COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Wiretap, a security intelligence platform known for helping enterprises safely accelerate the adoption of digital enterprise collaboration services, today announced it has been named a Gartner Cool Vendor based on the September 11, 2018 report titled, “Cool Vendors in Unified Communications and Collaboration Technologies.”
“New technologies such as chatbots, AI and conversational user interfaces are poised to disrupt the unified communications and collaboration market,” wrote Gartner analysts Christoper Trueman, Gyanee Dewnarain, and Adam Preset. “Application leaders should assess how these technologies, offered by vendors such as those profiled in this report, are likely to transform this market.”
“We believe that this recognition from Gartner validates our approach to providing visibility and governance that will help companies embrace social collaboration and messaging tools,” said Jeff Schumann, Co-Founder and CEO, Wiretap. “These platforms are emerging as powerful tools to speed innovation, increase employee engagement and improve efficiency, and Wiretap is taking a collaboration-first approach to help companies utilize them with confidence.”
For more information on the Cool Vendor report, visit www.wiretap.com/2018-gartner-cool-vendor.
Gartner, Cool Vendors in Unified Communications and Collaboration Technologies, Christopher Trueman, Gyanee Dewnarain, Adam Preset, 11 September 2018.
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Wiretap’s flagship Aware by Wiretap™ platform delivers AI-infused monitoring, compliance and culture protection for enterprise organizations deploying today’s leading collaboration and messaging platforms, including Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Yammer®, Workplace by Facebook and Skype for Business. Aware by Wiretap encourages and facilitates safe collaboration by monitoring files and conversations, as well as preventing material or communication that could place organizations at risk. The company’s Aware Data Management Module provides information security and risk professionals with viable solutions to bring their collaboration programs into compliance with Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) mandates. Wiretap products account for two of the 50 SaaS integrations recently announced by Workplace by Facebook, with both Aware by Wiretap and Feedfall digital signage listed in the integrations directory, and leading research analyst firm CB Insights cited Wiretap as a leading early stage cybersecurity startup to watch in the Insider Threat Detection category. The company is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio — a city ranked #1 for scaling startups.