HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - August 31, 2016) - Alert Logic, the leading provider of Security-as-a-Service solutions for the cloud, today announced that Alert Logic was recognized as a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Managed Security Services Providers, North America, Q3 2016. In addition to being one of three leaders in the new report, Alert Logic received the highest score in the Current Offering category and received the highest score in two sub-criteria within the Current Offering category: Delivery Capability -- User Interface & Integrations, and Customer Experience. Alert Logic scored five out of a possible five on Customer Experience.
In the report, Forrester evaluated the 11 managed security services providers (MSSPs) in North America that the report states "matter most." The report evaluated vendors by ranking them in four categories: Leader, Strong Performer, Contender or Challenger. Alert Logic was ranked a Leader based on three high-level categories: Current Offering, Strategy and Market Presence.
"Cloud computing is speeding time to innovation for companies and helping them realize undeniable bottom-line results and competitive advantage in the market," said Ben Matheson, Chief Marketing Officer at Alert Logic. "We believe this report validates the importance of delivering security solutions and services regardless of where the IT infrastructure resides -- across cloud, on-premises and hybrid environments."
In addition to being recognized as a leader by Forrester, Alert Logic has been acknowledged with 14 industry awards and recognitions in 2016. These include: two Silver awards in the Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Awards -- Alert Logic Cloud Defender for Best New Product and Services and Alert Logic Cloud Insight for Product or Service of the Year: Vulnerability Assessment, Remediation and Management (500 - 2,499 Employees); 2016 European SC Magazine Awards -- Cloud Insight for Best Vulnerability Management Solution and Cloud Defender as a finalist for Best Managed Security Service; Cloud Computing Magazine's 5th Annual Cloud Computing Excellence Awards -- Cloud Defender; Cybersecurity Excellence Awards -- Best Cybersecurity Company (101-1,000 employees), Cloud Insight for Best Vulnerability Management Solution and Cloud Defender as a finalist for Best Cloud Security Solution; Network Products Guide IT World Awards -- a Gold award for Cloud Defender for Best Products and Services, Cloud Security, and a Silver award for Gray Hall for CEO of the Year (500-2,499 employees); a 2016 Channel Chief award for Michael Stoeger, and inclusion on CRN's 20 Coolest SIEM and Threat Detection Vendors, Inc. 5000 and Houston Business Journal's Fast 100.
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About Alert Logic
Alert Logic, the leader in security and compliance solutions for the cloud, provides Security-as-a-Service for on-premises, cloud, and hybrid infrastructures, delivering deep security insight and continuous protection for customers at a lower cost than traditional security solutions. Fully managed by a team of experts, the Alert Logic Security-as-a-Service solution provides network, system and web application protection immediately, wherever your IT infrastructure resides. Alert Logic partners with the leading cloud platforms and hosting providers to protect over 3,900 organizations worldwide. Built for cloud scale, the Alert Logic patented platform stores petabytes of data, analyses over 400 million events and identifies over 50,000 security incidents each month, which are managed by its 24x7 Security Operations Centers. Alert Logic, founded in 2002, is headquartered in Houston, Texas, with offices in Austin, Seattle, Dallas, Cardiff, Belfast and London. For more information, please visit www.alertlogic.com.