SOURCE: Zscaler


May 15, 2013 13:00 ET

Zscaler Named "Cool Vendor in Security" by Gartner

Leading Security Cloud Provider Among Vendors Selected for the "Cool Vendor" Report, Highlighting Innovative, Impactful and Intriguing Companies

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - May 15, 2013) - Zscaler, the industry's leading Security Cloud for the everywhere enterprise, today announced it has been included in the list of "Cool Vendors" in the "Cool Vendors in Security: Security Services 2013."1,2 Zscaler has developed and deployed the industry's only global Security Cloud that leverages the benefits of a distributed cloud infrastructure, to protect, manage and analyze the advanced threat environment for any user and any application on any device, anywhere.

The authors of "Cool Vendors in Security: Security Services 2013" report, "Gartner has identified a new crop of security services that leverage innovations in cloud systems." In the 2013 report, the enforcement, reporting and management capabilities of Zscaler were analyzed, including its ability to authenticate and secure end-users without the need for on-premise hardware or software. The "Cool Vendor" recognition follows the "Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways (SWG)," where Zscaler was positioned in the Leader Quadrant.3

"Zscaler was founded on the vision of securely enabling organizations to increase productivity via emerging technologies, such as cloud computing and mobility; a vision that we believe has been validated by our inclusion in the Cool Vender report by Gartner," said Jay Chaudhry, founder and CEO, Zscaler. "Zscaler will continue to lead innovation in the industry, as we extend both the reach and capabilities of our Security Cloud to drive our position in the market."

About Zscaler
Zscaler is transforming enterprise security with the world's largest security cloud built from the ground up to safely enable users doing business beyond the corporate network. Zscaler's security cloud processes over 8 billion transactions a day with near-zero latency to instantly secure over 10 million users in 180 countries, with no hardware or software required. More than 3,500 global enterprises are using Zscaler today to simplify their IT operations, consolidate point security products, and securely enable their business for mobility, cloud and social media. For more information, visit us at

1 Gartner "Cool Vendors in Security: Security Services 2013" by Ray Wagner, Neil MacDonald, Joseph Feiman, Ruggero Contu, Peter Firstbrook, Jay Heiser, 29 April 2013
2 Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
3 Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways" by Lawrence Orans, Peter Firstbrook, 29 May 2013

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