BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Feb 4, 2013) - GlobalSign, the enterprise SaaS Certificate Authority, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named GlobalSign SSL Certificates a finalist for the 2013 Global Excellence Awards in the IPSec/SSL/VPN category. These prestigious global awards recognize security and IT vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of security and technologies.
GlobalSign SSL Certificate solutions allow its customers including Fortune 100 and Governments all around the world to conduct SSL secured Web transactions, from secure credit card transactions and data transfer to logins and browsing of social media platforms. With a strong focus on innovation, GlobalSign is transforming how organizations use SSL across networks and the Cloud through both automated workflow and management technology, and by building new value-add benefits into the core DNA of the GlobalSign SSL range.
GlobalSign is focused on helping enterprises manage SSL Certificate inventory more effectively. Its scalable SaaS certificate management portal and APIs allow centralized control of certificates and offers direct integration into third party tools like Venafi's Certificate Manager. The solution provides enterprises with instant certificate issuance for both public facing websites and internal networks with support for multiple departmental identities, and backed by flexible business terms, industry leading SLAs and enterprise-class warranty programs.
In addition, GlobalSign SSL Certificates provide enterprises with a unique set of added features and benefits that maximize the value of SSL investments and make the security protocol practical for a wider range of websites. A recent technology collaboration-driven enhancement with CloudFlare has resulted in GlobalSign SSL providing the fastest secure page load speeds available in the market. Furthermore, thanks to partners with StopTheHacker and Netcraft, GlobalSign SSL also helps administrators protect against webserver compromises through malware distribution alerts and enhanced protection against unknown phishing compromises.
"We are proud to be recognized as an industry player whose SSL certificates have been named finalist by Info Security Products Guide," says Steve Waite, CEO GlobalSign Americas. "Behind this distinguished success is our relentless drive to stay customer focussed and respond to the markets need to have continuous improvements for SSL services. We believe this recognition from Info Security Products Guide further validates our commitment to our customers and their evolving security needs."
About Info Security Products Guide Awards
SVUS Awards organized by Silicon Valley Communications are conferred in four 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 Products Guide's Best Choice Awards. These premier awards honor organizations of all types and sizes from all over the world including people behind them, the products, performance, PR and marketing. To learn more, visit www.svusawards.com.
GlobalSign has been a trust service provider since 1996. Its focus has been, and always will be, on providing convenient and highly productive PKI solutions for organizations of all sizes. Its core Digital Certificate solutions allow its thousands of authenticated customers to conduct SSL secured transactions, data transfer, distribution of tamper-proof code, and protection of online identities for secure email and access control. Vision and commitment to innovation led to GlobalSign being recognized by Frost & Sullivan for the 2011 Product Line Strategy Award. The company has local offices in the US, Europe and throughout Asia. For the latest news on GlobalSign visit www.globalsign.com or follow GlobalSign on Twitter (@globalsign).