Gartner report places PGP Corporation in visionaries quadrant
PGP Corporation, a global leader in enterprise data security and encryption solutions, has announced that it has been positioned in the Visionaries quadrant in the newly released Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Mobile Data Protection, 1H06” report(1). According to the analyst group, “Visionaries have made investments in broad functionality and platform support.” To learn more, please visit: www.pgp.com.
Gartner’s inclusion criteria for the Magic Quadrant report includes: (i) “client interest and inquiry sufficient to be noticed by security analysts”, (ii) “Gartner analysts have a generally favorable opinion about the company’s ability to compete in the market”, and (iii) it “appears regularly on Gartner clients’ shortlists for final evaluation”(2).
Customers continue to validate the importance of PGP(r) encryption solutions. “Hard disk encryption of mobile computers is an essential part of our compliance strategy,” said Simon Leggett, European technical services manager at Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Ltd. (SCEE). “SCEE chose PGP(r) Whole Disk Encryption because it is easy to deploy, administer, and use. And because PGP Corporation offers a comprehensive, integrated encryption platform, we can immediately deploy the disk encryption solution we need and add other capabilities such as email protection later.”