“Cool Vendor” Report Recognizes Innovative, Impactful and Intriguing Vendors in the Security Intelligence Market
LOS ALTOS, Calif., May 7, 2014 – Netskope, the leader in cloud app analytics and policy enforcement, today announced it has been included in the list of “Cool Vendors” in the Security Intelligence[i] report by Gartner, Inc.
According to the report, “This year’s Cool Vendors in security intelligence offer innovative, forward-thinking solution sets designed to address emerging and newly identified security challenges.”
“We believe Netskope’s inclusion in the Cool Vendor report by Gartner validates our vision and product leadership,” said Sanjay Beri, CEO of Netskope. “At the same time, the problem we are solving requires ongoing innovation. IT must allow rapid adoption of cloud apps without sacrificing security and compliance. This is a careful balance that requires a thoughtful approach.”
Created to help enterprises unmask “Shadow IT” usage and enforce policies that protect sensitive information and prevent data loss, Netskope Active is the first and only platform to provide real-time analytics and policies for any cloud app, whether sanctioned by IT or not. Key features and benefits of the Netskope cloud access and security broker (CASB) solution include:
Netskope™ is the leader in cloud app analytics and policy enforcement. Only Netskope eliminates the catch-22 between being agile and being secure and compliant by providing complete visibility, enforcing sophisticated policies, and protecting data in cloud apps. The Netskope Active Platform™ performs deep analytics and lets decision-makers create policies in a few clicks that prevent the loss of sensitive data and optimize cloud app usage in real-time and at scale, whether IT manages the app or not. With Netskope, people get their favorite cloud apps and the business can move fast, with confidence.
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[i] Gartner “Cool Vendors in Security Intelligence, 2014” by Peter Firstbrook and Neil MacDonald, May 2, 2014.