Burlington, MA July 23, 2018 – Edgewise Networks, providing complete workload visibility and zero trust protection for applications in the hybrid cloud, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Edgewise Networks to its 2018 Emerging Vendors List in the Security category. This list recognizes recently founded, up-and-coming technology suppliers who are shaping the future of the IT channel through unique technological innovations. The list is divided into seven categories: Cloud, Data Center, Security, Big Data, Unified Communications, Internet of Things (IoT) and Storage. In addition to celebrating these notable companies, the Emerging Vendors list serves as a valuable resource for solution providers looking to expand their portfolios with cutting-edge technology.
Edgewise helps prevent data breaches by putting applications and data at the center of companies’ network security strategy. With zero trust at its core, Edgewise allows only verified applications to communicate within the computing environment, preventing unauthorized access and lateral movement across systems and applications, lowering the risk of data breach. As the only zero trust solution to secure applications and software from the inside-out, Edgewise introduces a fundamentally new control plane.
“The technology suppliers on CRN’s 2018 Emerging Vendors list are creating a bright future for the IT channel, aggressively developing products to meet complex IT market demands, while positively impacting the bottom line of solution providers,” said Bob Skelley, CEO, The Channel Company. “The array of leading-edge products delivered by these organizations will have a lasting impact on the channel for years to come.”
“It’s a great honor to be recognized by CRN as an Emerging Vendor in the Security category,” said Peter Smith, CEO and Founder. “Edgewise set out to fundamentally change the way organizations protect their cloud and data center workloads with zero trust networking, and this honor confirms that our technology is changing the game for network security defenders.”
The complete Emerging Vendors list will be featured online at www.crn.com/emergingvendors.
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About Edgewise Networks
Edgewise is the industry’s first zero trust platform for hybrid cloud security. It stops attackers’ lateral movements and protects workloads by allowing only verified applications, users, containers and hosts to communicate. Using machine learning, Edgewise recommends adaptive policies that eliminate 98% of the attack surface and protect the rest.
About The Channel Company
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