SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Centrify Corporation, the leader in securing identities from cyberthreats, today announced that the company was named Best IT Company of the Year (Software), in the Network Products Guide’s 10th Annual Hot Companies and Best Products Awards. These industry and peer recognitions from Network Products Guide are the world's premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry.

“It’s an honor to be named the Best IT Company of the Year by industry leaders and peers in the information technology sector,” said Bill Mann, Chief Product Officer of Centrify. “Identity management is one of the biggest security challenges that businesses need to address as the corporate perimeter expands to include mobile, cloud and on-premises. As businesses of all sizes look to address mobility challenges, Centrify is leading the way in helping organizations stay secure while enabling their employees to become more productive. I’m honored to accept this award on behalf of the Centrify team and our customers.”

Centrify addresses the identity needs of both end users and privileged IT users, and does so through a single platform that spans across cloud, mobile and data center. Thousands of Centrify Identity Service customers are now embracing a converged mobility and identity solution as their employees demand single sign-on (SSO) access to cloud applications via mobile devices.

The coveted annual Hot Companies and Best Products recognition program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, hot technologies, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, customer satisfaction, and public relations in every area of information technology. Winners from all over the world were honored in San Francisco on Tuesday, June 29, 2015 during the 10th annual dinner and presentations.

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About Centrify

Centrify strengthens enterprise security by managing and securing identities from cyber threats. As organizations expand IT resources and teams beyond their premises, identity is becoming the new security perimeter. With our platform of integrated software and cloud-based services, Centrify uniquely secures and unifies identity for both privileged and end users across today’s hybrid IT world of cloud, mobile and data center. The result is stronger security and compliance, improved business agility and enhanced user productivity through single sign-on. Over 5000 customers, including half of the Fortune 50 and over 80 federal agencies, leverage Centrify to secure identities. Learn more at


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