OTTAWA, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nakina today announced that NI-DEFENDER, its recently introduced Secure Network Auditing platform, has been recognized with two Pipeline Innovation Awards. Selected by an esteemed panel of judges, Nakina was awarded with the titles of Most Innovative technology Provider and for Innovation in Security & Assurance.
“Nakina’s Secure Network Auditing Platform addresses both physical and logical aspects of network security preparing today’s service provider for tomorrow’s security challenges,” said Jeff Mitchell, Chief Architect at UST-Global. “As networks and functions evolve and become more virtualized, service providers need solutions like those offered by Nakina.”
NI-DEFENDER combines Identity Access Management, continuous network configuration scanning, adding big data search and analytics technology to enable network and security operations teams to prevent, pin-point, and neutralize security threats. NI-DEFENDER can protect today’s networks and assure both physical and virtual network security integrity as operators move to NFV and SDN.
“Nakina continues to demonstrate a technical sophistication and commitment to innovation each year,” said Scott St. John, Executive Editor of Pipeline. “We are very pleased to see Nakina recognized this year for both Most Innovative Technology Provider and Innovation in Security & Assurance by the esteemed members of our judging panel, representing the service providers including AT&T, BT, Comcast, UST Global and Global Capacity, respected system integrators, and analysts that use and recommend communications technology products.”
"We are honored by these prestigious Pipeline Innovation Awards," said Rob Marson, Vice President of Marketing, Nakina. “These awards are a tremendous recognition of the initiatives and strategies which Nakina has undertaken as we continue to innovate to meet the needs of our customers and the market.”
Nakina will be exhibiting speaking at the Big Telecom Event in Chicago, June 9-10.
Nakina offers a suite of Network Integrity applications for managing, securing, and optimizing physical and virtual networks. Nakina’s applications are built upon our Network Integrity Framework - open and modular software platform that abstracts network complexity, normalizes multi-vendor management, and bridges the physical and virtual worlds for Management and Orchestration systems. Our software is proven, trusted and protects the world’s largest and most important networks. Visit www.nakinasystems.com. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.