 aircraft and 400,000 servicemen – the world's largest intranet.
EdgeWave was also recognized as a Silver winner in the Social Media, Web Filtering, and Content Security category for EdgeWave iPrism Web Gateway and as a Bronze winner in the Best Deployments and Case Studies category for securing the 2014 US Tennis Open in Flushing Meadows, NY.
The Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Awards, now in their 11th year, honor excellence in every facet of the industry including products, people behind the successes and best companies. More than 50 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2015 Global Excellence Awards Finalists and Winners. Winners were announced during the awards dinner and presentation on April 20, 2015 in San Francisco.
About EdgeWave, Inc.
EdgeWave is a leader in the cyber security industry, delivering innovative, effective and efficient protection across the full spectrum of business and government organizations. EdgeWave EPIC (Enhanced Precision Integrated Cyber Capabilities) combines real-time human and artificial intelligence with a Military-Grade operational approach to anticipate, identify, and defend against sophisticated adversaries and advanced security threats.
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Info Security Products Guide sponsors leading conferences and expos worldwide and plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow's technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and market research that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit www.infosecurityproductsguide.com and stay secured.