BlueTalon Wins Bronze in 2016 Info Security Product Guide's Global Excellence Awards(R)

The Leading Provider of Data-Centric Security Is Recognized as a Bronze Startup of the Year in 12th Annual Info Security PG's Global Excellence Awards

REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 3, 2016) - BlueTalon, the leading provider of data-centric security for Hadoop, SQL and big data environments, announced today that it has won the bronze award for Startup of the Year.

"This recognition acknowledges the increasingly important role data-centric security plays as part of comprehensive defense-in-depth strategy," BlueTalon CEO Eric Tilenius said. "Data-centric security arms organizations with the ability to ensure employees only see the data they need to do their jobs, analyzes usage patterns to detect anomalies, and focuses on the key asset in big data initiatives -- the data itself."

Presented by Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, the security industry celebrated its 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards in San Francisco by honoring excellence in security products, people and companies. A panel of more than 50 industry veterans selected this year's winners.

BlueTalon is exhibiting at the annual RSA® Conference this week, booth #N4815, engaging and networking with thousands of peers and industry leaders on today's biggest security trends, challenges and solutions.

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About BlueTalon
BlueTalon is the leading provider of data-centric security for Hadoop, SQL and big data environments deployed on-premises or in the cloud. Leading enterprises use BlueTalon to control their data, give users access to the data they need, not a byte more and gain unparalleled flexibility in the deployment of data resources. The BlueTalon Policy Engine provides precise authorization, fine-grained filtering, dynamic data masking, stealth analytics and auditing across applications and enterprise data stores. Follow BlueTalon at @bluetalon or visit