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Vera Recognized on CRN’s 2017 Security 100 List

Vera Honored for Excellence in Identity Management and Data Protection On Inaugural List of Top Security Companies

PALO ALTO, Calif. (March 6, 2017) – Vera (vera.com), the trusted standard for securing and sharing information, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Vera to its annual Security 100 list. This project recognizes the coolest security vendors in each of five categories: Endpoint Security; Identity Management and Data Protection; Network Security; SIEM and Security Analytics; and Web, Email and Application Security. The companies on CRN’s Security 100 list have demonstrated creativity and innovation in product development, as well as a strong commitment to delivering those offerings through a vibrant channel of solution providers.

In addition to recognizing security technology vendors for outstanding products and services, the Security 100 list serves as a valuable guide for solution providers trying to navigate the IT security market. The list aids prospective channel partners in identifying the vendors that can best help them improve or expand their security offerings.

Through its advanced data-centric security platform, Vera is re-defining how information should be protected. Whether tracking marketing collateral or hunting down leaked files, Vera allows IT and security teams maintain visibility and control over data, no matter wherever it travels inside and outside of the network. As the only solution that provides encryption, data protection, audit, and access control across every major cloud, on-premises, collaboration and storage platform, Vera is changing the way enterprises around the world secure and share information.

“In an age of cyberattacks and heightened concerns about cybercrime against businesses of all sizes, protecting data has become a top priority, and security solutions are in higher demand than ever,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “CRN’s annual Security 100 list honors the expert technology suppliers at the forefront of this thriving field, and supports solution providers in their search for the right vendor partners to help them leverage the rich business opportunities it offers.”  

“In today’s connected world, we can no longer afford to treat security as an add-on or afterthought,” said Prakash Linga, CTO and co-founder of Vera. “We’re extremely proud to be part of this year’s CRN’s Security 100 list because it demonstrates that protecting data directly is truly a top enterprise priority. Through our usable, scalable data-centric security platform, Vera is building a future where businesses don’t have to worry about where their data travels or who has access.”       

The Security 100 list will be featured in the April 2017 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/security100.

About Vera
Vera is a next-generation data security company that enables businesses of all sizes to secure, track, and share any kind of data, no matter where it’s stored or how it’s shared. With robust policy enforcement, strong encryption, and strict access controls, Vera’s data-centric security solution enables employees to collaborate freely while ensuring the highest levels of security, visibility, and control. For more information, visit www.vera.com.

About the Channel Company
The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. www.thechannelco.com