|By Business Wire||
|May 9, 2014 09:30 AM EDT||
Agiliance®, Inc., the Big Data Risk Company™ and leading independent provider of integrated solutions for Operational and Security Risk programs, today announced that it has been selected as a finalist in four categories of the Stevie™ awards presented annually by the American Business Awards (ABA). The company is on the shortlist for Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year (up to 100 employees), while its flagship product RiskVision™ is a finalist in the Best Software Security Solution, Best Big Data Software Solution, and Best Governance, Risk, and Compliance Software Solution categories. An independent panel of judges comprised of more than 150 business professionals scrutinized 3,300 US-based companies to select Finalists worthy of national recognition.
“Being named a finalist for four Stevie Awards, which is one of the most prestigious awards programs in North America, is a tremendous honor,” said Torsten George, vice president of worldwide marketing and products for Agiliance. “Cyber-attacks, insider threats, monetary fraud, and data breaches dominate the news on a daily basis. RiskVision enables organizations to identify and reduce their risk exposure by automating security and governance management processes that are impossible to perform manually.”
To effectively manage big security data and achieve continuous diagnostics, progressive organizations are leveraging Agiliance’s big data risk management systems to automate many manual, labor-intensive tasks. RiskVision enables organizations to take a preventive, pro-active approach by interconnecting otherwise silo-based security and IT tools and continuously correlating and assessing the data they generate. In turn, this enables organizations to achieve a closed-loop, automated remediation process, which is based on risk. These organizations achieve tremendous time and costs savings, increased accuracy, shorten remediation cycles, and overall improved operational efficiency.
RiskVision empowers organizations to make threats and vulnerabilities visible and actionable, while enabling them to prioritize and address high risk security exposures before breaches occur. Ultimately, this protects against and minimizes the consequences of cyber-attacks.
More than 150 members of several specialized judging committees will determine Stevie Award winners later this month. They will be announced at the 2014 ABA New Product and Tech Awards Banquet on September 12th in San Francisco, California. Details about the American Business Awards and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
About the American Business Awards and the Stevie Awards
The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
Agiliance, the Big Data Risk Company, is the leading independent provider of integrated solutions for Operational and Security Risk programs. Agiliance is automating how Global 2000 companies and government agencies continuously monitor big data for risks across financial, operations, and IT domains to increase operational efficiency and orchestrate incident, threat, and vulnerability actions in real time. RiskVision customers demonstrate automation use cases within 30 days on-demand, and within 60 days on-premise, made possible by a configurable platform and applications, broad library of technology integrations, and vast domain and regulatory content. RiskVision scales with businesses, effectively managing assets, data, people, and processes to achieve 100 percent risk and compliance coverage. Its real-time risk analysis leads to optimized business performance and better investment decisions. For more information, please visit www.agiliance.com.
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