Darktrace, the Cambridge-based leader in Enterprise Immune System technology, has won the ‘Best Enterprise Security Solution of the Year’ award at the 2015 Computing Security Awards.
Darktrace wins at the 2015 Computing Security Awards
The award was presented to Darktrace during an awards ceremony held in London last week. Darktrace was also named a finalist in a host of other categories, including Anti-Malware Solution of the Year, APT Solution of the Year, New Product of the Year and Security Company of the Year.
Judges of the Computing Security Awards were impressed by Darktrace’s flagship solution, the Enterprise Immune System, which offers a new approach to detect insider threat for organizations of all sizes. Inspired by the principles of human immune system, the technology is powered by unsupervised machine learning and mathematics developed at the University of Cambridge, and is used today by over 100 organisations around the world.
“We are delighted to be recognised once again by the Computing Security Awards,” said Nicole Eagan, CEO of Darktrace. “This ‘Best Enterprise Security Solution of the Year’ award reinforces the fundamental innovation of our immune system approach, which is based on the ability to automatically learn what is ‘normal’ and ‘abnormal’ activity in an organisation, without requiring rules or signatures, in order to protect against today’s sophisticated, insider threats.”
Named ‘Technology Pioneer’ by the World Economic Forum, Darktrace is one of the world’s leading cyber threat defense companies. Its Enterprise Immune System technology detects previously unidentified threats in real time, powered by machine learning and mathematics developed at the University of Cambridge, which analyze the behavior of every device, user and network within an organisation.
Some of the world’s largest corporations rely on Darktrace’s self-learning appliance in sectors including energy and utilities, financial services, telecommunications, healthcare, manufacturing, retail and transportation. The company was founded in 2013 by leading machine learning specialists and government intelligence experts, and is headquartered in Cambridge, UK and San Francisco, including offices in Auckland, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, London, Los Angeles, Milan, Mumbai, New York, Paris, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and Washington DC.