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Bitglass Receives Seven Honors for Cloud Security Excellence and Two Industry Recognitions in H2 2020

By Bitglass | Dec 16, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Total Cloud Security Company Honored in Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards, 2020 Tech Ascension Awards, and Recognized in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for CASBs, Among Others

CAMPBELL, CA – December 16, 2020 – Bitglass, the Total Cloud Security Company, announced today that it has won multiple awards and been recognized by industry experts throughout 2020. The awards Bitglass earned underscore its position as a market leader in the secure access service edge (SASE) space and its commitment to product innovation.

Specific honors and awards include:

  • Bitglass earned gold in the “Cloud Security Innovation” category in the 2020 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards.
  • Bitglass was named the “Best Cloud Security Solution” in the 2020 Tech Ascension Awards.
  • Bitglass earned gold in the “Cloud Access Security Broker” category of the Network Products Guide’s 2020 IT World Awards.
  • Bitglass was a finalist in the “Security-Cloud” category in the 2020 CRN® Tech Innovator Awards.
  • Bitglass’ Altitude Partner Program was listed in the 2020 CRN® Partner Program Guide.
  • Bitglass was honored in the CYBERTECH100’s annual list of “CyberTech companies every financial institution needs to know about in 2020.”
  • Bitglass was recognized as one of the 25 hottest edge security companies in the CRN® 2020 Computing Edge 100 list.

Industry recognition includes:

  • Bitglass was named a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers, marking the third year in a row that the company has been recognized as such.
  • Bitglass achieved a perfect score in KuppingerCole’s CASB Market Compass and was the vendor “Featured for Innovation.”

“The global pandemic has led to a boom in the remote workforce, bring your own device, and cloud adoption, requiring organizations to rethink their approaches to security,” said Kevin Sheu, SVP of Marketing at Bitglass. “To us, Bitglass’ recent recognition demonstrates our unique and innovative product offerings that can secure any interaction. We will continue to prioritize the development of comprehensive security solutions that help organizations to stay safe and succeed in the modern business world.”

Further Information on Awards

The coveted annual Golden Bridge Awards program recognizes and honors the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, innovations, executives and management teams, women in business and the professions, case studies and successful deployments, public relations and marketing campaigns, product management, websites, blogs, white-papers, videos, advertisements, creativity, partner programs, and customer satisfaction programs from every major industry in the world. The full list of winners can be viewed online at www.goldenbridgeawards.com/winners

The Tech Ascension Awards elevate companies that possess cutting-edge, innovative technology that solve critical challenges in their respective markets. The awards recognize leaders in cybersecurity, DevOps, big data, and consumer technology. Visit www.techascensionawards.com for the complete list of winners.

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 and digital + cyber security. The Annual IT World Awards is part of the SVUS Awards® recognition program from Silicon Valley in the United States of America and organizations from all over the world participate each year. For a complete list of the 2020 IT World Award winners, visit: www.networkproductsguide.com/winners

The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequalled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. The Tech Innovator Awards will be featured in the December issue of CRN and can be viewed online at www.crn.com/techinnovators.

CRN®’s, a brand of The Channel Company, 2020 Cloud Partner Program Guide is a valuable resource for solution providers looking to identify cloud technology suppliers that have ground-breaking cloud offerings as well as unique partner program benefits. The 2020 Cloud Partner Program Guide can be viewed online at www.crn.com/cloud.

CRN's inaugural Edge Computing 100 list identifies the key technology vendors that are providing the building blocks with which channel partners are assembling unique edge solutions. The 2020 Edge Computing list can be viewed online at https://www.crn.com/edge-computing.

© 2020 The Channel Company, LLC. CRN is a registered trademark of The Channel Company, LLC. All rights reserved.

The CYBERTECH100 is an annual list of 100 of the world’s most innovative CyberTech companies. These are the companies every financial institution needs to know about as they consider and develop their information security and financial crime fighting strategies. The full list can be viewed online at https://fintech.global/cybertech100/

Further Information on Industry Recognition

The KuppingerCole Market Compass provides an overview of the product or service offerings in a certain market segment. This Market Compass covers CASB solutions that help to secure the organizational use of cloud services. See the full report here:
www.bitglass.com/KuppingerColeReport?&utm_source=pr

For a complimentary copy of the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers, visit www.bitglass.com/Gartner-Magic-Quadrant?&utm_source=pr

Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers, Steve Riley, Craig Lawson, 22 October 2020.

Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product, or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

About Bitglass

Bitglass’ Total Cloud Security Platform is the only secure access service edge offering that combines a leading cloud access security broker, the world’s only on-device secure web gateway, and zero trust network access to secure any interaction. Its Polyscale Architecture boasts an industry-leading uptime of 99.99% and delivers unrivaled performance and real-time scalability to any location in the world. Based in Silicon Valley with offices worldwide, the company is backed by Tier 1 investors and was founded in 2013 by a team of industry veterans with a proven track record of innovation and execution.