Company honored as best data security company and recognized for its automated solutions focused on financial services, data governance and endpoint security
MILWAUKEE – February 11, 2022 – PKWARE, a global leader in automated data security, today announced it has won four 2022 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards across three different segments of the program. In the company awards, PKWARE won silver in the “Best Data Security Company” category; in the industry solution awards, its PK Protect suite was a silver winner in the “Financial Services” category; and in the products and service awards, its suite won gold in the “Data Governance” category and silver for the “Endpoint Security” category.
“We congratulate PKWARE for the recognition as gold and silver-level winners in four different categories of the 2022 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards,” said Holger Schulze, CEO of Cybersecurity Insiders and founder of the Information Security Community group on LinkedIn, which organized the 7th annual Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. “With over 900 entries in more than 250 award categories, the 2022 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards program is highly competitive. All winners reflect the very best in innovation and excellence in tackling today’s urgent cybersecurity challenges.”
The Cybersecurity Excellence Awards competition honors companies, products, and professionals that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security. The awards are produced by Cybersecurity Insiders in partnership with the Information Security Community on LinkedIn, tapping into the vast experience of more than 500,000 cybersecurity professionals.
“I couldn’t be prouder of PKWARE’s brilliant team as these award wins exemplify their obsessive commitment to automated data security innovation,” said Spencer Kupferman, CEO of PKWARE. “In our pandemic reality when securing data has never been more critical across remote and hybrid work environments, our PK Protect suite provides an end-to-end data security solution for our customers that not only secures and protects data where it lives and moves, but also adheres to the stringent regulations that our customers need to stay in compliance.”
PKWARE offers the only data discovery and protection platform—PK Protect—that locates and secures sensitive data to minimize organizational risks and costs, regardless of device, environment, or location. The company’s ultra-efficient, scalable software is simple to use on a broad range of data types and repositories, enabling precise, automated visibility and control of personal data, even in the fastest-moving, most complex IT environments. The suite also meets requirements under GDPR, CCPA, PCI-DSS, HIPAA, ITAR, and other regulatory and industry mandates. With more than 1,200 customers worldwide, including nine of the top 10 financial institutions in the world, along with retailers, healthcare organizations, and government agencies, PKWARE continues to innovate as an award-winning global leader in data discovery, security and compliance.
2022 marks the third consecutive year PKWARE has been recognized in the Cybersecurity Excellence Awards program. Last year, in the product and service segment of the program, the company’s PK Protect Suite was awarded gold for the “Database Security” category, silver for the “Compliance Solution” category and silver for the “Data-centric Security” category.
PKWARE offers the only data discovery and protection solution that locates and secures sensitive data to minimize organizational risks and costs, regardless of device or environment. Our ultra-efficient, scalable software is simple to use on a broad range of data types and repositories, enabling precise, automated visibility and control of personal data, even in the fastest-moving, most complex IT environments. With more than 1,200 customers, including many of the world’s largest financial institutions, retailers, healthcare organizations and government agencies, PKWARE continues to innovate as an award-winning global leader in data discovery, security and compliance. To learn more, visit pkware.com.