PHOENIX, July 7, 2016 – BeyondTrust, the leading cyber security company dedicated to preventing privilege abuse and stopping unauthorized access, today announced it has been named a Leader in The Forrester WaveTM: Privileged Identity Management, Q3 2016 report. According to The Forrester Wave, BeyondTrust excels with its privileged session management capabilities.

The Forrester Wave is an evaluation of vendors in the software, hardware, or services markets, driven by the analysis of data collected from the marketplace and the experience of participating analysts. BeyondTrust was among the select companies that Forrester invited to participate in its Q3 2016 Forrester Wave evaluation.

The evaluation criteria for the Forrester Wave are grouped into three high-level categories: Current Offering, Strategy, and Market Presence. The Forester Wave evaluation gave BeyondTrust the highest scores possible for the following:

  • Users, roles, and helpdesk integration
  • Privileged session management and recording

In addition, BeyondTrust was top ranked in the Current Offering category, as well as in the top three for the Strategy and Market Presence categories (tied). In the Strategy category, BeyondTrust received the highest score possible in proportionate solution development strength. For Market Presence, BeyondTrust received the top score possible in PIM subscription and perpetual license and maintenance revenue.

“This is a proud moment for us at BeyondTrust. To be included as a leader in this competitive environment by a prestigious group of analysts is something we do not take for granted,” said Kevin Hickey, CEO of BeyondTrust. “As we move forward, we plan to take the feedback from the report and build upon our strengths to continue driving innovation, and enhancing our PIM solutions.”

About BeyondTrust

BeyondTrust is a global information 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

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