Guidance Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:GUID), the World Leader in Digital Investigations™, announced that its EnCase® family of products has been selected as the Reader Trust Award winner in the computer forensic tool category of the 2013 SC Magazine Awards. The award was announced on Feb. 26, 2013 at the SC Magazine Awards Gala at the RSA Conference® in San Francisco.
Hundreds of vendors who offer a product for the commercial, government, educational, nonprofit or other industries entered the Reader Trust Award category. EnCase was selected by a panel representing a cross-section of SC Magazine readership which includes large, medium and small enterprises from all major vertical markets such as financial services, healthcare, government, retail, education and other sectors.
“Our readers are the most knowledgeable security professionals in the industry, so it is quite a statement to be selected by SC Magazine readers as the best,” said Illena Armstrong, vice president of editorial, SC Magazine.
“As a company we strive to continually honor the needs of our customer community and build on the success of the EnCase product line in a way that solves the most significant, real-world cybersecurity and digital-investigations challenges,” said Victor Limongelli, president and chief executive officer of Guidance Software. “This acknowledgement by SC Magazine readers is a great recognition of the impact that the EnCase family of products has on enterprises and is a strong motivation for us to strive to continue our legacy as the industry’s best solution.”
Guidance Software’s EnCase software solutions include the software platform called EnCase® Enterprise, with software suites EnCase® Cybersecurity and EnCase® eDiscovery built on top of the platform. Also within the product family are EnCase® Forensic and EnCase® Portable, which are industry standard solutions in law-enforcement digital investigations and among many security agencies. EnCase® is a powerful, judicially accepted technology that provides the foundation for government and law enforcement agencies to conduct thorough and effective computer investigations of any kind, including intellectual property theft, incident response, compliance auditing and responding to e-discovery requests—all while maintaining the forensic integrity of the data.
The SC Magazine Awards, now in its 16th year, is the premier recognition for information-technology (IT) security professionals and products that fend off the myriad security threats in today’s corporate world. The annual awards showcase the best solutions, services and professionals while recognizing achievement and technical excellence. SC Magazine distinguishes the achievements of the security professionals in the field, the innovations happening in the vendor and service provider communities and the fervent work of government, commercial and nonprofits. For more information and a detailed list of categories and winners, please visit www.scmagazineus.com/awards.
About Guidance Software, Inc.
Guidance Software is recognized worldwide as the industry leader in digital investigative solutions. Its EnCase® Enterprise platform is used by numerous government agencies, more than 65 percent of the Fortune 100, and more than 40 percent of the Fortune 500, to conduct digital investigations of servers, laptops, desktops, and mobile devices. Built on the EnCase Enterprise platform are market-leading electronic discovery and cyber security solutions, EnCase® eDiscovery and EnCase® Cybersecurity, which enable organizations to respond to litigation discovery requests, proactively perform data discovery for compliance purposes, and conduct speedy and thorough security incident response. For more information about Guidance Software, visit www.guidancesoftware.com.
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