NEW YORK, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lynx Technology Partners (Lynx), today announced that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has named Lynx a finalist for the 10th Annual 2015 IT World Awards for the best Governance, Risk and Compliance product. These industry and peer awards from Network Products Guide are the world's premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry. Winners will be honored in San Francisco on Monday, June 29, 2015 during the 10th annual red carpet awards banquet and presentation.
Lynx Risk Manager (LRM) is a compliance and risk management solution that provides a framework for streamlining compliance management and assessing business risk. It provides visibility into compliance and risk through four capabilities: risk profiling, controls framework, controls assessment, and risk/compliance reporting. LRM enables organizations to effectively measure their security and compliance posture and align IT risk with specific business assets.
Like other GRC tools, it harmonizes common controls from more than 450 regulatory standards into a single set of controls, thus easing the burden and duplication inherent in manual compliance management practices. However, its big differentiator is a simplicity that belies its powerful, customizable capabilities. Lynx Risk Manager's interface has been recognized for providing a great user experience, with powerful "out-of-the-box" controls that are ready to support financial, healthcare, energy, transportation, retail, manufacturing, and other regulated sectors.
An annual achievements and recognition awards program with active participation from a broad spectrum of industry voices, the coveted annual IT World Awards recognition program encompasses the world's best in organizational performance, products and services, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, support and customer satisfaction, and public relations in every area of information technology.
"This esteemed industry and peer award recognition of Lynx as a top GRC provider by Network Products Guide is a great honor," said Aric K. Perminter, Chairman & CEO of Lynx Technology Partners. "This further validates our position as a company poised to successfully overcome the many challenges within the GRC landscape so our customers can successfully navigate security inherent complexities and achieve a strong security posture for their company."
"We're pleased to see Lynx Technology Partners make the finalist list for this award and applaud their successes in helping global 1000 companies streamline compliance, provide visibility into business risk, and successfully align IT and Business," said Rake Narang, Editor-in-Chief, Network Products Guide.
About Network Products Guide Awards
As industry's leading technology research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. You will discover a wealth of information and tools in this guide including the best products and services, roadmaps, industry directions, technology advancements and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent technology decisions impacting business and personal goals. The guide follows conscientious research methodologies developed and enhanced by industry experts. To learn more, visit www.networkproductsguide.com
About Lynx Technology Partners
Lynx Technology Partners is the trusted information security and risk management advisor that customers in highly regulated industries worldwide depend on to improve security posture, facilitate compliance, reduce risk and enhance operational efficiency. With world-class skills and knowledge capital built over 30 years, Lynx security experts help customers recognize and control IT-related risks and maintain compliance with major industry and government standards. Through consulting, assessments, tests, managed security services and a proprietary GRC solution, Lynx supports many critical projects per year for security-conscious leaders in Energy, Financial Services, Federal, Healthcare and Higher Education. For more information please visit http://lynxtp.com/.
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