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Qualys Named in Fastest-Growing Silicon Valley Private Companies List for Fourth Consecutive YearSilicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal "Fast Private 2011" Awards Recognize Top Private Companies with Highest Revenue Growth (October 17, 2011)
REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/17/11 -- Qualys®, Inc., the leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) IT security risk and compliance management solutions, today announced it has been recognized in the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal's "Fast Private" list, a ranking of the top private companies in the Silicon Valley based on percentage of revenue growth from 2008 to 2010. Qualys ranked #48, highlighting increasing customer adoption of the QualysGuard IT security and compliance solutions, delivered in the cloud via SaaS.
"We are honored to appear on this list for the fourth year in a row. Even with challenging economic times, we have seen continued growth as companies large and small have seen the value of our security services that provide them with a comprehensive and global view of their security and compliance postures," said Philippe Courtot, chairman and CEO for Qualys. "Ten years ago, Qualys pioneered the SaaS model for security which allowed us to deliver innovative security solutions that are easier to deploy and to maintain than traditional enterprise solutions -- this at a fraction of their cost."
The Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal's "Fast Private" list, published as a special supplement in the publication's October 14, 2011 issue, highlights Qualys' ranking which was announced at a private awards dinner held on October 13, 2011 in Mountain View, California at the Computer History Museum.
The "Fast Private" award is the latest in a series of accolades for Qualys. This year alone, Qualys earned three SC Magazine Awards including the prestigious Best Security Company in the Excellence Awards category. Qualys was also named in the 2011 AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companies List, and has been recognized by leading industry analysts for its market leadership.
Qualys, Inc. is the leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) IT security risk and compliance management solutions. Qualys solutions are deployed in a matter of hours anywhere in the world, providing customers an immediate and continuous view of their security and compliance postures.
The QualysGuard® service is used today by more than 5,000 organizations in 85 countries, including 50 of the Fortune 100, and performs more than 500 million IP audits per year. Qualys has the largest vulnerability management deployment in the world at a leading global company, and has been recognized by leading industry analysts for its market leadership. Qualys was recently named Best Security Company in the Excellence Awards category of the 2011 SC Awards U.S.
Qualys has established strategic agreements with leading managed service providers and consulting organizations including BT, Etisalat, Fujitsu, IBM, I(TS)2, LAC, NTT, Dell SecureWorks, Symantec, Tata Communications and TELUS. Qualys is a founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA).
For more information, please visit www.qualys.com.
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