Egress Software Technologies named winner at both the Computing Security Awards and the Digital Entrepreneur Awards
London – October 2014 – Egress Software Technologies has won ‘Encryption Solution of the Year’ at the 2014 Computing Security Awards and ‘Software Innovation of the Year’ at the 2014 Digital Entrepreneur Awards, in two separate ceremonies held on Thursday 9th October. In addition, the Computing Security Awards also saw Egress come first runner up in the ‘Security Service Provider of the Year’ and ‘Security Project of the Year – Public Sector’ categories.
Both the Computing Security Awards and the Digital Entrepreneur Awards seek to champion organisations and technologies that deliver innovative services that help businesses and individuals become increasingly more agile and responsive to market challenges. The leading provider of cloud-based and on-premise encryption services designed to secure all forms of shared electronic information, Egress delivers end-to-end data security to organisations and single users alike through a single and fully scalable platform: Egress Switch.
Tony Pepper, CEO of Egress, comments: “We are delighted to have won two such prestigious awards – and to do so in the same night is fantastic. Both the Computing Security Awards and the Digital Entrepreneur Awards recognise the innovation and dedication that goes into providing market-leading technology, so to be named winner at both is a great commendation from the information security industry.
“At Egress, we work closely with our customers to remain responsive to their evolving business requirements, as well as to changes in the information security market,” continues Pepper. “Consequently, we have extended the Switch platform to include Egress Switch Secure Web Form and the latest in secure online collaboration, Switch Secure Workspace, as well as becoming the only provider to offer an email encryption solution that has been awarded both CESG’s Commercial Product Assurance and Pan Government Accreditation. In addition, Egress has become one of the first organisations in the industry to achieve ISO 27001 certification to the 2013 standard – all of which contributed to Egress’ success at both award ceremonies and strengthened our position as the market-leading provider of encryption services.”
For more information, contact Rebecca Bailey – Marketing and Communications, Egress Software Technologies:
Tel: +44 (0) 207 624 8500
About Egress Software Technologies
Egress Software Technologies is the leading provider of hosted and on premise encryption services, designed to secure all forms of electronic information and delivered to customers in the Public and Private Sectors using a single platform: Egress Switch.
As the first, and currently only, CESG CPA Foundation Grade certified email encryption product on the market, Switch Secure Email enables customers to share highly sensitive information over the internet, without the need to manage external third party credentials. The award-winning Switch portfolio of products also includes Secure File Transfer, Secure Web Form and the latest online collaboration offering, Secure Workspace.
Using patented key management, the platform utilises a unique community-based licensing model called the Egress Trust Network which consists of paying and free Switch subscribers, who are able share information securely with one another using a single global identity.