PKWARE, a leader in automated data protection, announced today its inclusion in multiple industry analyst reports. PKWARE is named as a Sample Vendor in six Gartner Hype Cycles. PKWARE also was recognized in the Forrester Tech Tide for Data Security and Privacy, Q3 2019 and is the focus of a 451 Research Market Insight report and an Aberdeen Research report.
“We’re proud of the recognition we’re receiving from these industry experts; we believe it’s a testament to our mission to empower world’s leading companies to eliminate security gaps, manage sensitive data, and meet data compliance goals,” said Matt Little, Chief Product Officer of PKWARE. “Our unique combination of products and expert support enables organizations to take control of their sensitive information and apply their data security policies across the enterprise to protect sensitive data no matter where it goes.”
PKWARE is cited as a Sample Vendor in six Gartner Hype Cycle reports. Hype Cycles are published annually by Gartner, a leading information technology research and advisory company, to provide a graphic representation of the maturity and adoption of technologies. Gartner subscribers may access the reports below:
- Hype Cycle for Data Management, 2019 (July 2019)
- Hype Cycle for Data Security, 2019 (July 2019)
- Hype Cycle for Application Security, 2019 (July 2019)
- Hype Cycle for Cloud Security, 2019 (July 2019)
- Hype Cycle for Threat-Facing Technologies, 2019 (July 2019)
- Hype Cycle for Privacy, 2019 (July 2019)
Forrester Research takes its own approach to examining the maturity of an ecosystem of technologies. PKWARE was included in Forrester’s Tech Tide: Data Security and Privacy, Q3 2019, a report that showcases an analysis of the maturity and business value of key technology categories that support data security and privacy.
451 Research released a market insight report about PKWARE’s recently released sensitive-data-redaction functionality for PCI compliance use cases. The report, Encryption Vendor PKWARE Adds Data Redaction to Address PCI Requirements, discusses the fact that credit card issuers and payment processors are looking to protect credit card numbers in unstructured data, highlighting PKWARE’s solution to this problem.
In addition, Aberdeen Group’s Derek Brink, Vice President and Research Fellow, recently published a report titled Three Short Takes on Successful Data Protection Initiatives that dives into different aspects of data protection including the total cost of ownership for solutions, addressing the need for data loss protection, and the necessity of protecting security-related information including payment card information.
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PKWARE has been a trusted leader in global business data protection and encryption for 30 years. PKWARE’s solutions keep data safe from internal and external cybersecurity threats for more than 30,000 enterprise customers, including 200 government entities. Its software-defined solutions provide cost-effective and easy-to-implement protection that is transparent to end-users and simple for IT to administer and control. For more information, please visit www.pkware.com.