SOURCE: EdgeWave


July 15, 2015 11:00 ET

EdgeWave Receives Two Gold Medals at 10th Annual 2015 IT World Awards

EdgeWave Recognized as Best in Email Security and Web Security

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 15, 2015) - EdgeWave® (, a San Diego-based leading cyber security firm, announced today that Network Products Guide, one of the industry's leading technology research and advisory guides, has named EdgeWave a double Gold winner in the 2015 IT World Awards for Hot Companies and Best Products. EdgeWave ePrism® Email Security™ was named Best Email Security Product and EdgeWave iPrism® Web Gateway™ was named Best Web Security Product.

EdgeWave provides Military-Grade cyber protection through processes that have been battle-proven to defend complex networks against sophisticated cyber attacks. Called EdgeWave EPIC™ (Enhanced Precision Integrated Cyber Capabilities™), this unique cyber defense capability combines experienced U.S. Military cyber security veterans with advanced technology to precisely identify attacks, help eliminate threats and help prevent data breaches. EdgeWave EPIC is deployed through the award-winning ePrism Email Security and iPrism Web Gateway along with the EPIC Next Generation Firewall™ and new EPIC Security Assurance Service™ to provide adaptive, layered defense against advanced cyber threats.

"Stopping data breaches is of paramount importance and traditional approaches aren't working. EdgeWave provides Military-Grade cyber security to protect against advanced threats in a platform that is almost effortless to implement and use," said Mike Walls, Managing Director, Security Operations & Analysis, EdgeWave. "This recognition validates our dedication, and we thank Network Products Guide for acknowledging our hard work." Prior to joining EdgeWave, Mr. Walls (CAPT, U.S. Navy ret.) was responsible for U.S. Navy cyber readiness, ensuring the security of over 300 ships, 4,000 aircraft and 400,000 servicemen -- the world's largest intranet.

The Network Products Guide IT World Awards for Hot Companies and Best Products, now in their 10th year, are one of the world's premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry. Winners were announced during the awards dinner and presentation in San Francisco on Monday, June 29, 2015.

About EdgeWave, Inc.
EdgeWave is a leader in the cyber security industry, delivering innovative, effective and efficient protection across the full spectrum of business and government organizations. EdgeWave EPIC (Enhanced Precision Integrated Cyber Capabilities) combines real-time human and artificial intelligence with a Military-Grade operational approach to anticipate, identify, and defend against sophisticated adversaries and advanced security threats.

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