January 19, 2016 09:00 ET Named Finalist in Four Categories of Info Security Products Guide's 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards

Winners Will Be Honored in San Francisco on February 29, 2016 During the Annual Awards Dinner and Presentation

DUBLIN, CA--(Marketwired - January 19, 2016) -, the leading provider of cloud security services for Amazon Web Services (AWS), announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named as a finalist for the 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards in four separate award categories.

The Global Excellence Awards are a prestigious annual ceremony designed to recognize the most groundbreaking products and solutions in information security and related technology fields. Winners will be honored in San Francisco at the annual awards dinner and presentation on February 29, 2016.'s Evident Security Platform (ESP) was named a finalist in the following four categories:

  • Best Cloud Security
  • Best Innovation in Cloud Security
  • Best SaaS/Cloud Solutions
  • Best New Products and Services

The Evident Security Platform (ESP) is one of the only products on the market that was developed specifically to address security challenges in cloud infrastructures, with a focus on monitoring and protecting the control plane for managing cloud resources. ESP delivers an advanced level of visibility into the customer's AWS cloud so IT teams can identify and mitigate risks and vulnerabilities continuously and in real time.

"Being named a finalist for the Global Excellence Awards is a huge honor and a validation for the hard work that the team has put in during the past year of developing our Evident Security Platform and strengthening our platform's features," said Tim Prendergast, CEO of "We're proud to be included among the ranks of the most innovative and distinguished companies in information security, and we are committed to keep finding ways to adapt to the ever-evolving security challenges of the cloud environment."

About Info Security Products Guide Awards

SVUS Awards organized by Silicon Valley Communications are conferred in 10 annual award programs: The Info Security's Global Excellence Awards, The IT Industry's Hot Companies and Best Products Awards, The Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards, and Consumer World Awards, CEO World Awards, Customer Sales and Service World Awards, The Globee Fastest Growing Private Companies Awards, Women World Awards, PR World Awards, and Pillar Employee Recognitions World Awards. These premier awards honor organizations of all types and sizes from all over the world including the people, products, performance, PR and marketing. To learn more, visit

About is the pioneer and leader in security and compliance automation for public cloud. The Evident Security Platform (ESP) enables organizations of all sizes to proactively manage cloud security risk -- minimizing attack surface and improving overall security posture, all from a single dashboard. ESP continuously monitors an organization's entire AWS footprint, identifying and assessing security risks, providing security staff with expert remediation guidance, and enabling painless security auditing and compliance reporting. Built on Amazon Web Services APIs, ESP is agent-less and can be deployed to even the most complex environments in minutes. is a privately held company based in Dublin, CA and backed by Bain Capital Ventures and True Ventures. For more information please visit: is an AWS Advanced Technology Partner (the highest tier of partnership with Amazon Web Services), a corporate member of the Cloud Security Alliance, and a participating organization of the PCI Security Services Council (SSC). 

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