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CrowdStrike Wins SC Award Europe for Best Enterprise Security Solution

The CrowdStrike Falcon platform garners best Enterprise Security Solution for both the 2018 SC Awards and SC Awards Europe

Sunnyvale, CA – June 6, 2018 – CrowdStrike, the leader in cloud-delivered endpoint protection, today announced that the company was recognized by the 2018 SC Awards Europe as the Best Enterprise Security Solution. This industry honor arrives on the heels of company recognition for the same accolade by the 2018 US SC Awards. CrowdStrike has also been named Best Security Company two years in a row by the US SC Media Awards. Earlier this week, CrowdStrike announced the launch of the EPP Complete warranty program, offering up to $1 million if a breach occurs within the protected environment.

The SC Awards Europe are recognized as Europe’s industry gold standard of accomplishment for cybersecurity professionals, products and services. The awards honor the achievements of companies and information security professionals who have proven to be the best in the industry in helping to protect organizations from the multifaceted cyber risks and threats they face on a daily basis.  Winners are chosen by an expert panel of judges selected for their information security experience and impartiality. The SC Awards Europe judges work for major European and global brands in a variety of industries.

“Being recognized as Best Enterprise Security Solution by both the SC Awards and SC Awards Europe validates CrowdStrike’s innovative approach to leverage the power of the cloud to defeat the adversary and stop breaches,” said George Kurtz, co-founder and chief executive officer of CrowdStrike. “CrowdStrike has experienced explosive growth in EMEA, and we are committed to providing our customers within the region and around the globe with the groundbreaking technology and services needed to properly safeguard themselves against modern cyber threats.”

CrowdStrike’s fast growth in the UK is supported by massive demand for its innovative technology and services. Specific growth points, year over year, include:

  • 373 percentage growth in total annual recurring revenue (ARR)
  • 320 percentage growth in total customers
  • Nearly 600 percentage increase in deployed sensors

CrowdStrike Falcon is the first fully cloud-based platform that combines prevention of known and unknown threats, real-time detection and response, and proactive 24/7/365 threat hunting, hygiene, and vulnerability management. The Falcon platform leverages machine learning and behavioral analytics to process over 100 billion security events a day, enabling reliable detection, mitigation, and response of all malicious behavior. CrowdStrike Falcon has been independently tested and certified as an effective AV replacement by AV-Comparatives and SE Labs for Windows and Mac.

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About CrowdStrike®

CrowdStrike is the leader in cloud-delivered endpoint protection. Leveraging artificial intelligence (AI), the CrowdStrike Falcon® platform offers instant visibility and protection across the enterprise and prevents attacks on endpoints on or off the network. CrowdStrike Falcon deploys in minutes to deliver actionable intelligence and real-time protection from Day One. It seamlessly unifies next-generation AV with best-in-class endpoint detection and response, backed by 24/7 managed hunting. Its cloud infrastructure and single-agent architecture take away complexity and add scalability, manageability, and speed.

CrowdStrike Falcon protects customers against all cyber attack types, using sophisticated signatureless AI and Indicator-of-Attack (IOA) based threat prevention to stop known and unknown threats in real time. Powered by the CrowdStrike Threat Graph™, Falcon instantly correlates over 100 billion security events a day from across the globe to immediately prevent and detect threats. There’s much more to the story of how Falcon has redefined endpoint protection but there’s only one thing to remember about CrowdStrike: We stop breaches.

You can gain full access to CrowdStrike Falcon Prevent™ by starting your free trial here.

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