Panda Security Named One of the “20 Coolest Cloud Security Vendors” by Everything Channel’s CRN US
02/22/2010

Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, today announced that it has been acknowledged as one of the “20 Coolest Cloud Security Vendors

Online PR News – 22-February-2010 – – This latest recognition stems from the company's move into cloud-based security services for SMBs and home users with Panda Cloud Protection (http://cloudprotection.pandasecurity.com) and Panda Cloud Antivirus (www.cloudantivirus.com), both launched in November 2009.

According to CRN US, “Panda has further immersed itself in the cloud computing arena after it unveiled cloud-based antimalware services for SMBs (…). In addition to cloud-based antivirus, spam filters and Web scanning engines, security companies are now launching cloud-based DLP and authentication and log management technologies. Here are our picks for the coolest cloud security vendors helping to foster the SaaS phenomenon and drive it forward in 2010”.

“This latest acclaim further rewards our company's strategy of offering leading-edge services that respond to market needs. Our solutions can be centrally managed through a simple, secure Web console and, thanks to Collective Intelligence technologies, offer even greater detection ratios of new malware. Importantly for companies in today's climate, they also deliver major cost savings, as there is no need whatsoever for any investment in infrastructure,” explains Juan Santana, CEO of Panda Security.

The list was based on nominations from Solution Providers rating technology, channel influence, effectiveness and visibility along with business and sales impact. The final selections were made by a panel of Everything Channel Editors.

Winners were announced online at www.channelweb.com and has been featured in the January 25 issue of CRN.

About Panda Security
Founded in 1990, Panda Security is the world’s leading provider of cloud-based security solutions, with products available in more than 23 languages and millions of users located in 195 countries around the world. Panda Security was the first IT security company to harness the power of cloud computing with its Collective Intelligence technology. This innovative security model can automatically analyze and classify thousands of new malware samples every day, guaranteeing corporate customers and home users the most effective protection against Internet threats with minimum impact on system performance. Panda Security has 56 offices throughout the globe with US headquarters in California and European headquarters in Spain.
Panda Security collaborates with Special Olympics, WWF and Invest for Children as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility policy.
For more information, visit http://www.pandasecurity.com/.

About Everything Channel (www.everythingchannel.com, www.channelweb.com)
Everything Channel, headquartered in Framingham, MA, is a technology marketing and sales solutions company. Through its "Complete Technology Channel Solution," Everything Channel offers the right business tools to accelerate technology sales. From branding and recruiting to marketing and sales, Everything Channel offers technology marketers the unmatched breadth and depth of global brands and market intelligence combined with unparalleled audience loyalty and credibility serving all technology sales channels through an extensive database. Everything Channel provides innovative field sales and marketing solutions to the sellers of technology to achieve measurable and significant results.

About United Business Media Limited
UBM (UBM.L) focuses on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetisation of B2B communities and markets. UBM's businesses inform markets and serve professional commercial communities -- from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewelry traders, from farmers to pharmacists -- with integrated events, online, print and business information products. Our 6,500 staff in more than 30 countries are organised into specialist teams that serve these communities, bringing buyers and sellers together, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently. For more information, go to www.ubm.com.

For more information:
Panda Security
comunicacion@pandasecurity.com
Tel. +34 91 806 37 00

Everything Channel
Maureen Park
Everything Channel
516 562 5942
maureen.park@ec.ubm.com