BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--iboss, provider of the first and only Distributed Gateway Platform, announced today it has been named a visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways*. iboss views its placement in the visionaries quadrant as validation of iboss’ position as a disruptor in the market. iboss is the first vendor to be named a visionary in the Secure Web Gateway Magic Quadrant since the last positioned vendor in 2012, which we believe highlights the truly innovative capabilities and delivery model of the Distributed Gateway Platform.
The unique node-based architecture of iboss’ Distributed Gateway Platform provides customers with the ability to efficiently scale their security instantly, leveraging cloud gateways, optional local gateways, or a combination of both. Delivered in a 100% SaaS subscription model, the Distributed Gateway Platform is all-inclusive, meaning customers never need to buy or manage Secure Web Gateway appliances ever again.
The move into the visionaries category of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways is the latest in a series of achievements by iboss, including the official opening of their new corporate headquarters in Boston, the announcement of plans to hire nearly 200 additional employees, and surpassing a total of 4,000 customers.
“We are thrilled to be named the first visionary in Gartner’s Secure Web Gateway Magic Quadrant in five years,” said Paul Martini, CEO and co-founder, iboss. “We feel it is further proof the Distributed Gateway Platform is redefining how cybersecurity is delivered and managed. We are providing one-of-a-kind protection to distributed organizations, in a delivery model unmatched by Secure Web Gateways.”
*Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways, Lawrence Orans and Peter Firstbrook, June 2017
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iboss has created the first and only Distributed Gateway Platform specifically designed to solve the challenge of securing distributed organizations. Built for the cloud, iboss leverages an elastic, node-based architecture that provides advanced security for today’s decentralized organizations and scales to meet the ever-increasing bandwidth needs of tomorrow. The iboss Distributed Gateway Platform is backed by more than 100 patents and protects over 4,000 organizations worldwide, making iboss one of the fastest growing cybersecurity companies in the world. To learn more, visit www.iboss.com.