Balbix Wins Network Products Guide Awards for the Second Year Running

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Leader in Cybersecurity Posture Transformation Secures Two Awards Including Gold in the IT Risk Management Category

SAN JOSE, Calif., — Balbix Inc., provider of the industry’s first system for cybersecurity posture transformation, announced today that the Network Products Guide has recognized Balbix with two honors in the 14th Annual 2019 IT World Awards. Balbix was named a gold winner in IT Risk Management and a bronze winner in Information Security and Risk Management categories.

The annual IT World Awards, an annual achievements and recognition awards program with active participation from a broad spectrum of industry voices, honors the world’s best in every area of information technology. Multiple judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2019 IT World Award winners.

“Due to a massive and rapidly growing attack surface, there are practically unlimited permutations and combinations of ways by which cyber attackers can breach an enterprise network. Analyzing and improving enterprise cybersecurity posture is not a human-scale problem any more,” said Gaurav Banga, chief executive officer and founder, Balbix. “Network Products Guide recognized that Balbix’s innovative AI-powered platform provides organizations with a comprehensive real-time view into their breach risk along with specific prioritized insights and integrations to enable them to transform their cybersecurity posture.”

Aside from the 2019 Network Products Guide wins, Balbix has also been:

  • Named to CRN’s 2019 Emerging Security Vendors List
  • Chosen as a winner of the Bay Area Top Workplaces 2019 Award
  • Highlighted in EMA’s 2019 report on security analytics for threat detection and breach resolution

About Balbix

Balbix is the world’s first cybersecurity platform to leverage specialized AI to provide real-time visibility into an organization’s breach risk. The Balbix system predicts where and how breaches are likely to happen, prescribes prioritized mitigating actions, and enables workflows to address the underlying security issues. By using Balbix, CISOs and CIOs can transform their organization’s cybersecurity posture, reducing cyber risk by 95% or more, while making security teams 10 times more efficient. Balbix counts many global 1000 companies among its rapidly growing customer base and was named a “Cool Vendor” by Gartner in 2018. For more information, visit our website and blog, follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn

About NPG’s IT World Awards

As industry’s leading technology research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. The Annual IT World Awards is part of the SVUS Awards® recognition program from Silicon Valley in the United States of America which also includes other programs such as CEO World Awards, Consumer World Awards, Customer Sales and Service World Awards, Golden Bridge Awards, Globee Awards, Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards, Pillar World Awards, PR World Awards, and Women World Awards. To learn more, visit