SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Sep 23, 2014) - ExtraHop, the global leader in real-time wire data analytics for IT operational intelligence, today announced that the ExtraHop wire data analytics platform was named the gold winner of Seattle Business Magazine's (SBM) 2014 Tech Impact Award in the Enterprise Technology category. SBM's annual Tech Impact Awards recognize Washington companies that are making outstanding contributions to business, industry, and society through technology innovation in categories including Cloud, Mobile, Education, and Enterprise. This award from SBM is the latest in a series of awards recognizing ExtraHop's commitment to innovation in enterprise IT. In May 2014, the Seattle technology community voted ExtraHop for AWS its GeekWire 2014 Innovation of the Year, and earlier this year, Network World ranked ExtraHop first among a field of five vendors in its Application Performance Monitoring Shootout.

The ExtraHop wire data analytics platform offers IT teams deep, correlated visibility across all tiers of the IT environment and helps business stakeholders make data-supported decisions. ExtraHop's recently announced Open Data Stream (ODS) technology extends the power of wire data. The first-to-market open architecture provides enterprise IT the flexibility and freedom to stream valuable datasets from ExtraHop into highly scalable and non-proprietary environments including MongoDB and Elasticsearch. This open approach empowers IT to visualize and analyze wire data alongside other datasets, providing rich insight into IT and business performance.

"Led by technology giants Microsoft, Amazon, F5 Networks, and Isilon Systems (acquired by EMC), Seattle has come into its own as a world-class center for tech innovation," said Jesse Rothstein, CEO, ExtraHop. "ExtraHop is committed to driving this legacy forward with leading-edge solutions that anticipate emerging IT and business demands. We're honored that this commitment has been recognized by Seattle Business Magazine and by the technology community."

ExtraHop is actively recruiting exceptional people in engineering, sales, marketing, professional services, and IT. Professionals who love technology, appreciate elegant solutions to challenging problems, and are looking to expand their horizons are encouraged to learn more about opportunities with ExtraHop by visiting the ExtraHop careers page.

About ExtraHop
ExtraHop is the global leader in real-time wire data analytics. The ExtraHop Operational Intelligence platform analyzes all L2-L7 communications, including full bidirectional transactional payloads. This innovative approach provides the correlated, cross-tier visibility essential for application performance, availability, and security in today's complex and dynamic IT environments. The winner of numerous awards from Interop, TechTarget, and others, the ExtraHop platform scales up to 20Gbps in a single appliance, deploys without agents, and delivers tangible value in less than 15 minutes. Learn what we mean at or follow us on Twitter @ExtraHop.

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