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Bitglass Named a Gartner "Cool Vendor"

By Bitglass | May 12, 2015 5:00:00 AM
Bitglass, the Total Data Protection company, today announced that it has been named a Gartner "Cool Vendor" in the "Cool Vendors in Audits and Compliance Innovate Controls Validation Techniques, 2015" report, authored by Khushbu Pratap, John Girard, Neil MacDonald, Dionisio Zumerle and Craig Lawson. Per the report, "Cloud security, third-party risk, and operational fraud are top of mind concerns for security audit and compliance executives who report to the board. These cool vendors' propositions help validate controls for these business risks." The full Cool Vendors in Audit and Compliance, 2015 Gartner report

Bitglass' Total Data Protection Suite secures corporate data outside the firewall. With the rapid enterprise adoption of cloud apps and mobile devices, sensitive corporate data is moving outside the firewall. Conventional security solutions that secure the infrastructure are unable to protect these environments, challenging enterprises to maintain visibility and control. Bitglass has developed technologies that secure data anywhere it goes – in the cloud, on the network, at access and on mobile devices.

“We're honored to be recognized by Gartner as a Cool Vendor,” said Nat Kausik, CEO, Bitglass. “The adoption of cloud and mobile has greatly increased the attack surface for sensitive enterprise data and we believe that only Bitglass takes a unified approach to securing cloud and mobile.”

 

About Bitglass
About Bitglass Bitglass (bitglass.com) is a Cloud Access Security Broker that delivers innovative technologies that transcend the network perimeter to deliver total data protection for the enterprise -- in the cloud, at access, on mobile devices, on the network and anywhere on the Internet. Bitglass was founded in 2013 by a team of industry veterans with a proven track record of innovation and execution. Bitglass is based in Silicon Valley.

 

Gartner, Cool Vendors in Audit and Compliance Innovate Controls Validation Techniques, 2015, Khushbu Pratap, John Girard, Neil MacDonald, Dionisio Zumerle, Craig Lawson, 29 April 2015. 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.

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