SOURCE: Elastica


January 20, 2015 10:00 ET

Elastica Recognized as Finalist for 2015 SC Magazine Awards Excellence Category

Growing Leader in Data Science Powered Cloud App Security Honored by Esteemed SC Magazine Judging Panel

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 20, 2015) - Elastica (, the leader in Data Science Powered™ Cloud Application Security, has been named a finalist in the SC Magazine Awards Excellence Category for 'Rookie Security Company of the Year.' Elastica is recognized for its outstanding leadership and achievement in cloud application security.

"Elastica's solution represents some of the most innovative and effective security technology on the market today," said Illena Armstrong, VP, editorial, SC Magazine. "As attackers develop and practice new approaches to compromising sensitive information, companies are challenged to keep pace. Elastica and its CloudSOC solution were named an SC Award finalist for its efforts to raise the bar for the security industry."

The SC Awards, now in its 18th year, are the information security industry's most prominent recognition. Winners in the Excellence category are decided by an expert panel of judges, hand-picked by SC Magazine's editorial team. The Rookie Security Company of the Year category honors new companies in the IT security field that deliver a strong initial flagship product that addresses the most pressing cybersecurity threats. Elastica's CloudSOC™ solution, launched in February 2014, delivers the full lifecycle of security for enterprise cloud usage, uncovers Shadow IT and data, provides data governance and compliance risk mitigation, threat detection and prevention for corporate assets, and powerful tools for incident response and post-incident analysis.

"We are thrilled and honored to be recognized by SC Magazine's expert judging panel for our commitment to the security and success of our customers' cloud application and services usage," said Rehan Jalil, CEO of Elastica. "The growing onslaught of corporate breaches and compliance violations are compelling organizations to reconsider the security of their cloud infrastructures, and our unique data science and machine learning approach is bringing a whole new level of protection to global organizations."

Winners of this year's SC Awards U.S. will be announced at a gala dinner and award ceremony to be held in San Francisco on April 21, 2015. To attend the awards, please register at

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About SC Magazine:
SC Magazine provides IT security professionals with in-depth and unbiased information through timely news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features, contributions from thought leaders and the best, most extensive collection of product reviews in the business. By offering a consolidated view of IT security through independent product tests and well-researched editorial content that provides the contextual backdrop for how these IT security tools will address larger demands put on businesses today, SC Magazine enables IT security pros to make the right security decisions for their companies. Besides the monthly print magazine, special Spotlight editions and daily website, the brand's portfolio includes the SC Congress and Expo series (New York, Chicago, Toronto, London), SC Awards, SC Marketscope and SC Magazine Newswire.

About Elastica:
Elastica is the leader in Data Science Powered™ Cloud Application Security. Its CloudSOC™ platform empowers companies to confidently leverage cloud applications and services while staying safe, secure and compliant. A range of Elastica Security Apps deployed on the extensible CloudSOC™ platform deliver the full life cycle of cloud application security, including auditing of shadow IT, real-time detection of intrusions and threats, protection against intrusions and compliance violations, and investigation of historical account activity for post-incident analysis. Learn more about Elastica at

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    Joe Franscella
    Bhava Communications for Elastica