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Info Security Products Guide Names Vormetric Data Security Winner of the 2009 Tomorrow’s Technology Today Award

Vormetric Data Security Wins Award for Enterprise Data Protection

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 20, 2009 —Vormetric, Inc., the leader in data security management and enforcement solutions, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading publication on security-related products and technologies, has named Vormetric Data Security a winner of the 2009 Tomorrow’s Technology Today Award. This prestigious award recognizes security vendors with advanced, groundbreaking technologies and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of information security. Vormetric Data Security was selected based on technologies that are making the most positive impact on security in today’s highly sophisticated and blended attacks environment.

Vormetric Data Security addresses data loss by delivering the only truly transparent, centralized data encryption, key management and access control system that enables organizations to protect unauthorized access to every file, database and application. High-performance encryption is combined with root access control to ensure strong separation of duties. Role-based policies define what files, databases and applications should be protected with specific rules that specify users, actions, effects, file types and applications that are permitted access. Vormetric offers the broadest threat coverage against physical and application attacks, malware and insider abuse.

“Threats have no boundaries and security awareness is the key to a proactive approach,” says Rake Narang, editor-in-chief, Info Security Products Guide. “Nothing differentiates any product or solution more than the superior technologies that make them suitable for today’s needs while proactively being ready for tomorrow too.”

“Vormetric provides the best solution and standard for enterprise encryption, enabling companies to secure sensitive data while meeting compliance objectives,” said Richard Gorman, chief executive officer, Vormetric. “Info Security Products Guide’s recognition of Vormetric Data Security further validates our solutions as excellence-in-class and ahead of the curve.”

About Vormetric

Vormetric is the leader in data security management and enforcement solutions. Vormetric Data Security provides a centrally managed, high performance, easy-toimplement, distributed solution that solves the pressing compliance, security and risk management challenges facing today’s enterprises and government agencies. Vormetric's application- and database-transparent solution outperforms other offerings to provide stronger and broader data security at a fraction of the management and implementation cost.

Vormetric's more than 500 customers represent the world's most trusted brands in financial services, retail, manufacturing, healthcare, media, energy and telecom industries as well as highly security conscious government agencies. Vormetric technology has received strong market validation for its innovative approach to data security, including:

  • Selection by IBM as the core database encryption solution for DB2 and Informix on Linux™, Unix® and Windows
  • Computerworld Technology Innovation Award
  • Selection by Symantec to provide the Symantec Veritas NetBackup™ Media Server Encryption Option
  • Partnership with Oracle to secure the execution environment for Oracle® Database Vault

About Info Security Products Guide Awards

Info Security Products Guide is a media sponsor of RSA Conference 2009 and Technosium Executive Alliance Forums engaging Chief Information Officers (CIOs) and Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs). As a technology research and advisory publication, it plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow’s technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit www.infosecurityproductsguide.com and stay secured.

Vormetric is a trademark of Vormetric, Inc. All other names mentioned are trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.