Niara Named Finalist in Info Security Products Guide’s 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards

15 Jan Niara Named Finalist in Info Security Products Guide’s 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards

Winners will be honored in San Francisco on February 29, 2016 during the annual awards dinner and presentation

Sunnyvale, CA – January 15, 2016 – Niara, a provider of security analytics for attack detection and incident response, today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Niara a finalist for the 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards in the Startup of the Year and Companies with Tomorrow’s Technology Today categories. These prestigious global awards recognize security and IT vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of security and technology.

Niara’s security analytics platform leverages data from the network and security infrastructure. It applies comprehensive user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA) modules to create highly accurate behavior profiles for users and hosts, all working in unison to more reliably link anomalies to malicious activity. The Niara security analytics platform provides the most comprehensive solution available for detecting cyber attacks inside an organization.

“We are proud to be recognized as a finalist in the Startup of the Year and Companies with Tomorrow’s Technology today categories by Info Security Products guide,” says Sriram Ramachandran, CEO and co-founder of Niara. “Behind this distinguished success is our relentless drive to stay customer focused and our desire to deliver the best security analytics platform available on the market. This recognition further validates our commitment to our customers and their need to have the most accurate context for attack detection.”

 About Info Security Products Guide Awards

SVUS Awards organized by Silicon Valley Communications are conferred in 10 annual award programs: The Info Security’s Global Excellence Awards, The IT Industry’s Hot Companies and Best Products Awards, The Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards, and Consumer World Awards, CEO World Awards, Customer Sales and Service World Awards, The Globee Fastest Growing Private Companies Awards, Women World Awards, PR World Awards, and Pillar Employee Recognitions World Awards. These premier awards honor organizations of all types and sizes from all over the world including the people, products, performance, PR and marketing. To learn more, visit

About Niara

Niara’s security analytics platform automates the detection of attacks that have bypassed an organization’s perimeter defenses and dramatically reduces the time and skill needed to investigate and respond to security events. The solution applies machine learning algorithms and forensics to data from the network and security infrastructure to detect compromised users, entities, and malicious insiders, speed threat hunting efforts, and reduce the time for incident investigation and response by focusing security teams on the threats that matter. Headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., the company is backed by NEA, Index Ventures, and Venrock. For more information, visit


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