Avecto Achieves Record-Breaking Growth and Widespread Industry Recognition in 2010
the world leader in Windows privilege management, today announced
record-breaking year end results for 2010 with annual revenue up by 300%.
Additionally, worldwide sales of new Privilege Guard licences quadrupled, the
company signed its first
expanded strategic partnerships to include HP, CSC and IBM and its award
winning Privilege Guard solution was voted ‘Best Security Product’ by Windows
IT Pro industry experts.
Tony Bolland, Avecto CEO said "2010 was a great year for Avecto, and despite tough market conditions globally, we achieved exceptional customer adoption and widespread industry recognition. Windows 7 has now reached just over 20% of the worldwide market ( http://www.netmarketshare.com/operating-system-market-share.aspx?qprid=11&qpc ustom=Windows+7&sample=44) and, as the roll-out of this latest Microsoft operating system (OS) continues, organizations need to plan for the security features of Windows 7 ( http://www.gartner.com/technology/media-products/newsletters/avecto/issue1/ga rtner1.html) and strive to achieve the least risk Windows 7 desktop (http://www.avecto.com/the-least-risk-windows-7-desktop). We are committed to delivering the highest levels of customer service and support, and ensuring that Privilege Guard continues to exceed market expectations."
world, implemented their policy of least privilege using Privilege Guard as
part of their Windows 7 deployment,
OUP stated, “Avecto have provided us with excellent support, not just for the
product, but they have gone beyond implementation and given us some of the
best advice we have ever experienced. We are confident we made the right
decision in choosing them to help roll-out our least privilege strategy.”
Government Services, noted, “Privilege Guard support has been the best part
of our experience!”
Avecto’s Privilege Guard has been adopted by organizations in all major
industry verticals including Banking and Finance, Government, Defence,
Pharmaceutical, Education, Publishing, Energy, Telecoms and Aerospace, as
well as many more, enabling customers to give their Windows desktop users the
flexibility they require while optimizing the security posture of the
internal networks through granular privilege management.
Avecto is the leader in Windows privilege management, helping
organizations to deploy secure and compliant desktops and servers. With its
award winning (
-best-security-product-2010-by-windows-it-pro-magazine) Privilege Guard
technology, organizations can now empower all Windows based desktop and
server users with the privileges they require to perform their roles, without
compromising the integrity and security of their systems.
Customers of all sizes rely on Avecto to reduce operating expenses and
strengthen security across their Windows based environments. Our mission is
to enable our customers to lower operating costs and improve system security
by implementing least privilege. Avecto is building a worldwide channel of
partners and system integrators and is headquartered in
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