Cupertino, Calif. – February 03, 2010 – Trend Micro was recognized by Everything Channel’s CRN as one of the 20 Coolest Cloud Security Vendors helping to drive the cloud security trend forward in 2010.
According to Everything Channel’s CRN, “Trend Micro remains the pioneer of the SaaS arena and helped foster the cloud computing phenomenon with the launch of its [Trend Micro] Smart Protection Network™. The company recently catapulted into the virtualization space with its new virtualized Web Gateway Security product and also released Trend Micro™ Deep Security 7.0 as part of its advanced server security effort intended to protect all aspects of the server, including the operating systems, network and application layers on physical as well as virtualized platforms.”
“The cloud community is growing and Trend Micro aims to be at the center of innovation and growth within cloud security, enabling businesses to move confidently into the cloud, knowing their data is secure,” said Eva Chen, CEO of Trend Micro. “We’re pleased to be included within this esteemed group of security vendors. We thank those who nominated us, as well as Everything Channel’s CRN for this recognition.”
The list was based on nominations from Solution Providers rating technology, channel influence, effectiveness and visibility along with business and sales impact. The final selections were made by a panel of Everything Channel Editors.
Winners were announced online at www.Channelweb.com and featured in the January 25 issue of CRN.
About Trend Micro:
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in Internet content security, focuses on securing the exchange of digital information for businesses and consumers. A pioneer and industry vanguard, Trend Micro is advancing integrated threat management technology to protect operational continuity, personal information, and property from malware, spam, data leaks and the newest Web threats. Visit TrendWatch at www.trendmicro.com/go/trendwatch to learn more about the latest threats. Trend Micro’s flexible solutions, available in multiple form factors, are supported 24/7 by threat intelligence experts around the globe. Many of these solutions are powered by the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™ infrastructure, a next-generation cloud-client innovation that combines sophisticated cloud-based reputation technology, feedback loops, and the expertise of TrendLabsSM researchers to deliver real-time protection from emerging threats. A transnational company, with headquarters in Tokyo, Trend Micro’s trusted security solutions are sold through its business partners worldwide. Please visit www.trendmicro.com.
About Everything Channel (www.everythingchannel.com, www.channelweb.com) Everything Channel, headquartered in Framingham, MA, is a technology marketing and sales solutions company. Through its "Complete Technology Channel Solution," Everything Channel offers the right business tools to accelerate technology sales. From branding and recruiting to marketing and sales, Everything Channel offers technology marketers the unmatched breadth and depth of global brands and market intelligence combined with unparalleled audience loyalty and credibility serving all technology sales channels through an extensive database. Everything Channel provides innovative field sales and marketing solutions to the sellers of technology to achieve measurable and significant results.
About United Business Media Limited
UBM (UBM.L) focuses on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetisation of B2B communities and markets. UBM's businesses inform markets and serve professional commercial communities -- from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewelry traders, from farmers to pharmacists -- with integrated events, online, print and business information products. Our 6,500 staff in more than 30 countries are organised into specialist teams that serve these communities, bringing buyers and sellers together, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently. For more information, go to www.ubm.com.