Optiv Security Named by Gartner a Top Ten Information Security Consulting Provider by Revenue

DENVER--()--Optiv Security, a market-leading provider of end-to-end cyber security solutions, today announced that Gartner, the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company, has named it as a top ten security consulting services provider by revenue. The ranking is included in Gartner’s recently released report entitled, Market Share Analysis: Information Security Consulting, Worldwide, 2015.1

“Organizations are increasingly looking for a single, trusted partner to help them successfully plan, build and run their cyber security programs,” said Tim Hoffman, executive vice president of worldwide client solutions for Optiv. “Optiv’s client-centric approach addresses organizations’ unique business needs at the project, problem and program levels. Over the course of two decades with cyber security as our sole focus, we have created strong partnerships with all of the leading security technology manufacturers, and developed deep industry insight and proven methodologies based on our work with thousands of companies. We believe our inclusion in Gartner’s recent information security consulting report underscores the value we bring to our clients with our know-how, innovative solutions and exceptional capabilities.”

Gartner defines securing consulting services as “security-specific advisory services designed to help companies assess, analyze and improve the efficiency of their business operations, IT operations and technology strategies for security and risk management activities.” 2

A complimentary copy of the Gartner, Inc. Market Share Analysis: Information Security Consulting, Worldwide, 2015 report is available for download from the Optiv website.

1 Gartner “Market Share Analysis: Information Security Consulting, Worldwide, 2015” by Jacqueline Heng and Elizabeth Kim, July 5, 2016
2 Gartner “Market Insight: Security Consulting Services, Taxonomy Update 2.0” by Jacqueline Heng, March 4, 2016

About Optiv Security
Optiv is a market-leading provider of end-to-end cyber security solutions. We help clients plan, build and run successful cyber security programs that achieve business objectives through our depth and breadth of cyber security offerings, extensive capabilities and proven expertise in cyber security strategy, managed security services, incident response, risk and compliance, security consulting, training and support, integration and architecture services, and security technology. A Blackstone (NYSE: BX) portfolio company, Optiv maintains premium partnerships with more than 350 of the leading security technology manufacturers. For more information, visit www.optiv.com or follow us at www.twitter.com/optiv, www.facebook.com/optivinc and www.linkedin.com/company/optiv-inc.

Contacts

Optiv Security
Lauren Howe, 443-519-5455
lauren.howe@optiv.com
or
Jason Cook, 816-701-3374
jason.cook@optiv.com

Release Summary

Optiv Security today announced that Gartner, the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company, has named it as a top ten security consulting services provider by revenue.

Contacts

Optiv Security
Lauren Howe, 443-519-5455
lauren.howe@optiv.com
or
Jason Cook, 816-701-3374
jason.cook@optiv.com