SOURCE: Proficio, Inc.

Proficio, Inc.

August 10, 2016 06:00 ET

Proficio Recognized on 2016 CRN Emerging Vendors List

CARLSBAD, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 10, 2016) - Proficio, an award-winning provider of cloud-based security services, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named the company to its 2016 list of Emerging Vendors. This annual list recognizes recently founded, up-and-coming technology suppliers who are shaping the future of the IT channel through unique technological innovations. In addition to celebrating these standout companies, the Emerging Vendors list also serves as a valuable resource for solution providers looking to expand their portfolios with cutting-edge technology.

With customers of all sizes spanning across healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, retail, education and government, Proficio has amassed a team of highly skilled security experts to address the most critical aspects of an organization's security operations. Proficio delivers a broad range of managed security services and solutions, designed to detect and protect against the most advanced threats and customized for each organization's unique environment. This level of personalization helps organizations to achieve IT security and compliance requirements and standards by efficiently and effectively monitoring and managing its critical assets without requiring additional IT staff or expensive hardware and software. Its flagship solution, Proficio ProSOC uses industry-leading SIEM technology to automatically monitor, prioritize and respond security alerts continuously in real time. The company also provides vulnerability management, penetration testing, managed services for next generation firewall, anti-virus as well as other security defenses.

"The select group of companies on our Emerging Vendors list have already made a name for themselves in their short time in the IT community, introducing leading-edge technologies with the potential to transform their segments of the IT market," said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. "These tech suppliers are quickly making their mark on the industry and are the ones solution providers should watch in 2016."

"Being recognized by CRN reinforces our growth and commitment in developing trailblazing solutions and services for our customers and partners," said Tim McElwee, Chairman and President, Proficio. "Most organizations today cannot afford the time, costs and resources necessary for effectively monitoring and managing its security operations 24x7. Proficio enables its customers to focus on more strategic security initiatives and brings value to its operations instantly."

The Emerging Vendors list will be featured in the August 2016 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/emergingvendors.

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About Proficio
Proficio is an award-winning provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions, and is changing the way organizations defend against advanced threats and prevent security breaches. Proficio's ProSOC service provides highly accurate 24×7 security monitoring and alerting, advanced threat detection and automated response services. Proficio is the trusted security service provider of some of the world's leading utility, healthcare, industrial and consumer-focused organizations. To take your security to the next-generation, visit www.proficio.com. Join the next-generation cybersecurity conversation at Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

About the Channel Company
The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. www.thechannelco.com

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Contact Information

  • Channel Company Contact:
    Melanie Turpin
    The Channel Company
    (508) 416-1195
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    Dan Chmielewski
    Madison Alexander PR for Proficio
    (714) 832-8716
    (949) 231-2965
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