CipherCloud Honored for CEO of the Year and Five Product Categories at the 10th Annual 2014 Info Security Global Excellence Awards
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 3, 2014 – CipherCloud announces today that the company’s founder and CEO, Pravin Kothari and its industry first Discover, Protect, and Monitor platform won six Info Security Global Excellence Awards. CipherCloud is recognized as the market leader in enabling organizations to accelerate their adoption of cloud applications while ensuring control and visibility of their data.
The 10th Annual 2014 Global Excellence Awards recognize security and IT vendors for ground-breaking products and solutions that are raising the bar in all areas of security. CipherCloud was also honored as a Grand Trophy winner as a result of its six wins.
- Gold Winner – CEO of the Year – Pravin Kothari
- Bronze Winner – Best Security Software – CipherCloud Platform 4.1
- Bronze Winner – Cloud Security – CipherCloud Platform 4.1
- Bronze Winner – Innovation in Cloud Security – CipherCloud Platform 4.1
- Bronze Winner – Most Innovative Security Product (Software) of the Year – CipherCloud Platform 4.1
- Bronze Winner – Security Products and Solutions for Finance and Banking – CipherCloud Platform 4.1
“These awards validate our technical innovation and thought leadership in the rapidly growing cloud information protection market,” said Pravin Kothari, founder and CEO of CipherCloud. “By recognizing CipherCloud with six awards including a grand trophy award – Info Security is validating the strength of our approach to enabling organizations to accelerate their adoption of cloud applications while overcoming data protection, regulatory compliance and data residency concerns.”
The security industry celebrated its 10th Annual 2014 Global Excellence Awards in San Francisco by honoring 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 2014 Global Excellence Awards Finalists and Winners. Winners were announced during the awards dinner and presentation on February 24, 2014 in San Francisco.
CipherCloud, the leader in cloud information protection, enables organizations to accelerate their adoption of cloud applications while ensuring visibility and control of their data. CipherCloud delivers data privacy, regulatory compliance, and data residency in the Cloud through an open platform that provides comprehensive data discovery, protection – search strong encryption, tokenization, data loss prevention, key management, and malware detection – and activity and anomaly monitoring services.
CipherCloud has experienced exceptional growth and success with over 2.6 million business users, across 25 countries, and in more than 11 industries.
The CipherCloud product portfolio protects popular cloud applications out-of-the-box such as salesforce.com, Box, and Microsoft Office 365.
CipherCloud, is backed by premier venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz, Index Ventures, and T-Venture, the venture capital arm of Deutsche Telekom. For more information, visit www.ciphercloud.com and follow us on Twitter @ciphercloud.
Director of Corporate Communications