Intellitactics Positioned in Leader Quadrant in Security Information Management Research Report

Reston, Va., July 14, 2005—Intellitactics announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders Quadrant in the “Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management, 2H05.” According to Gartner, leaders are vendors who are performing well today, have a clear vision of market direction, and are actively building competencies to sustain their leadership position in the market. The report defines a leader in the security and event management market as providing technology leadership and innovation, as well as demonstrated success in consistently satisfying customer requirements for both real-time event management and security information management in large, heterogeneous environments.

“Commercial and government organizations worldwide are very serious about managing the security of critical information assets,” comments Intellitactics president and chief executive officer Randall K. Davis. “Intellitactics is proving to be an essential component for organizations implementing a risk management strategy, and we interpret our placement in the leader quadrant as further confirmation of the tremendous value we bring to the customer.”

Intellitactics provides enterprise software that combines performance for real-time threat management and the capacity to store raw data from historic and forensic analysis. The company’s flagship Intellitactics Security Manager empowers enterprises to limit risk without sacrificing business effectiveness, affordably scale security coverage enterprise-wide, and sustain a compliance environment. Intellitactics Security Reporter, released in April of this year, is an automated log monitoring and reporting application that provides a starting point for companies looking to implement a comprehensive security program.

Intellitactics has received industry recognition for its security information management products from various independent organizations. Earlier this year, Intellitactics Network Security Manager was nominated to receive the Reader Trust Award for the Best Security Management Solution. In December of 2004, Intellitactics was awarded Common Criteria certification for its Intellitacticsâ„? NSM. Intellitactics was the first security information management vendor to apply for and earn certification as a security information management solution.

The Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management, 2H05 was published June 6, 2005 by Gartner, Inc. and was authored by Mark Nicolett and Amrit T. Williams of Gartner.

About The Magic Quadrant
The Magic Quadrant is copyrighted June 6, 2005, by Gartner, Inc. and is reused with permission. The Magic Quadrant is a graphical representation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner’s analysis of how certain vendors measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the Magic Quadrant, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors placed in the “Leaders” quadrant. The Magic Quadrant is intended solely as a research tool, and is not meant to be a specific guide to action. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

About Intellitactics, Inc.
Intellitactics ( provides the premier security information management solution used by security analysts, security operations, and corporate risk officers in the largest, most challenging environments in the Global 3000 and mission sensitive government agencies. Its industry leading Intellitacticsâ„? Security Manger integrates reporting, threat management and incident management to simplify the complexities of managing diverse security environments. Intellitacticsâ„? Security Reporter automates log monitoring and reporting and provides an essential starting point for companies looking to improve security capabilities to reduce losses resulting from cyber crime. Founded in 1996, Intellitactics is backed by JMI Equity Fund LP and Lazard Technology Partners, is ranked by well-known industry analysts as a market leader with both a high-value strategy and the ability to deliver on the strategy for customers and prospects.

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