ShardSecure Named InfoSec Startup of the Year in Global InfoSec Awards during RSA Conference 2021

New York City, May 18, 2021 – ShardSecure™, the world’s most innovative provider of data security and privacy with Microshard™ technology, today announced the company has won the Editor’s Choice InfoSec Startup of the Year award from Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine.

“We’re thrilled to share that ShardSecure has received this recognition by the prestigious editorial team at Cyber Defense Magazine and that they share our enthusiasm for Microsharding’s potential to revolutionize the data security space,” said ShardSecure CEO and Co-founder, Bob Lam. “Since we shipped the product last year, ShardSecure’s Microsharding technology has been adopted by customers at leading organizations in finance, technology, healthcare, and more. We are pleased to see respected thought leaders and experts like the editorial team at Cyber Defense Magazine express the same enthusiasm for our data security and privacy technology.”

Since its founding in 2019 ShardSecure has received several coveted awards. These include being named a “Company to Watch” in the 2020 SINET 16 Awards and a “Distinguished Vendor” by TAG Cyber in both 2020 and 2021. ShardSecure has also been recognized by leading market research firms including Forrester and 451 Research for its innovative approach to ensuring data privacy.

On selecting ShardSecure as the InfoSec Startup to Watch, Gary S. Miliefsky, Publisher of Cyber Defense Magazine said, “ShardSecure embodies three major features we judges look for to become winners: understanding tomorrow’s threats, today, providing a cost-effective solution and innovating in unexpected ways that can help stop the next breach.” The Cyber Defense Magazine InfoSecurity awards judges are CISSP, FMDHS, CEH, certified security professionals who voted based on their independent review of the company submitted materials on the website of each submission including but not limited to data sheets, white papers, product literature and other market variables.

To learn more about ShardSecure, visit: https://shardsecure.com/

About ShardSecure:

Headquartered in New York City, ShardSecure™ is the world’s most innovative data security company, disrupting the data privacy and security market with Microshard™ technology – the only solution capable of breaking data into single-digit bytes and distributing across cloud locations without sacrificing performance.

Microsharding provides zero data sensitivity for cloud-stored or on-prem data, and can be used with or without encryption to provide true defense in depth. Led by veteran cybersecurity entrepreneurs and investors, ShardSecure works with some of the world’s most successful companies in healthcare, financial services and technology to ensure ultimate data privacy and compliance, while making data migration to the cloud easier and faster than ever.

About Cyber Defense Magazine

With over 5 Million monthly readers and growing, and thousands of pages of searchable online infosec content, Cyber Defense Magazine is the premier source of IT Security information for B2B and B2G with our sister magazine Cyber Security Magazine for B2C. We are managed and published by and for ethical, honest, passionate information security professionals. Our mission is to share cutting-edge knowledge, real-world stories and awards on the best ideas, products and services in the information technology industry.  We deliver electronic magazines every month online for free, and special editions exclusively for the RSA Conferences. CDM is a proud member of the Cyber Defense Media Group. Learn more about us at https://www.cyberdefensemagazine.com.

Contact: media@shardsecure.com