Sophos named vendor of the year by Channelnomics, earns three CRN awards

Sophos was recently named “vendor of the year” by Channelnomics for its security strategy and commitment to the channel, and earned three product awards from CRN.

In naming Sophos vendor of the year, Channelnomics’ judging panel singled out CEO Kris Hagerman for having his own personal commitment to the channel, alongside Sophos’ channel team.

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Sophos scoops two awards for security excellence

screen-shot-2016-11-25-at-16-44-30The inaugural 2016 Security Excellence Awards by UK magazine Computing saw Sophos collect two industry prizes last night: SafeGuard 8 took the Data Encryption Award and Sophos XG Firewall won the Firewall Solution and UTM Award.

The ceremony was held in London in the shadow of the Shard, where the Sophos representatives enjoyed the somewhat surprising, albeit entertaining, performance of the skinny public-schoolboy-looking freestyle-rapping presenter, Chris Turner.
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Gartner acknowledges Sophos’ continued data protection leadership

gartner-tileAfter being recognized by Gartner as a leader in seven consecutive Magic Quadrants for Mobile Data Protection, we continue our success by being one of the vendors with the most comprehensive solution in the new Gartner report, Market Guide for Information-Centric Endpoint and Mobile Protection.*

This new report by John Girard of Gartner is the replacement for the now retired Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Data Protection. It defines nine different methods for information-centric endpoint protection, ranging from basic device protection to comprehensive file-based protection methods.

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We’ve won! Sophos takes 3 CRN Annual Report Card awards

CRN ARC 16 2 We’re honored to announce that Sophos has won three distinguished categories in CRN’s 2016 Annual Report Card (ARC).

Following on from last year’s success, we were named overall winners in both the Network Security category and the Data Security category, as well as receiving the highly regarded Product Innovation award in the Endpoint Security category.

CRN’s study recognizes those technology vendors most highly praised by their solution provider partners, and for over three decades has been a benchmark for quality within the IT channel.

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Sophos Endpoint Protection receives 2 AAA awards

SE Labs AAA AwardsSophos Endpoint Protection has been awarded 2 AAA awards from SE Labs. The top awards come in the latest round of independent tests conducted for Enterprise and SMB companies looking for endpoint protection.

We make every effort to participate in several independent tests, so you don’t have to take the word of us or any other vendor about our products’ efficacy.

SE Labs was created by Simon Edwards, the former technical director of the now-defunct Dennis Technology Labs. Simon is also the former chairman of the Anti-Malware Testing Standards Organization (AMTSO), to which SE Labs and Sophos both belong. In other words, he knows a thing or two about testing security products.

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