SOURCE: Agiliance


November 17, 2011 05:30 ET

Agiliance Named as Finalist in 2011 GOVTek Awards

Agiliance RiskVision Platform Nominated for Best Security and Best Transparency Solution of the Year

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - Nov 17, 2011) - Agiliance®, Inc., the leading independent provider of Security and Operational Risk Management (SRM) solutions for Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) programs, today announced that the company has been named a 2011 GOVTek Awards finalist by the Government Technology Research Alliance (GTRA). Its Agiliance RiskVision™ platform is recognized in the Best Security Solution and Best Transparency Solution categories.

Agiliance RiskVision is a scalable, purpose-built software platform that enables government agencies to automate continuous monitoring (NIST 800-137), automate certification and accreditation (NIST 800-37 Rev. 1), prioritize incident risk management, orchestrate threat and vulnerability actions, and aggregate data sets from multiple security products. Agiliance RiskVision features plug-and-play applications for Risk, Policy, Compliance, Vendor, Threat and Incident Management and has received the highest possible ratings by technology analysts such as Gartner® and Forrester® Research.

"We are proud to be recognized as security and operational risk management leader in the government IT community," said Torsten George, vice president of worldwide marketing at Agiliance. "The GOVTek award nominations illustrate our successes in assisting government agencies to achieve organization-wide situational awareness, gain control of risk monitoring, and meet FISMA C&A requirements."

The GOVTek Awards are presented by GTRA, acknowledging government and industry IT leaders as well as technology products, whose vision, innovation, and remarkable accomplishments have improved the way government delivers services, interacts with citizens, shares information, and protects its national assets.

Nominees from civilian, defense, intelligence agencies, and industry have been evaluated by GTRA council members and given recognition in the areas most relevant to government IT today including social media, infrastructure, leadership, cyber security, green IT, and transparency. GOVTek Awards winners will be selected from among the finalists by popular vote of the GTRA members in each category over the next few weeks and then honored in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, December 8, 2011 during the GTRA's award gala at the Newseum.

Details about the GOVTek Awards and the list of finalists in all categories are available at

About Agiliance

Agiliance, founded in late 2005, is the leading independent provider of Security and Operational Risk Management solutions for Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) programs. Delivered on-demand or on-premise, Agiliance GRC technology minimizes manual auditing through scalable automation to enable closed-loop risk management and continuous compliance. Agiliance customers use real-time risk analysis to optimize business performance and make better investment decisions. Unlike legacy offerings that can take nearly a year to deploy, Agiliance's Global 2000 and public sector customers deploying the Agiliance RiskVision™ platform achieve demonstrable value within 30 days on-demand, and within 90 days on-premise, made possible by Agiliance's extensive library of technology integrations and GRC content. Agiliance RiskVision scales with businesses, effectively managing data, assets, people and processes to achieve 100 percent risk and compliance coverage. For more information, please visit

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