AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gazzang, the big data security experts, today announced it has been named a 2013 Emerging Technology vendor by UBM Tech Channel’s CRN Magazine. The annual list highlights hot tech startups making an impact on the channel and impression on the tech industry as a whole.
Gazzang provides high-performance transparent data encryption and key management purpose-built for big data and cloud environments. The company works with some of the world’s largest brands to ensure sensitive data remains encrypted at rest, in compliance and safe from unauthorized access or attack.
“Security of big data is a key business driver for enterprises embracing the cloud to accelerate key business processes, gain new insights and provide better customer service that drives the bottom line,” said Larry Warnock, CEO of Gazzang. “We’re honored to be recognized among so many great companies for our innovation in this space.”
“Any technology vendor can claim to offer innovative products and groundbreaking technology, but only a select group can truly impact the marketplace with their offerings,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, UBM Tech Channel. “The companies named to the 2013 Emerging Vendor list offer solutions that deliver as promised while creating the high margins that solution providers demand. We congratulate all the vendors for their commitment to delivering technological innovations that map to the needs of the dynamic channel market.”
Gazzang provides data security solutions and expertise to help enterprises protect sensitive information and maintain performance in big data and cloud environments. Our technology enables SaaS vendors, health care organizations, financial institutions, public sector agencies and more to meet regulatory compliance initiatives, secure personally identifiable information and prevent unauthorized access to sensitive data and systems. The company is headquartered in Austin, Texas and backed by Austin Ventures and Silver Creek Ventures. For more information, visit www.gazzang.com.
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