Darktrace Cyber Intelligence Platform Wins Techworld Award 2014

Darktrace Named Enterprise Start-Up of the Year

Cambridge, UK
Friday November 21, 2014

Darktrace today announces that it has won Techworld’s award for Enterprise Start-up of the Year.

The Techworld awards recognize leading innovations across all parts of the IT industry. The category of Enterprise Start-up of the Year is for the “best and brightest innovators” who are re-imagining how business should be conducted and whose solutions will change our working lives in the years to come.

“We are delighted that Darktrace’s Enterprise Immune System approach for cyber defence has been named a winner in the Techworld Awards 2014,” said Nicole Eagan, CEO of Darktrace. “As businesses transition to intelligence-led, proactive defence against advanced cyber adversaries, Darktrace is set to accelerate adoption of its mathematical, self-learning approach, and help organizations take meaningful action against cyber compromises, before they become crises.”

“This year's Techworld awards have been the most difficult yet to judge. The standard of entries was higher than ever,” commented Mike Simons, editor of Techworld.

About Darktrace

Darktrace is one of the world's fastest-growing cyber defense companies and the leader in Enterprise Immune System technology, a new category of cyber solutions based on pioneering Bayesian mathematics developed at the University of Cambridge. Darktrace addresses the challenge of insider threat and advanced cyber-attacks through its unique ability to detect previously unidentified threats in real time, as manifested in the emerging behaviors of the network, devices and individuals. Some of the world's largest organizations rely on Darktrace's adaptive, self-learning platform to spot anomalous activity within the enterprise, in sectors including energy and utilities, financial services, telecommunications, retail and transportation. Darktrace was founded by world-class machine learning specialists and operational government intelligence experts. The company is headquartered in Cambridge, UK, with offices in London, Milan, New York, Paris, San Francisco and Washington D.C.