San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) December 06, 2011
NextLabs Inc., the leading provider of information risk management solutions for large enterprises, has been named a finalist in the Best Data Leakage Prevention category by the 2012 SC Magazine Awards. Readers select NextLabs Enterprise Data Protection as one of the information security industry’s most effective solutions, which helps address the industry’s most critical IT security challenges. NextLabs Enterprise Data Protection was recognized as a top product in the Reader Trust Award competition, which honors best-in-class security products and services by SC Magazine’s esteemed reader base.
Vendors and service providers who offer a product and/or service for the commercial, government, educational, nonprofit or other industries entered the Reader Trust category. The NextLabs Enterprise Data Protection was selected from hundreds of entries submitted across 33 technology categories. Winners will be selected by the wide distribution of SC Magazine readers - security and technology experts from large, medium and small enterprises from all major vertical markets.
“The contenders in this category have already won a significant honor, the respect of their peers and a body of experts that represents those most interested in following threats and advancements in information security,” said SC Magazine Editor-in-Chief Illena Armstrong. “To make it this far amongst hundreds of submissions is quite an achievement.”
In its 15th year, the information security industry’s most prominent accolade, the annual SC Awards, showcase the best solutions, services and professionals while recognizing achievement and technical excellence. SC Magazine distinguishes the achievements of the security professionals in the trenches, the innovations happening in the vendor and service provider communities and the passionate work of government, commercial and nonprofits - all working to help improve global security.
“We are honored to be selected as a finalist in the Best Data Leakage Prevention category,” said Keng Lim, CEO of NextLabs. “NextLabs Enterprise Data Protection is the first to offer a single integrated solution that combines enterprise digital rights management with DLP capability across Windows, Mac and Linux platforms. Our customers can leverage centralized XACML policies to protect their valuable IP across their entire infrastructure, from their ERP systems, file servers, portals, to their enterprise end points.” Unlike traditional DLP solutions that enforce policies based solely on content, NextLabs Enterprise Data Protection can enforce policies based on complex business context such as content sensitivity, user role, and the application used for access.
Winners of this year’s SC Magazine Awards US will be announced at a gala dinner and award ceremony to be held in San Francisco on Tuesday, February 28, 2012. The event is a night filled with excitement, along with an invaluable opportunity to network with the top corporate IT professionals in attendance. To attend the Awards, please register at http://www.cvent.com/d/scqm6b/4W.
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NextLabs®, Inc. is the leading provider of policy-driven information risk management (IRM) software for large enterprises. Its software offers a cohesive solution for improving compliance and mitigating information risk by helping companies achieve safer and more secure internal and external collaboration, prevent data loss, and ensure proper authorization to applications and data.
NextLabs’ partnerships with industry leaders such as IBM, SAP, Microsoft, HCL AXON, Adobe, HP, PTC, and Siemens bring to market industry-focused IRM solutions that combine industry best practices with turnkey applications, to meet customers’ governance, risk, and compliance requirements.