Ranked Sixth Fastest Growing Technology Company in Tri-State Area and Third Fastest in CT in Deloitte Technology Fast 50 NY/NJ/CT Program Stamford, CT, October 23, 2008 - Protegrity Corporation, a leading provider of Data Security Management Solutions, today announced that the company has been named one of the tri-state area’s 50 fastest growing technology companies in Deloitte's prestigious 2009 Technology Fast 50 Program for New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Protegrity was the sixth fastest growing technology company in the Tri-State area and third fastest in CT. The Technology Fast 50 lists the top-performing companies in a specific geographic area, based on a company’s percentage revenue growth from 2003–2007. Fast 50 companies are ranked by Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, one of the nation’s leading professional services organizations. “Deloitte’s New York, New Jersey, Connecticut Technology Fast 50 companies have shown the strength, vision and tenacity to succeed in today’s very competitive technology environment,” said Kevin Buckley, Technology Fast 50 Program Director, Deloitte Services LP. “We applaud the successes of Protegrity and acknowledge it as one of the very few to accomplish such a fast growth rate over the past five years.” Protegrity’s continued strong revenue growth is based on delivering enterprise-class, centralized data security management solutions that comprehensively protect and manage critical data from collection to disposal across geographically dispersed, technically diverse systems. Protegrity’s solutions enable organizations to safeguard their brand and reputation, comply with prevailing data security regulations, and realize a return on their data security investments. The award-winning Protegrity Defiance Security Suite utilizes layers of security, from database, file and application level encryption to web application firewalls that protect sensitive data throughout its lifecycle against new and established threats emanating from outside and inside the enterprise, with minimal impact on existing applications, operations, and processes. “Protegrity’s focus on centrally managing data security across technology platforms and recognition that protecting data ultimately protects a company’s brand and its ongoing business have been key to our success,” said Gordon Rapkin, CEO of Protegrity. “Steady revenue growth is just one achievement benchmark, our long-term relationships with our clients is an equally strong and gratifying metric,” Rapkin added. “We treat our customers as partners to ensure they get exactly the solutions they require for their compliance, security and business needs.” Over the past two years Protegrity’s Defiance Security Suite has gained significant usage among large-scale retail outlets and enterprises around the world in all industries, particularly financial, government, manufacturing and education. In 2008, responding to the growing demand for the company’s data security management solutions, Protegrity expanded its EMEA operations and opened a new office in the United Kingdom. ###
Protegrity delivers centralized data security management solutions that protect sensitive information from acquisition to deletion across the enterprise. Protegrity’s customers maintain complete protection over their data and business by employing software and solutions specifically designed to encrypt data, safeguard web applications, and manage and report on security policy. The company’s singular focus is on developing solutions that protect data. Protegrity employees are security technology specialists with deep expertise in encryption, key management, web application firewalls and security policy in distributed environments. Maximize security with minimal business impact with Protegrity’s Defiance® Suite, the high performance, transparent solution optimized for the dynamic enterprise. To learn more, visit www.protegrity.com or call 203.326.7200. Protegrity and Defiance are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Protegrity Corporation. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.