EventTracker Is Named a Government Security News Homeland Security Award Finalist

COLUMBIA, MD--(Marketwired - Nov 19, 2013) -  EventTracker, a leading provider of comprehensive SIEM solutions, announced today that Government Security News has selected it as a finalist in the SIEM category for the 2013 Homeland Security Awards. According to GSN, there was a strong turnout in the IT security group, with among the most contested categories turning out to be Best Security Incident/Event Management (SIEM), the category in which EventTracker is a finalist.

The GSN 2013 Homeland Security Awards Program was organized to honor the distinguished vendors of IT Security and Physical Security products and solutions and the dedicated federal, state, county and municipal government agencies, whose combined efforts keep our nation secure. Now in its 5th year, the GSN Awards Program continues to gain momentum and prestige, as the number of entries in each of the categories continues to increase. 

EventTracker offers a suite of award winning products for SIEM and event log management including, EventTracker Enterprise, which enables organizations to identify and address security risks, improve IT security, and maintain regulatory compliance requirements with simplified audit functionality. SecurityCenter offers instant security alerts and a real-time dashboard for viewing every incident in the infrastructure, and LogManager is a monitoring and early threat detection tool. Complementing these products is SIEM Simplified(SM), EventTracker's award winning services offering that augments IT resources in smaller enterprises.

The homeland security field has seen an unprecedented increase in security technologies in IT and physical security, and a dramatic convergence of technologies between the two fields. Working in tandem with technology vendors, government agencies at all levels have introduced increasingly effective strategies for dealing with the threats to our security, whether domestic or foreign in origin.

"Defending our government assets is critical. Here at EventTracker, we understand the specialized security needs of the government and our SIEM security solutions are created with both large enterprises and smaller governmental clients in mind," said Jagat Shah, CTO of EventTracker. "We are pleased to be recognized by GSN for our contribution and commitment to protecting the information and security of our governmental customers."

For more information about EventTracker's award-winning SIEM solutions please visit: http://www.eventtracker.com.

About GSN

GSN: Government Security News was founded in 2003 and is owned by World Business Media, LLC. The monthly print edition of GSN: Government Security News serves a BPA-audited circulation of 35,000 qualified recipients in the fields of physical, IT and homeland security. This audience includes federal, state and local officials, as well as integrators, contractors and suppliers who are similarly involved in homeland security.

About EventTracker

EventTracker delivers business critical solutions that transform high-volume cryptic log data into actionable, prioritized intelligence that will fundamentally change your perception of the utility, value and organizational potential inherent in log files. EventTracker's leading solutions offer Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), real-time Log Management, and powerful Change and Configuration Management to optimize IWeT operations, detect and deter costly security breaches, and comply with multiple regulatory mandates. Visit www.eventtracker.com for more information. Follow us on Twitter @logtalk.

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