BeyondTrust Receives Network Products Guide 2010 Product Innovation Award

May 24th, 2011

Privilege Manager 4.7 Chosen as Best Solution for Privileged Access Lifecycle Management (PALM)

Agoura Hills, Calif. — March 2, 2010 – BeyondTrust, the leading provider of Privileged Access Lifecycle Management solutions, today announced that Network Products Guide, a leading information technology research and advisory guide has named Privilege Manager 4.7, a winner of the 2010 Product Innovation Awards. This annually venerated award recognizes and honors vendors, large and small, from all over the world with innovative and ground-breaking products that are bringing essential and incremental changes and are setting the bar higher for others in all areas of information technology.

The latest version of Privilege Manager is the only solution for managing administrative privileges on the desktop that will transparently elevate browser privileges for applications running from approved URLs. It also brings more control to managing policies for elevated privileges based on network access, time of day, or other factors. To read more about this product innovation, please visit

“Innovation is not just about new products alone,” says Rake Narang, editor-in-chief at Network Products Guide. “To succeed, companies need to see innovation not as a one time errand but as something that has to be continuously evolved and improved upon over and over again. This requires putting greater focus on customer needs and making innovation the center of the company’s way of developing better solutions. Innovative products such as Privilege Manager are bringing a better way to balance between end user productivity and recommended security practices.”

“Network Products Guide’s recognition underscores Privilege Manager’s excellence in fulfilling a critical market need – eliminating the risks from misuse of privileges on desktops without impacting end-user productivity,” said Saurabh Bhatnagar, VP of product management, BeyondTrust. “Our focus on customer-centric innovation has led to our portfolio of category leading privileged access lifecycle management solutions. This portfolio is unique in the industry, because it solves the problem of misuse of privileges across desktops, servers and device platforms.”

About Network Products Guide Awards
As industry’s leading technology research and advisory guide, Network Products Guide from Silicon Valley plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. You will discover a wealth of information and tools in this guide including the best products and services, roadmaps, industry directions, technology advancements and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent technology decisions impacting business and personal goals. The guide follows conscientious research methodologies developed and enhanced by industry experts. To learn more, visit

About BeyondTrust
BeyondTrust empowers IT to eliminate the risk of intentional, accidental and indirect misuse of privileges on desktops and servers with globally proven solutions that increase security and compliance without impacting productivity. With over 25 years of global success, BeyondTrust is the pioneer of Privileged Access Lifecycle Management (PALM) solutions for heterogeneous IT environments. More than half of the companies listed on the Dow Jones Industrial Average rely on BeyondTrust to secure their enterprises. Customers include eight of the world’s 10 largest banks, seven of the world’s 10 largest aerospace and defense firms, and six of the 10 largest U.S. pharmaceutical companies, as well as renowned universities. The company is privately held and headquartered in Los Angeles, California, with East Coast offices in Greater Boston as well as Washington DC, and EMEA offices in London, UK. For more information, visit

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