Austin, Texas March 25, 2015 — Ziften, a leading provider of endpoint detection and response solutions, today announced it is listed as the top Endpoint Threat Detection vendor on Cybersecurity 500, a directory of the hottest and most innovative cybersecurity companies to watch in 2015 according to Cybersecurity Ventures. Ziften is listed in the 44th position.
“Ziften is on our radar screen as one of the hot players in the threat detection space”, says Steve Morgan, founder and CEO at Cybersecurity Ventures. “Ziften’s team are thought leaders in malware detection, the company has forged alliances and technology partnerships with leading vendors including Splunk, ServiceNow, VMware, AlienVault, Lancope, Lookingglass, and others, and they have a very well rounded product strategy. For corporations planning to monitor and protect their endpoints, we recommend they take a serious look at Ziften” adds Morgan.
“Ziften is honored to be named the top Endpoint Threat Detection Vendor in the Cybersecurity 500,” said Charles Leaver, CEO of Ziften. “Our ranking reflects the security DNA of our team, the strength of our product, and the partner ecosystem we work with to combat the increasingly advanced threats faced by organizations today.”
The cybersecurity industry is expected to grow from $71 billion in 2014 to more than $155 billion in 2019, according to the latest edition of the Cybersecurity Market Report, which makes the industry unusually competitive.
The directory rankings were based on selection criteria that included:
• Cybersecurity Sector (market category)
• Problem(s) Solved
• Customer Base
• Feedback from CISOs and Decision Makers
• Feedback from IT Security Evaluators & Recommenders
• Feedback from VARs, SIs and Consultants
• VC Funding
• Company Growth
• Published Product Reviews
• Demos and Presentations at Conferences
• Corporate Marketing and Branding
• Media Coverage
• Notable Implementations
• Founder and Management Pedigree
Ziften’s groundbreaking solution provides continuous real-time visibility and intelligence, enabling incident prevention, detection and response. Ziften continuously assesses user and device behaviors and highlights anomalies in real-time, allowing security analysts to hone in on advanced threats faster and minimize Time To Resolution (TTR). Ziften’s Endpoint Detection and Response solution allows organizations to more rapidly determine the root cause of a breach and decide on the necessary corrective actions. Ziften Open Visibility™ extends existing Security, Systems Management, and SIEM platforms. Ziften delivers crucial open intelligence of any endpoint, enabling you to run your business in a more efficient, intelligent, and secure manner. For more information go to www.ziften.com