SOURCE: SecureWorks, Inc.

SecureWorks, Inc.

December 28, 2009 08:30 ET

SecureWorks Again Named Finalist in 2010 SC Magazine Awards for Best Managed Security Service

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - December 28, 2009) - SecureWorks®, a leading global provider of security services protecting 2,700 clients worldwide, has been named a finalist in the Best Managed Security Service category in the 2010 SC Awards for outstanding achievement in information technology (IT) security. SecureWorks' portfolio of Managed Security Services was named as a premiere solution in the Reader Trust Award competition, which honors best-in-class security products and services. In addition to being a finalist for the 2010 award, SecureWorks is a four-time winner of the Best Managed Security Service Award (2006-2009).

SecureWorks' Managed Security Services were selected from more than 600 entries submitted in more than 31 technology categories. All finalists will be reviewed and winners will be chosen by the Reader Trust Voting Panel -- comprised of security and technology experts from large, medium and small enterprises from all major vertical markets -- representing the wide distribution of SC Magazine readers.

"Our finalists, including SecureWorks, represent some the industry's leading lights, as judged by our readership," said SC Magazine Editor-in-Chief Illena Armstrong. "Moving into 2010, our readers are recognizing that companies, such as SecureWorks, are helping them meet their ongoing, pressing security challenges."

As the industry's preeminent awards program, the annual SC Awards has recognized security's key contributors and outstanding products for more than a decade. The SC Awards are designed to honor the professionals, companies and products that help fend off the myriad security threats confronted in today's corporate world. Individuals, brands and solutions recognized in the program address not only the security challenges prominent today, but also the emerging threat landscape of tomorrow.

"SecureWorks is honored to be recognized once again as a finalist for our Managed Security Services in the well-respected SC Magazine Awards. Service excellence is paramount to our organization, and we believe our integrity sets us apart as a leading provider of information security services," said Mike Cote, chairman and CEO of SecureWorks. "Our ongoing success is attributed to our dedication to delivering the best security solutions and excellent client service. This dedication combined with world-class research, years of solid expertise, and a full breadth of service offerings that can be tailored to the specific needs of each of our clients, has helped garner us the recognition as a four-time winner of SC's Best Managed Security Service award and a current finalist."

Winners of this year's SC Awards will be announced at a gala dinner and award ceremony to be held in San Francisco on Tuesday, March 2, 2010. The event is an evening filled with excitement and offers an invaluable opportunity to network with the top corporate IT professionals in attendance. To attend the SC Awards, please register at

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About SecureWorks

SecureWorks is a market leading provider of world-class information security services with over 2,700 clients worldwide spanning North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and the Pacific Rim. Organizations of all sizes, including more than ten percent of the Fortune 500, rely on SecureWorks to protect their assets, improve compliance and reduce costs. The combination of strong client service, award-winning security technology and experienced security professionals makes SecureWorks the premier provider of information security services for any organization. Positioned in the Leader's Quadrant of Gartner's Magic Quadrant for MSSPs, SecureWorks has also won SC Magazine's "Best Managed Security Service" award for 2006, 2007, 2008 & 2009 and has been named to the Inc. 500, Inc. 5000 and the Deloitte lists of fastest-growing companies.

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