PowerBroker privilege management solution recognised for offering comprehensive features for privileged password and session management in a single solution

UK, March 23rd 2016 – BeyondTrust, the leading cyber security company dedicated to preventing privilege misuse and stopping unauthorized access, today announced it has been named in the shortlist for “Best Identity Management Solution” for the highly regarded SC Magazine Awards Europe 2016.

The expert judging panel selected PowerBroker Privileged Access Management solutions, which enforce and audit access control policies, enabling IT teams to limit access to key systems, applications, and data. The platform can be easily integrated with BeyondTrust's Retina Vulnerability Management solutions to increase intelligence and enable better decisions by understanding risk across multiple areas.

The SC Magazine Awards Europe are the information security industry’s most prominent recognition. Winners in the Identity Management Solution categories are decided by an expert panel of judges, hand-picked by SC Magazine UK’s editorial team for their breadth of knowledge and experience in the information security industry. The awards honour both the cyber security professionals working in the trenches, and the products and services that help protect today’s corporate world from a myriad of ever-changing threats.

“It is gratifying to be selected as a finalist for such a prestigious award and we would like to thank our customers that supported our entry with case studies and testimonials,” said Brent Thurrell, VP Sales, EMEA & APAC, BeyondTrust, “In such a competitive industry, it is good to be recognized by our peers as a leading provider of innovative and trusted security solutions.”

Winners of this year’s SC Magazine Awards Europe will be announced at a gala dinner and award ceremony on Tuesday 7th June at their new home, Old Billingsgate in central London. This is one of the most anticipated IT security events of the year and promises a great celebration as well as invaluable networking opportunities with some of the top corporate IT professionals in the country.

About BeyondTrust

BeyondTrust is a global cyber security software company that helps organizations prevent cyber attacks and unauthorized data access due to privilege abuse. Our solutions give you the visibility to confidently reduce risks and the control to take proactive, informed action against data breach threats. And because threats can come from anywhere, we built a platform that unifies the most effective technologies for addressing both internal and external risk: Privileged Access Management and Vulnerability Management. Our solutions grow with your needs, making sure you maintain control no matter where your company goes. BeyondTrust’s security solutions are trusted by over 4,000 customers worldwide, including half of the Fortune 100. To learn more about BeyondTrust, please visit www.beyondtrust.com.