BOSTON, Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — iboss, the leader in cloud delivered network security, was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Company of the Year category in the 17th Annual International Business Awards® today.
The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small – are eligible to submit nominations. The 2020 IBAs received entries from organizations in 63 nations and territories.
As the ongoing COVID-19 crisis will prevent winners from receiving their awards on stage during a traditional gala IBA banquet, winners will be celebrated instead during a virtual ceremony on Tuesday, 1 December.
More than 3,800 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Company of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Startup of the Year, Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year, and Executive of the Year, among others.
iboss demonstrates its industry-leading cloud security platform by earning the Silver Stevie® Award in the Company of the Year category for Large Computer Software corporations.
Built for the cloud and border-less organizations, the iboss cloud platform delivers fast and secure connections to cloud applications to users, regardless of location. The iboss platform allows users to connect directly to cloud applications without the need to send those connections back through the office for network security. Instead, users connect through the iboss cloud platform which provides security in the cloud and fast connections to all SaaS applications. As a comprehensive Secure Access Service Edge, or SASE platform, the iboss cloud provides a fast and secure connection while users work from any location, including work from home scenarios which is common across most organizations today. The fast and secure connections provided by iboss make cloud transformation a reality and is a foundation for organizations implementing a zero-trust connectivity model.
Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from July through early September.
“iboss has changed the landscape of traditional application and user security by in introducing functionalities such as cloud security and network security as a service. Consequently, it has already shown enough promise in the market with use cases such as Fortune 100 companies. As move-to-cloud strategies becomes prominent, the market for iboss is expected to grow accordingly. Look forward to the rise of a new icon in field of SaaS security in next few years,” said an International Business Awards 2020 judge.
“Despite the unprecedented impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on organizations and working people worldwide, the number and quality of nominations we received in this year’s International Business Awards attests to the continued outstanding performance of many organizations. The commitment we’ve seen through these nominations to maintaining the success, health, and safety of employees, customers, and communities is truly impressive,” said Stevie Awards president Maggie Gallagher.
“It is an honor to be named Company of the Year in the 17th Annual International Business Awards program,” said Paul Martini, iboss Co-founder and CEO. “As organizations implement a zero-trust and SASE model that allows users to connect directly and securely to any cloud application from any location, the iboss platform provides the perfect foundation for this cloud transformation. This allows users to be the most productive as they work from any location by providing the necessary fast and secure connections to the cloud applications they use on a daily basis.”
Details about The International Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners are available at http://www.StevieAwards.com/IBA.
iboss is a cloud security company that provides organizations and their employees fast and secure access to the Internet on any device, from any location, in the cloud. The iboss cloud platform provides network security as a service, delivered in the cloud, as a complete SaaS offering. This eliminates the need for traditional network security appliances, such as firewalls and web gateway proxies, which are ineffective at protecting a cloud-first and mobile world. Leveraging a purpose-built cloud architecture backed by over 190 issued and pending patents and more than 100 points of presence globally, iboss protects more than 4,000 organizations worldwide. To learn more, visit https://www.iboss.com/.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 nominations each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at http://www.StevieAwards.com.
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