SOURCE: Zenprise, Inc.

Zenprise, Inc.

September 20, 2011 16:37 ET

Zenprise Named Top New Security Vendor by HP at Protect 2011

Awards Program Honors Emerging Vendors for Excellence and Innovation in Security

REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 20, 2011) - Zenprise®, Inc., a leading provider of mobile device management software, today announced that HP has named the Company Top New Security Vendor at the HP Protect 2011 cyber security symposium. Sponsored by HP, the inaugural awards program recognizes the most innovative new solutions in cyber security, application security and security intelligence and risk management.

The rapidly growing use of mobile technologies, cloud computing and social media is fueling the need and demand for innovative solutions to address security intelligence and risk management. At this year's HP Protect symposium, Zenprise, along with other emerging vendors, showcased their innovative solutions in the HP Cyber Security Hall and presented their solutions to the HP CISO Customer Advisory Board. Conference attendees and advisory board members were able to vote for the vendor that exemplified the most excellence and innovation in security.

"We're thrilled to be recognized by HP as the top emerging security vendor at Protect 2011. Security is the core of both our on premise and cloud MDM solutions," said Jayaram Bhat, CEO of Zenprise. "We've built Zenprise's solutions from the ground up to protect the device, the applications and the network. Our solutions have been designed from the ground up with the scalability, high availability and reliability that now support the some of the world's largest deployments ranging from Fortune 500 companies -- to mission-critical industries such as aerospace and telecommunications -- to local, state and federal government organizations."

"The complexity of today's security threats has continued to escalate, and we must stay ahead of these developments to provide customers with access to the latest solutions to combat cybercrime," said Tom Reilly, vice president and general manager, Enterprise Security, HP. "The acceleration of mobile devices and applications within the enterprises is introducing new security challenges, and companies like Zenprise, this year's winner of our top new security vendor award, are delivering new innovative solutions to address these challenges."

About Zenprise MobileManager and Zencloud
Zenprise's enterprise-grade, partner-ready mobile device management solutions are Zenprise MobileManager™ for on-premise deployments and Zencloud™ for flexible cloud deployments. Zenprise's solutions provide real-time security, scalability, and high availability across every major mobile platform including iOS, Android, BlackBerry webOS/Palm, Symbian and Windows Mobile.

Unlike other MDM solutions currently available, Zenprise provides customers with a triple layer of security that operates at the device, application and network tiers; thereby providing a security solution that goes everywhere the data goes, securing every point in the enterprise's mobile environment. Zenprise Triple Defense is comprised of three components:

  • Dynamic Defense: provides contextually aware device security, automatically detecting potential threats and intelligently adjusting security settings to mitigate risk
  • App Tunnels: provide flexible application security that allows IT to offer mobile users secure, encrypted access to specific business applications from their smartphone or tablet
  • Zenprise Secure Mobile Gateway™: brings intelligent security to the network

About Zenprise
Zenprise's extensive list of global customers spans a cross-section of countries and vertical industries including: aerospace and defense; financial services; healthcare; oil and gas; legal; telecommunications; retail; entertainment; and federal, state and local governments.

Zenprise, provider of award winning mobile device management and security solutions, enables enterprises to confidently secure, manage and grow their mobile deployments as they mobilize their workforce. Zenprise protects the enterprise at more points against more threats than any other vendor in the market. Supported smartphone platforms include BlackBerry®, iPhone, iPad, Android, Symbian and Windows Mobile devices.

Founded in 2003, Zenprise is headquartered in Redwood City, California and is privately held with funding from investors Bay Partners, Ignition Partners, Mayfield Fund, Rembrandt Venture Partners, and Shasta Ventures. For more information, please visit

© 2011 Zenprise, Inc. All rights reserved. Zenprise is a registered trademark, and Zenprise Mobile Manager, Zenprise Secure Mobile Gateway and Zencloud are trademarks of Zenprise, Inc. All third-party trademarks, trade names, or service marks may be claimed as the property of their respective owners.

HP defines a top new security vendor as a new company with less than 200 employees, incorporated in 2004 or later that offers technologies or solutions that are: Innovative, enable enterprises and users to do things they couldn't do before; Impactful, have, or will have, business impact (not just technology for the sake of technology); Intriguing, have caught the interest or curiosity in approximately the past six months and are not currently a partner with HP.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:

    Maureen O'Connell
    Zenprise, Inc.
    Phone: +1 650 365 1128, ext. 257