Zscaler Named "Cool Vendor" by Leading Analyst Firm

Sunnyvale, California, May 10, 2011

Zscaler, a leading provider of cloud-delivered security solutions, today announced that Gartner has updated the company’s entry in their list of "Cool Vendors" in their Cool Vendors in Cloud Security Services, 2011 report.

Gartner originally listed Zscaler as a Cool Vendor in SaaS security in 2009. (i) Since that time, Zscaler’s security cloud has grown exponentially, and today scans billions of transactions for millions of global users daily. The company has bolstered its web security services by integrating email security and Data Loss Prevention solutions, all with no hardware or software to install. Zscaler’s cloud delivery means that all network traffic is scanned for all customer users and devices, whether they are in the office or roaming.

“We believe this serves as confirmation of Zscaler’s commitment to the security market, and of our ability to solve customers’ web and email security challenges,” says Jay Chaudhry, CEO of Zscaler. “Our highly scalable, cloud-delivered Security-as-a-Service architecture continues to set new standards for speed, security, and availability for all our customers, from small businesses to large global enterprises.”

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About Gartner's Cool Vendors Selection Process Gartner's listing does not constitute an exhaustive list of vendors in any given technology area, but rather is designed to highlight interesting, new and innovative vendors, products and services. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness of a particular purpose.

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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