SOURCE: CoreTrace


November 08, 2010 10:03 ET

CoreTrace Wins Austin Business Journal Tech Innovation Award

Powered by Next-Generation Application Whitelisting Technology and Impressive Revenue Growth, Company Honored as Austin's Top Software Company

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - November 8, 2010) -  CoreTrace®, the leading provider of application whitelisting-based solutions, today announced it was named a winner of the 2010 Austin Business Journal (ABJ) Tech Innovation Awards. The award, selected by ABJ editors and a prestigious panel of past award winners, recognizes the most promising technologies developed in the central Texas region. CoreTrace was named the winner in the software category, which encompasses software companies of all types and all sizes throughout Austin.

"[CoreTrace] experienced huge revenue gains last year, grabbed capital from big-name investors and has a keen eye on the $5 billion antivirus market," the Austin Business Journal reported in a November 5, 2010 story. "The company's application whitelisting platform has flipped malware defense on its head, spurring liquidity and landing it a spot on the Austin Business Journal's 2010 Tech Innovations awards roster."

The patented BOUNCER solution by CoreTrace helps IT organizations of all sizes increase security, improve endpoint control, and gain critical visibility into the applications in their environment. Designed to minimize end-user interference and administrator workload, BOUNCER's Trusted Change capability enables dynamic updates to each system's whitelist for new applications and upgrades. The result is unparalleled prevention of unauthorized applications and lower total cost of ownership.

"Austin has become a technology hot-spot and we were up against some amazing companies in the area, which makes this award such an honor for us," said Dan Teal, Founder and CTO of CoreTrace. "At CoreTrace, we are committed to delivering the most secure, scalable, intelligent and easy-to-use application whitelisting-based endpoint security solution. On behalf of the entire CoreTrace team, I would like to thank the ABJ for the award and for continuing to recognize innovative companies throughout Austin."

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About CoreTrace
CoreTrace® is the leading provider of application whitelisting-based solutions. The company's award-winning and patented BOUNCER solution is at the forefront of the movement to improve security and endpoint performance by combining application whitelisting for real-time malware prevention and cloud-based blacklists for detection and reporting. Unlike other application whitelisting solutions that are simply lockdown technologies, BOUNCER's "Trusted Change" capability enables IT professionals to predefine multiple sources from which users can safely install applications and have them automatically added to the whitelist -- all with minimal IT involvement. The result: full prevention of unauthorized applications, improved overall security, and lower total cost of ownership. CoreTrace's customers include organizations in a wide variety of industries, such as energy, oil and gas, retail, financial services, telecommunications, as well as government agencies.

For more information, visit the CoreTrace website or follow the conversation at WhiteSpace, the application whitelisting and security weblog.

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