Fortanix Receives Three Award Recognitions in 2022 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

Fortanix Named Gold Winner in Best Data Security Company, Artificial Intelligence, and Data Security Product Categories
MOUNTAIN VIEW, California, February 10, 2022

Fortanix® Inc., the data-first multi-cloud security company, today announced it has received three award recognitions in the 2022 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. Fortanix was recognized as a Gold award winner in the Best Data Security Company category, Artificial Intelligence category for its Fortanix Confidential AI product, and Data Security category for its product Data Security Manager (DSM) SaaS.

The Cybersecurity Excellence Awards is an annual competition that honors individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security. The finalists and winners are selected based on the strength of their nomination as well as the popular vote by members of the Information Security Community.

“Our award winning products and our strategic partnerships with industry leaders like Intel, Microsoft, Google, AWS, AMD, Cisco and IBM made us the first solution provider in the industry to reach the milestone of 100 Confidential Computing customers,” said Ambuj Kumar, CEO and co-founder of Fortanix. “These three Cybersecurity Excellence award recognitions further bolster our leadership in confidential computing, and our standing in the multicloud data security space.”

Gold Award for Best Data Security Company

Fortanix was named a Gold award winner in the Best Data Security Company category for its leadership in confidential computing. Fortanix was the first company to deliver enterprise applications of confidential computing built on Intel SGX and today is the leader in enabling real-world uses of this technology. Its pioneering confidential computing technology means data remains protected at-rest, in-motion and in-use, keeping it secure from even the most sophisticated attacks.

Gold Award for Artificial Intelligence

Fortanix was also honored with a Gold award in the Artificial Intelligence category for its Fortanix Confidential AI product. Fortanix Confidential AI is the first of its off-the-shelf confidential computing solutions specifically for richer AI model development and protection of the IP, with the ability to use and share real sensitive data in a trusted execution environment.

Gold Award for Data Security

Finally, Fortanix also received a Gold award in the Data Security category for its DSM SaaS product. DSM SaaS is the first and only multi-cloud data security solution, delivering the fastest and easiest path for organizations to achieve the highest levels of data security for public cloud, SaaS, hybrid cloud, and on-premises applications.

“We congratulate Fortanix for the recognition as a Gold award winner in the Best Data Security Company, Artificial Intelligence product, and Data Security product categories of the 2022 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards,” said Holger Schulze, CEO of Cybersecurity Insiders and founder of the 500,000-member Information Security Community group on LinkedIn which organizes the 7th annual Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. “With over 900 entries in more than 250 award categories, the 2022 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards program is highly competitive. All winners reflect the very best in innovation and excellence in tackling today’s urgent cybersecurity challenges.”

About Fortanix

Fortanix® is a data-first multi-cloud security company solving the challenges of cloud security and privacy. Data is the most precious digital asset of businesses, but this data is spread across clouds, SaaS, applications, storage systems, and data centers. Security teams struggle to track, much less secure it. Fortanix empowers customers to secure all this data with a centralized solution. Its pioneering Confidential Computing technology means data remains protected at-rest, in-motion, and in-use, keeping it secure from even the most sophisticated attacks. For more information, see

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