May 19, 2015

2015-GEA-GoldEdgeWave, a San Diego-based cyber security firm, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide, has named EdgeWave ePrism Email Security™ the Gold winner of the 2015 Global Excellence Awards in Email Security and Management.

EdgeWave ePrism Email Security provides Military-Grade protection through processes that have been battle-proven to defend complex networks against sophisticated cyber attacks. Called EdgeWave EPIC™ (Enhanced Precision Integrated Cyber Capabilities™), this unique cyber defense capability combines experienced U.S. Military cyber security veterans with advanced technology to precisely identify attacks, help eliminate threats and help stop data breaches.  EdgeWave EPIC is deployed through award-winning ePrism Email Security, iPrism Web Gateway™, EPIC Next Generation Firewall™ and new EPIC Security Assurance Service™ to provide adaptive, layered defense against advanced cyber threats.

“Stopping data breaches is of paramount importance and traditional approaches aren’t working.   EdgeWave provides Military-Grade cyber security to protect against advanced threats in a platform that is almost effortless to implement and use,” said Mike Walls, Managing Director, Security Operations & Analysis, EdgeWave. “This recognition validates our dedication, and we thank Info Security Products Guide for acknowledging our hard work.”  Prior to joining EdgeWave, Mr.  Walls (CAPT, U.S. Navy ret.) was responsible for U.S. Navy cyber readiness, ensuring the security of over 300 ships, 4,000 aircraft and 400,000 servicemen – the world’s largest intranet.

EdgeWave was also recognized as a Silver winner in the Social Media, Web Filtering, and Content Security category for EdgeWave iPrism Web Gateway and as a Bronze winner in the Best Deployments and Case Studies category for securing the 2014 US Tennis Open in Flushing Meadows, NY.

The Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Awards, now in their 11th year, honor 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 2015 Global Excellence Awards Finalists and Winners. Winners were announced during the awards dinner and presentation on April 20, 2015 in San Francisco.
 

About EdgeWave, Inc.
EdgeWave Delivers the World's Safest Inboxes™ by eliminating email-borne security risks from targeted, socially engineered attacks. Our multi-layered Email Security Platform provides unparalleled predelivery protection, postdelivery detection and incident response to secure inboxes from today's proliferating messaging threats like ransomware, spear phishing, business email compromise and more. Headquartered in San Diego, CA, EdgeWave has more than 2,500 customers and over 3.5 million protected users worldwide.

For more information, please visit EdgeWave online at https://www.edgewave.com or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook or Google+

Contact:
Amy Dardinger
847-415-9321
adardinger@sspr.com

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