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|Company size (employees)||10 to 49|
|Headquarters Region||North America|
In 3 bullets, summarize why this company is different from the competition and deserves recognition:
Summary of Achievements
Awake Security is the only advanced network traffic analysis company that delivers a software platform powered by the expertise and real-world investigations of hundreds of the world’s foremost investigators. Awake’s Network Detection and Response platform applies AI to bring these human skills to all customers, instantly analyzing billions of packets to immediately discover every device, user and application on the network. Through autonomous hunting and investigation Awake then uncovers malicious intent from insiders and external attackers alike.
Awake is backed by investors such as Greylock and Bain Capital Ventures. It has grown to over 40 employees and attracted top industry talent including Rahul Kashyap, formerly chief technology officer of Cylance, who joined Awake as CEO in July 2018. Awake is currently deployed by several Fortune 1000 companies and has seen a 500% customer/ user growth over the past 12 months.
Recently, Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) named Awake as “Value Leader” in its Network Security Analytics report. Awake was not only classified as a leader in the market but came out as #1 for delivering the best time to ROI and value at the lowest ongoing operational effort and cost. EMA spoke to several customers for each participating vendor, so its analysis is based on real-world customer experience.