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Digital Guardian Positioned in the “Leaders” Quadrant of the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention


Evaluation based on “Completeness of Vision” and “Ability to Execute”

Waltham, Mass. – February 22, 2017 – Digital Guardian, a next generation data protection platform purpose-built to stop data theft, today announced that it has been recognized by Gartner, Inc., as a Leader in the 2017 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention (DLP). Digital Guardian’s placement marks the 5th consecutive time the company has been named to the Leaders Quadrant for Data Loss Prevention.

Since its founding, Digital Guardian has been a leader in preventing data loss, either accidental or from malicious insiders. Digital Guardian for Data Loss Prevention is the first solution to pair traditional DLP functionality with advanced threat detection capabilities using the same endpoint agent and the same management console. It offers deeper data visibility and fine-grained control to detect and stop insider threats, and includes advanced classification by context, content and user with email and file control and encryption.

Combining Data Loss Prevention, Cloud Data Protection and Advanced Threat Protection, the Digital Guardian Platform offers unique data visibility, management and control. It is the first solution in the market that protects intellectual property and customers’ critical data from threats originating from both inside and outside the organization.

“We are excited to be recognized for the fifth time by Gartner as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention,” said Ken Levine, chief executive officer, Digital Guardian. “Enterprises today must manage complex IT environments driven by an increasingly connected business world. They need flexible data protection options that they can trust to get the job done in today’s complex and evolving threat landscape. We believe this recognition by Gartner affirms Digital Guardian’s ability to deliver this expertise for our customers.”

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About Digital Guardian

Digital Guardian is a next generation data protection platform designed to stop data theft. The Digital Guardian platform performs across the corporate network, traditional endpoints, mobile devices and cloud applications to make it easier to see and stop all threats to sensitive data. For more than 10 years, it has enabled data-rich organizations to protect their most valuable assets with an on premise deployment or an outsourced managed security program (MSP). Digital Guardian’s unique data awareness and transformative endpoint visibility, combined with behavioral threat detection and response, enables you to protect data without slowing the pace of your business. To learn more please visit:

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Gregory Funaro
Digital Guardian
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