HyTrust Named “Hot Company” in 2018 InfoSec Awards for Cloud Security

Cyber Defense Magazine Recognizes HyTrust for Innovative, Well-Respected Approach to Cloud Security

Mountain View, California, UNITED STATES

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RSA 2018 Conference – HyTrust announced today that it has been recognized as “Hot Company” in the 2018 InfoSec Awards for Cloud Security by Cyber Defense Magazine. The magazine reviewed scores of products and companies to single out those that enable organizations to proactively get ahead of cyber threats and bad actors.

In a multi-cloud world where technology moves at lightning speed and security often plays catchup, serious gaps exist that can be exploited by cybercriminals. Inconsistencies in security policy enforcement and adherence to compliance mandates are becoming the norm for most organizations with a mixture of on-premises, private cloud and public cloud data environments. HyTrust brings integrated visibility and control to organizations with these mixed environments. The HyTrust Cloud Security Policy Framework (Cloud SPF), for instance, enables a “follow the workload” model to ensure that security visibility and policies are consistently enforced across all cloud environments and for all lifecycle phases of the workload—from its creation to its ongoing operations to its final decommission.

“Securing multi-cloud environments requires comprehensive visibility and control rather than a patchwork of point products,” said Eric Chiu, founder and president of HyTrust. “We are honored to receive the ‘Hot Company’ award in recognition of our innovative, proven approach to defining and enforcing policy across mixed data centers.”

“With Cybercrime continuing to gain momentum and surpassing global drug crime last year by reaching over $600B in theft and damages, we are proud to see HyTrust as an award-winning innovator for cloud security, offering a comprehensive, innovative approach to defeat these criminals,” said Pierlugi Paganini, editor-in-chief, Cyber Defense Magazine.

About Cyber Defense Magazine

With over 1.2 Million annual readers and growing, Cyber Defense Magazine is the premier source of IT Security information. We are managed and published by and for ethical, honest, passionate information security professionals. Our mission is to share cutting-edge knowledge, real-world stories and awards on the best ideas, products and services in the information technology industry. We deliver electronic magazines every month online for free, and limited print editions exclusively for the RSA conferences and our paid subscribers. Learn more about us at http://www. cyberdefensemagazine.com. CDM is a proud member of the Cyber Defense Media Group.

About HyTrust

HyTrust’s mission is to make private, public and hybrid cloud infrastructure more trustworthy for enterprises, service providers and government agencies. HyTrust provides solutions that automate security controls for software-defined computing, networking and storage workloads to achieve the highest levels of visibility, granular policy control and data protection. HyTrust customers benefit from being able to accelerate cloud and virtualization cost savings while improving their security posture by automating and enforcing security policies in real time, adapting quickly to compliance requirements and preventing unplanned outages.

Headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., HyTrust is backed by the leading providers of strategic IT infrastructure including VMware, Cisco, Intel and Fortinet; by the vanguard of innovative solutions for the intelligence community, In-Q-Tel; and by a world-class group of financial investors including AVP Growth, Epic Ventures, Granite Ventures, Sway Ventures, Trident Capital and Vanedge Capital.


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