Ottawa, ON – April 28, 2011 — TITUS , a leading provider of security and compliance solutions for email and documents, today announced it has been named a Gartner "Cool Vendor" in the recently released 'Cool Vendors in User and Data Security, 2011' report*.
Gartner defines a cool vendor as an enterprise that offers technologies or solutions that are innovative, impactful and intriguing and have caught Gartner's attention over the past six months.
Gartner's 2011 Cool Vendors in User and Data Security address a broad range of security problems, from the dangers of sensitive data on USB devices to the fast-growing problem of highly sophisticated, targeted malware attacks against banks. One recurring trend among these vendors is the attempt to protect users and their sensitive data without adversely impacting the user experience or slowing or otherwise disrupting enterprises' business-critical operations*.
With over 1.5 million users worldwide, TITUS software is deployed by commercial, government, and military customers to protect and share sensitive information. TITUS develops software solutions that actively involve users in preventing organizational data loss. TITUS solutions provide:
"We believe this recognition by Gartner is confirmation that we are hitting the mark with our focus on the user and user-driven security, “said Tim Upton, President and CEO, TITUS. “Our products, best known by military and government organizations worldwide to protect sensitive data, are being adopted by commercial enterprises globally to make the user part of a data loss prevention strategy."
*Gartner, Inc., Cool Vendors in User and Data Security, 2011, Ray Wagner et al, April 21, 2011.
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Gartner defines a cool vendor as a company that offers technologies or solutions that are: Innovative, enable users to do things they couldn't do before; Impactful, have, or will have, business impact (not just technology for the sake of technology); Intriguing, have caught Gartner's interest or curiosity in approximately the past six months.