Chicago – October 7, 2021 – Trustwave, a leading managed security services provider focused on managed detection and response, announced that it has been recognized by the 2021 Tech Ascension Awards for its world-class managed security services. Trustwave Managed Detection and Response (MDR) was named the 2021 Best Global MDR Service.
Trustwave stood out from the competition for its ability to infuse its MDR offering with actionable threat intelligence from the elite SpiderLabs threat research team, along with advanced analytics from the purpose-built and cloud-native Trustwave Fusion open XDR platform. The combination of world-class people, processes and technology has been critical in helping to meet enterprises' strenuous needs as they embrace digital transformation and combat the continuously evolving threat landscape in the cloud.
“Trustwave has made significant investments in its MDR capabilities and offerings. We've developed the Trustwave Fusion Platform to perform and enable frictionless threat detection and response capabilities as well as provide powerful analytics and insights to our customers,” said Tom Powledge, chief product officer and senior vice president of managed security services at Trustwave. “Trustwave has also doubled its investment in rapid geographic expansion and top security talent. We continue to add highly skilled and specialized security practitioners to our teams worldwide."
The cloud-based Trustwave Fusion platform improves incident accuracy, response time and actions thanks to Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) layers – advanced analytics, machine learning and automation. The Trustwave Fusion Platform was also recognized for its ability to utilize application programming interfaces (APIs) to integrate multiple data lakes, technology actions and threat intelligence stemming from third-party sources into a customer’s environment to further strengthen cybersecurity posture.
"The proliferation of ransomware, nation-state threats, and an uptick in cybercriminal activity due to COVID-19 are just some of the factors that have made a strong cybersecurity defense paramount for every business that touches sensitive data," said David Campbell, chief executive officer, Tech Ascension Awards. "We're honored to recognize these industry leaders that have demonstrated their ability to defend organizations with unique approaches, innovative technology and top talent."
The Tech Ascension Awards recognized the very best innovations in cybersecurity. The Tech Ascension Awards judged over 500 cybersecurity applicants based on technology innovation, market research, and competitive differentiators. The class-leading vendors that received recognition from the Tech Ascension Awards showcased technology that solves critical industry challenges and produces invaluable business outcomes for their customers.
Trustwave is recognized as a global security leader in managed security services (MSS) and managed detection and response (MDR). With more than 2,000 world-class security professionals operating on behalf of clients across 96 countries, Trustwave helps organizations across the globe detect and respond to threats 24x7 in the hybrid multi-cloud world. The elite Trustwave SpiderLabs team provides award-winning threat research and intelligence, which is infused into Trustwave services and products to fortify cyber resilience in the age of advanced threats. Trustwave is a Singtel company and the global security arm of Singtel, Optus and NCS. For more information, visit www.trustwave.com.