Wedge Networks wins multiple 2016 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® including Gold for IoT Security
Date: Mon, 03/07/2016 - 13:34
Wedge Networks, the leader in Cloud Security and orchestrated threat management announced Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Wedge Networks’ Cloud Network Defense™ a winner in the following three 2016 Global Excellence Awards® award categories: Gold for Wedge Cloud Network Defense™ with WedgeIQ in the Category of Internet of Things (IOT) Security, Bronze for Most Innovative Security Product and Bronze for Cloud Security Product of the Year
Dr. Hongwen Zhang, CTO and Co-founder of Wedge Networks
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The security industry celebrated its 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards in San Francisco by honoring excellence in every facet of the industry including products, people behind the successes and best companies. More than 50 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2016 Global Excellence Awards Finalists and Winners. Winners were announced during the awards dinner and presentation on February 29, 2016 in San Francisco attended by the finalists, judges and industry peers.
"We are very honoured to be recognized by the Info Security Products team in three categories and to win the Gold Award for Internet of Things (IOT) Security. This is a great achievement for Wedge Networks who has won Gold for its third year running, and for Cloud Network Defense™, which was launched in December 2014” said Dr. Hongwen Zhang, CTO and Co-founder of Wedge Networks.
He continued: “Establishing plans to address the unique security and compliance challenges for the IoT is becoming a critical concern for many businesses, and this was a hot topic at Mobile World Congress last week. We have responded to the challenges businesses face for IoT by further enhancing our offering. On 23rd February we announced a family of new Security-as-a-Service packages, to provide urgently needed Security and Compliance enforcement services for the rapidly expanding Internet of Things (IoT) in Enterprise networks globally.”