Spirion Named Grand Trophy Winner in Info Security Products Guide 2020 Global Excellence Awards

New Data Privacy Manager platform receives awards in six categories spanning discovery, classification, security, control, and compliance

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (PRWEB), February 27, 2020 — Spirion, a pioneer in building solutions that enable companies around the globe to take the critical first step towards data security and privacy, today announced that its new Data Privacy Manager platform was recognized by Info Security Products Guide as a Grand Trophy Winner in its 16th Annual 2020 Global Excellence Awards®. The company also won six additional awards for its SaaS, cloud, and on-premise data discovery and classification product across multiple categories―from big data security to the most innovative compliance solution.

Info Security Products Guide is the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide. Its prestigious global awards recognize cybersecurity and information technology vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products, solutions, and services that set the bar higher across all areas of security.

“We are honored to be recognized by Info Security Products Guide as a Grand Trophy Winner and among the industry’s most ground-breaking security products for data discovery, classification, security, control, and compliance,” said Kevin Coppins, President, and CEO of Spirion. “At Spirion, we have an undying passion for helping the world protect what matters most, personal data privacy, by designing solutions that enable our customers to most accurately discover and classify sensitive data, understand the data within the context of their business, and take actions to control it so they can operate with minimal friction and comply with regulations designed to protect personal data privacy.”

More than 35 judges from around the world representing a wide spectrum of industry experts participated in the judging process, granting Spirion a total of seven awards, including Grand Trophy Winner. Data Privacy Manager was named a Gold Winner in the categories of Data Classification and Governance as well as Data Security Solution. It was a Silver Winner in the categories of Big Data Security as well as Compliance and Vulnerability Management. The company was also a Bronze winner in the categories of Privacy Solution and Most Innovative Compliance Solution.

About Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards
Info Security Products Guide sponsors the Global Excellence Awards and plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources and assets. It is written expressly for those who are adamant about staying informed of security threats and the preventive measures they can take. For the complete list of this year’s winners, visit https://infosecurityproductsguide.com/winners/2020-winners/

About Spirion
Spirion (http://www.spirion.com) is a pioneer in designing the critical first step of data security and privacy through its data discovery, persistent classification, and behavior software and services. Since 2006, thousands of organizations across all industries worldwide have reduced their sensitive data footprint and proactively minimized the risks, costs, and reputational damage of successful cyberattacks and regulatory violations. The company was recently ranked by CIOReview magazine as one of the “20 Most Promising Compliance Technology Solution Providers of 2019,” an annual listing of 20 companies that are at the forefront of providing compliance technology solutions and transforming businesses.