These annual awards honor standout hardware, software or services that have helped to move the IT industry forward. In compiling the 2017 Tech Innovator Award list, CRN editors evaluated 216 products across 32 technology categories using several criteria, including technological advancements, uniqueness of features and potential to help solution providers solve end users’ IT challenges. IntSights’ enterprise threat intelligence and mitigation platform took top honors in the Security: Threat Analytics category.
IntSights’ platform delivers proactive defense by transforming threat intelligence into automated security action. It monitors the external risk profile of its enterprise customers, aggregates and analyzes tens of thousands of threats, and automates the risk mitigation lifecycle. IntSights’ proprietary data-mining algorithms and machine learning capabilities continuously scan the surface, deep and dark webs to deliver tailored, contextual insights about potential threats to its customers’ employees, executives and board members. It integrates with existing security solutions to eliminate operational vulnerabilities, secure data, and protect resources.
“CRN is one of the premier IT publications, and we appreciate this recognition from such an esteemed news outlet,” said Jessica Couto, IntSights’ vice president of worldwide channels and alliance partnerships. “It confirms our belief that, in a world of increasingly sophisticated attacks, enterprises require a solution that can both deliver tailored threat intelligence and rapidly convert it into automated security action.”
“The vendors and products on CRN’s 2017 Tech Innovator list represent some of the most creative and forward-thinking achievements yet seen in the IT channel,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “We are honored to celebrate their ingenuity and the growth they are driving across the industry, from increased worker productivity and sales to expanded solutions for complex problems and trailblazing innovation.”