AGILIANCE NAMED 2012 SC MAGAZINE EXCELLENCE AWARD FINALIST
Sunnyvale, California - November 15, 2011 – Agiliance®, Inc., the leading independent provider of Security and Operational Risk Management (SRM) solutions for Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) programs, today announced that it has been named a 2012 SC Magazine Awards finalist for stellar leadership and achievement in information security. Its Agiliance RiskVisionT platform is recognized in the Excellence Award for Best Regulatory Compliance Solution category, which acknowledges companies with superior security products that help customer tackle today's pressing security challenges.
"Agiliance's innovations illustrate the passion and creativity the IT security industry is taking to protect valuable assets and interests," says SC Magazine editor-in-chief Illena Armstrong. "At the end of the day it's about protecting business, and Agiliance was named a finalist because of their contribution to this effort."
In its 15th year, the information security industry's most prominent accolade, the annual SC Awards showcase the best solutions, services, and professionals while recognizing achievement and technical excellence. SC Magazine distinguishes the achievements of the security professionals in the trenches, the innovations happening in the vendor and service provider communities, and the passionate work of government, commercial and nonprofits - all working to help improve global security.
IT security companies nominate their solutions for consideration in the SC Magazine Awards and entries are judged by a panel of leading security officers from large, medium, and small enterprises from all major vertical markets - representing the wide distribution of SC Magazine readers.
"Agiliance is honored to have Agiliance RiskVision nominated as a finalist by SC Magazine's judging panel," said Torsten George, vice president of worldwide marketing at Agiliance. "Agiliance RiskVision's unique capabilities help automate an organization's governance, policy, and risk management processes. The same solution helps to orchestrate incident, threat, and vulnerability actions, which in times of increased cyber security attacks is extremely important. Thus, it is very exciting to be recognized for these strengths."
Winners of this year's SC Magazine Awards will be announced at a gala dinner and award ceremony to be held in San Francisco on Tuesday, February 28, 2012. The event is a night filled with excitement, along with an invaluable opportunity to network with the top corporate IT professionals in attendance. To attend the Awards, please register at http://www.cvent.com/d/scqm6b/4W.
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. The brand's portfolio includes the SC World Conference and Expo, SC Congress Canada, SC Magazine Awards, SC Directory, SC Magazine Newswire and SC Magazine IT Security Executives Forums.
Agiliance, founded in late 2005, is the leading independent provider of Security and Operational Risk Management solutions for Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) programs. Delivered on-demand or on-premise, Agiliance GRC technology minimizes manual auditing through scalable automation to enable closed-loop risk management and continuous compliance. Agiliance customers use real-time risk analysis to optimize business performance and make better investment decisions. Unlike legacy offerings that can take nearly a year to deploy, Agiliance's Global 2000 and public sector customers deploying the Agiliance RiskVisionT platform achieve demonstrable value within 30 days on-demand, and within 90 days on-premise, made possible by Agiliance's extensive library of technology integrations and GRC content. Agiliance RiskVision scales with businesses, effectively managing data, assets, people and processes to achieve 100 percent risk and compliance coverage. For more information, please visit www.agiliance.com.
Samantha Sok or Lauren Connelly
Schwartz MSL for Agiliance, Inc.