The Black Unicorn Award highlights the advanced capabilities of the iboss cloud platform and speaks to our cutting-edge technology and leading innovation in the cybersecurity industry.
BOSTON (PRWEB) August 03, 2020
iboss, the leader in cloud delivered network security, today announced that is has been named a winner in the Black Unicorn Awards for 2020.
iboss competed against many of the industry’s leading providers of cybersecurity products and services for this prestigious award. The term “Black Unicorn” signifies a cybersecurity company that has the potential to reach a $1 billion dollar market value as determined by private or public investment and these awards showcase those companies with this kind of incredible potential in the cybersecurity marketplace.
iboss provides fast and secure Internet access on any device, from any location, in the cloud. The iboss cloud platform delivers all network security capabilities in the cloud via a SaaS offering. This eliminates the need for traditional network security appliances allowing organizations to secure network traffic from anywhere, at any scale, while reducing costs and complexity. Built on a proprietary containerized architecture designed 100% for the cloud, iboss cloud secures Internet access from anywhere, including in and out of your physical network perimeter. Users are always connected to iboss cloud, regardless of device or location, to ensure all Internet traffic is secured for compliance, web filtering, malware defense and data loss at all times. Since iboss cloud lives in the cloud, network security goes where users go with elastic and instant scaling to meet the demands of the cloud-first future.
“We’re pleased to name iboss as a winner among a small, elite group of cybersecurity industry leaders in our second annual Black Unicorn awards,” said Judges Robert R. Ackerman Jr. of http://www.allegiscyber.com, David DeWalt of http://www.nightdragon.com and Gary Miliefsky of http://www.cyberdefensemediagroup.com.
“It is a great honor to be recognized as a Black Unicorn Award winner,” said iboss Co-founder and CEO, Paul Martini. “The Black Unicorn Award highlights the advanced capabilities of the iboss cloud platform and speaks to our cutting-edge technology and leading innovation in the cybersecurity industry. The need to work from home or outside of the office is the new reality and work cannot be completed without fast and secure connections to cloud applications. The iboss cloud platform eliminates the need to send connections from workers outside of the office back through the office by allowing security for those connections to be processed in the cloud. This instantly converts slow connections which result in a poor end-user experience and low productivity to ultrafast direct to cloud connectivity.”
iboss is a cloud security company that provides organizations and their employees fast and secure access to the Internet on any device, from any location, in the cloud. The iboss cloud platform provides network security as a service, delivered in the cloud, as a complete SaaS offering. This eliminates the need for traditional network security appliances, such as firewalls and web gateway proxies, which are ineffective at protecting a cloud-first and mobile world. Leveraging a purpose-built cloud architecture backed by over 190 issued and pending patents and more than 100 points of presence globally, iboss protects more than 4,000 organizations worldwide. To learn more, visit https://www.iboss.com/.
About Cyber Defense Awards
This is Cyber Defense Magazine’s 8th year of honoring cybersecurity innovators, in this case the Black Unicorn Awards for 2020 on our Cyber Defense Awards platform. In this competition, judges for these prestigious awards includes cybersecurity industry veterans, trailblazers and market makers Gary Miliefsky of CDMG, Robert R. Ackerman Jr. of Allegis Cyber and David DeWalt of NightDragon with much appreciation to emeritus judge Robert Herjavec of Herjavec Group. To see the complete list of finalists for the Black Unicorn Awards for 2020 please visit https://cyberdefenseawards.com/black-unicorn-awards-winners-2020/.
About Cyber Defense Magazine
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