Protegrity Wins 2016 SC Award for Best Database Security Solution

scawards2016_winnervertSTAMFORD, CT – March 2, 2016 – Protegrity, the leading provider of data-centric enterprise data security solutions, announced that it has been named a 2016 SC Award winner for Best Database Security Solution.

Now in its 19th year, the SC Awards are recognized throughout the security industry as the gold standard of excellence in cybersecurity. Winners, announced at the 2016 SC Awards ceremony last night in San Francisco, were determined by an expert panel of judges, handpicked by SC Magazine’s editorial team, for their breadth of knowledge and experience in the information security industry.

We are thrilled to have won a 2016 SC Award for Best Database Security Solution,” said Suni Munshani, CEO of Protegrity. “Our global customers demand world class software and service to secure their most important asset – the sensitive data they use to transform and innovate.”

Organizations face an extraordinary challenge protecting sensitive data according to compliance mandates while also retaining accessibility and high performance. The Protegrity Database Protector, named as the winner of the Best Database Security Solution category, is a comprehensive security solution for most major databases utilized in the market today, including Oracle, Teradata, DB2, SQL Server and more. It enables column/field level data encryption, tokenization, or masking in databases, storage and backup systems. The Database Protector delivers high transparency to applications that use the protected database(s), requiring very few or no modifications. It also employs strong, policy-based access and usage controls, along with monitoring and auditing tools.

About SC Magazine

SC Magazine provides IT security professionals with in-depth and unbiased information through timely news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features, contributions from thought leaders and the best, most extensive collection of product reviews in the business. By offering a consolidated view of IT security through independent product tests and well-researched editorial content that provides the contextual backdrop for how these IT security tools will address larger demands put on businesses today, SC Magazine enables IT security pros to make the right security decisions for their companies. Besides the monthly print magazine, special Spotlight editions and daily website, the brand’s portfolio includes SC Marketscope and SC Magazine Newswire, and face-to-face events, including the SC Congress series (New York, Chicago, Boston, Toronto, London, and Amsterdam) and the SC Awards.

About Protegrity: Proven Experts in Data Security

Protegrity is an enterprise data security software platform that leverages scalable, data-centric encryption, tokenization and masking to help businesses secure sensitive information while maintaining data usability. Built for complex, heterogeneous business environments, the Protegrity Data Security Platform provides unprecedented levels of data security certified across applications, data warehouses, mainframes, big data, and cloud environments. Companies trust Protegrity to help them manage risk, achieve compliance, enable business analytics, and confidently adopt new platforms. For additional information visit www.protegrity.com.

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