SC Magazine Readers Select Zscaler as a Finalist in 2011 Awards for Best Web Content Management Product

Sunnyvale, California, November 10, 2010

Zscaler, the leader in cloud security, has been named a finalist in the Best Web Content Management Product category in the 2011 SC Magazine Awards as one of the information security industry’s most effective in helping address the problems for which Zscaler Security Cloud was designed for. The Zscaler Web Security Cloud was named as a premiere solution in the Reader Trust Award competition, which honors best-in-class security products and services.

The Zscaler Web Security Cloud was selected from hundreds of entries submitted in more than 31 technology categories. Finalists will be reviewed and winners will be chosen by the wide distribution of SC Magazine readers - security and technology experts from large, medium, and small enterprises from all major vertical markets.

“Zscaler can hold their heads high after an esteemed group of readers has validated its solution as one of the industry’s best,” said SC Magazine Editor-in-Chief Illena Armstrong.

In its 14th year, the information security industry’s most prominent accolade, the annual SC Awards showcase the best solutions, services, and professionals while recognizing achievement and technical excellence. SC Magazine distinguishes the achievements of the security professionals in the trenches, the innovations happening in the vendor and service provider communities, and the passionate work of government, commercial, and nonprofits - all working to help improve global security.

”We are honored to be recognized by thousands of SC Magazine followers as an industry leader for Web Security,” said Jay Chaudhry, CEO and founder of Zscaler. “This is a strong indication of the imminent migration of both small and large enterprises towards more cost effective cloud delivered security solutions.”

Winners of this year’s SC Magazine Awards will be announced at a gala dinner and award ceremony to be held in San Francisco on Tuesday, February 15, 2011. The event is a night filled with excitement, along with an invaluable opportunity to network with the top corporate IT professionals in attendance.  To attend the Awards, please register at http://www.scmagazine.com/dinner--presentation/section/1557/.

About SC Magazine

SC Magazine was named winner of 2010 Magazine of the Year by the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE). It provides IT security professionals with in-depth and unbiased information through timely news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features, contributions from thought leaders, and the best, most extensive collection of product reviews in the business. By offering a consolidated view of IT security through independent product tests and well-researched editorial content that provides the contextual backdrop for how these IT security tools will address larger demands put on businesses today, SC Magazine enables IT security pros to make the right security decisions for their companies. In addition to the monthly print magazine and a vibrant website updated daily, the brand's portfolio includes SC World Congress Conference and Expo, SC Congress Canada, SC Magazine Awards, SC Directory, and SC Magazine Newswire.

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About Zscaler

Zscaler is revolutionizing Internet security with the industry’s first Security as a Service platform. As the most innovative firm in the $35 billion security market, Zscaler is used by more than 5,000 leading organizations, including 50 of the Fortune 500. Zscaler ensures that more than 15 million users worldwide are protected against cyber attacks and data breaches while staying fully compliant with corporate and regulatory policies.

Zscaler is a Gartner Magic Quadrant leader for Secure Web Gateways and delivers a safe and productive Internet experience for every user, from any device and from any location — 100% in the cloud. With its multi-tenant, distributed cloud security platform, Zscaler effectively moves security into the internet backbone, operating in more than 100 data centers around the world and enabling organizations to fully leverage the promise of cloud and mobile computing with unparalleled and uncompromising protection and performance. Zscaler delivers unified, carrier-grade internet security, next generation firewall, web security, sandboxing/advanced persistent threat (APT) protection, data loss prevention, SSL inspection, traffic shaping, policy management and threat intelligence—all without the need for on-premise hardware, appliances or software. To learn more, visit us at www.zscaler.com.


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