StackRox Kubernetes Security Platform Wins Gold for Best Container Security Solution in Info Security PG’s 2020 Global Excellence Awards

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — March 25, 2020StackRox, the leader in container and Kubernetes security, announced today that the StackRox Kubernetes Security Platform was named a Gold Winner in the Container Security Solution category in Info Security PG’s 2020 Global Excellence Awards. StackRox was recognized among the top cybersecurity and information technology vendors for its innovative container and Kubernetes security solution that has set the standard for protecting cloud-native applications across the full container life cycle - build, deploy, and runtime.

“The StackRox Kubernetes Security Platform has been recognized again as the leading container security platform in the industry. We’re thrilled to win gold in Info Security Product Guide’s Global Excellence Awards for the second year in a row,” said Kamal Shah, CEO, StackRox. “This award underscores our commitment to our customers, enabling them to operationalize security and maximize their cloud-native investments by addressing security gaps that can leave applications, infrastructure, and business operations exposed.”

This year’s Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards were judged by a panel comprising more than 35 global industry experts, with a wide spectrum of industry experience. The awards honor and generate industry-wide recognition for the best companies, products, and people who work to protect digital resources and assets.

The StackRox Kubernetes Security Platform empowers organizations to enforce compliance and security policies across the container life cycle. Its Kubernetes-native architecture delivers robust and scalable security controls for critical use cases, including visibility, vulnerability management, compliance, configuration management, network segmentation, configuration management, risk profiling, threat detection, and incident response. As a result, security and DevOps teams can quickly operationalize container security at scale and DevOps pace.

StackRox secures container and Kubernetes deployments for on-premises deployments as well as across all the major public cloud providers, including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Microsoft Azure. The StackRox platform recently achieved AWS Container Competency Status, certifying its ability to integrate seamlessly with AWS services like Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) and Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS). StackRox supports Kubernetes distributions such as Red Hat OpenShift and integrates with CI/CD systems, SIEMs including Splunk and Sumo Logic, and IT services platforms such as PagerDuty.