SINGAPORE, June 9, 2017 – CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced that it has won the best Secure Access Solution award at the 2017 NetworkWorld Asia (NWA) Information Management Awards.
CA Technologies emerged as the winner after undergoing a thorough evaluation process by NetworkWorld Asia editors and 100 regional CIOs and IT heads of end-user organizations across Asia Pacific & Japan (APJ). Its security portfolio was chosen as the secure access solution that is best able to meet the stringent and evolving requirements of enterprises.
“We are truly honored to have received this award. It recognizes our continued leadership in IT security and underscores our commitment to provide secure, frictionless access for enterprises that are undergoing digital transformation,” said Lim Teng Sherng, vice president, Security, Asia Pacific & Japan, CA Technologies.
“Every business today is in the software business, where agility, automation, insights and security are critical elements in the blueprint for successfully leveraging software to compete and win in the market. With the right solutions and approach, security can do more than protect data and control access; it can enable the business and provide competitive advantage,” he added.
The security portfolio from CA Technologies encompasses a wide range of solutions, including identity management and governance, access management/single sign-on, privileged access management, payment security and API security. It also has added application security with its recent Veracode acquisition. They help reduce the risk of inappropriate access and fraud with strong authentication features. CA’s comprehensive security portfolio helps ensure users have simple and seamless access to multiple services and applications, which helps to bolster customer loyalty and drive the adoption of new applications. These attributes allow companies to accelerate the delivery of new digital services and respond swiftly to new opportunities.
“CA Technologies continues to demonstrate its security expertise with solutions that effectively safeguard businesses from internal and external threats while providing users with a frictionless and intuitive access experience. Their ability to simultaneously build customer loyalty and satisfaction is one of the key reasons why they were judged as the winner for this category,” said Victor Ng, Editor-in-Chief for NetworkWorld Asia and Enterprise Group Editorial Director at Questex Asia.
Along with the rest of the finalists, CA Technologies was chosen based on the following criteria:
- Reputation of vendor in the marketplace
- Features and unique selling points of the vendor’s solution
- Widespread acceptance of technology and/or brand
- Users’ feedback on the solution/deployment
- Contributing factors such as durability, scalability and quality of service
About NWA Information Management Awards
The NetworkWorld Asia Information Management Awards, inaugurated in 2012, recognizes Asia's leaders in Information Security, Storage and Data Management for the huge advances made in these fields over the last few years.
2017 marks the 6th annual Information Management Awards. In 5 years, data security and storage needs have grown phenomenally, and many new players have moved into the Asia Pacific market while some traditional players have consolidated. This year's Awards program seeks to recognize these developments as well.
This is the only regional Editors’ and CIOs’ Choice Awards program for this maturing market, backed by leading Asian publications and portals – NetworkWorld Asia, Networks Asia, Security Asia, Storage Asia and Asia Cloud Forum.
The awards are guided by a team of experienced editors with deep and broad industry knowledge, as well as a large panel of CIO judges with domain expertise and deep insights in Information Management.