Zscaler Selected as Finalist for the 2013 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award

San Jose, California, May 16, 2013

Zscaler, the industry’s leading Security Cloud for the everywhere enterprise, today announced it has been selected as a finalist for Red Herring's Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year's most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region. Zscaler was selected for its unique Security Cloud technology, which leverages the benefits of a distributed cloud infrastructure to enable organizations to simplify their IT operations, consolidate point security products, and securely enable business for mobility, cloud and social media. For more information, visit us at www.zscaler.com.

In addition to immediate and global visibility into internet traffic across web, email, and mobile in fully customizable dashboards and reports, Zscaler customers can also benefit from:

"Zscaler has developed the technology to enable organizations to securely embrace the productivity benefits of cloud computing, mobile and BYOD," said Jay Chaudhry, founder and CEO, Zscaler. "Zscaler is honored to be recognized for all of its hard work and proud to have its vision validated by Red Herring."

"The finalists list confirms the excellent choices made by entrepreneurs and VCs and the start-ups' solid roots in corporate America, embracing their innovations," said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO, Red Herring. "By all metrics, it emphasizes the United States' entrepreneurial excellence."

Finalists are asked to present their winning strategies at the Red Herring North America Forum in Monterey, Calif., May 21 to 23, 2013. The Top 100 winners will be announced at a special awards ceremony the evening of May 23 at the event..     



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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