SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CipherCloud, a leader in cloud security, today announced that it has been named the Visionary in the Gartner 2019 “Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers.”1 Out of nine vendors evaluated in this year’s report, CipherCloud was recognized as the only Visionary; the evaluation is based on ability to execute and completeness of vision. This marks the second consecutive year that CipherCloud has been named a Visionary.
“To us, CipherCloud’s recognition as the sole Visionary in the Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers is a validation of our industry leadership and innovation,” said Pravin Kothari, CipherCloud Founder and CEO. “Since 2011, CipherCloud has been committed to provide the deepest levels of data protection and security controls for an increasingly complex mix of SaaS/IaaS cloud security and compliance requirements. We will continue to leverage our expertise and vision to help enterprises around the world secure their cloud.”
CipherCloud has a strong roadmap aimed at further widening its products and services:
- Increased functionality around user access control with its built in Adaptive Access Control and User Entity Behavior Analysis
- More deployment options and offerings to extend data protection to more clouds
- Expanding partnerships and CASB+ ecosystem
CipherCloud is also rated on Gartner Peer Insights, an online platform of ratings and reviews of IT software and services written and read by IT professionals and decision-makers. Verified, anonymous reviews provided by members of CipherCloud’s worldwide customer base include:
- “Best cloud security product.” — Sr. Software Engineer, Services Industry
- “Simply the best.” — Senior System Engineer in the Services Industry
- "Critical systems infrastructure tool bolstered by Best-In-Class customer service" – Director, Services Industry
CipherCloud’s recognized cloud data protection expertise forms the foundation for the industry’s only zero-trust CASB+ solution, providing seamless zero-trust security for email, SaaS applications and IaaS services across all cloud platforms with unified policies, trusted data protection, and compliance for GDPR, CCPA and more in the cloud-mobile era.
For more information, read CipherCloud – Gartner MQ Visionary for CASB in 2019
1 Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers,” Steve Riley, Craig Lawson, 22 October 2019
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CipherCloud introduced the industry’s first CASB solution to the market in 2011 and continues to reshape the cloud security market. CipherCloud’s recognized expertise forms the foundation for the industry’s only zero-trust CASB solution, providing the deepest levels of data protection and real-time data access control to provide an immediate solution for challenging cloud security and compliance problems.
CipherCloud was named Winner of the Cloud Security Product of the Year by SC Magazine, Overall Leader in the CASB market by KuppingerCole, and has earned many other awards. The world’s largest global enterprises and government institutions in over 25 countries protect and secure their cloud information with CipherCloud. CipherCloud is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Transamerica Ventures, Delta Partners and T-Venture, the venture capital arm of Deutsche Telekom. For more information, visit www.ciphercloud.com and follow us on Twitter @ciphercloud.