BOOLE SERVER wins Best DLP Solution at SC AWARDS 2013 and scores another success

Dubai, UAE May 28th, 2013 – Another striking success has been scored by Boole Server, the Italian software house leader in Data-Centric Security, at the latest SC Awards Europe, which took place in London on April 23rd and was organized by the prestigious SC Magazine. SC Magazine has been for over 15 years the reference magazine for the IT security industry. The bimonthly SC Magazine targets a wide and qualified audience, made up, in particular, of decision makers in charge of purchasing IT products and security services for their companies.

Boole Server triumphed at this year's most important and coveted event dedicated to the information security industry and won the award for Best Data Loss Prevention Solution. Boole Server was assessed by a qualified jury, selected for its experience and impartiality, whose members operate in the IT security sector and represent banking groups, investment companies, retailers, airline and insurance companies, food manufacturers and government departments.

Boole Server has been experiencing a true escalation: in 2011 the company got through to the final and was selected among the best players in the sector, and in 2012 it was awarded as Best Encryption Solution and highly commended for Best DLP Solution.

Boole Server's commitment towards research and implementation of increasingly usable and efficient DLP solutions has been confirmed by this award, which, once again, states the expertise of the Italian company in the field of total data protection, which is currently raising ever growing interest.

"StarLink is proud to be the Distributor for the Middle East and Africa region of this novel product. With ever increasing accessibility of Data, the threats to data are also multiplying and the need for a Solution with a Data centric Security approach is ever stronger in the region. We have seen a vast interest from our clients in the advantages offered by the Boole Server solution. In face of the security Challenges today, CISOs are looking for solutions that can embed security with the Data, and Boole Server aptly addresses that need", said Kuber Saraswat, Director – Security Research & Consulting, StarLink.

"Data centric Security is the way forward to provide effective protection in today's connected world. It gives me great pleasure to see Boole Server achieve yet another global recognition. Boole Server is the result of years of focused research and development based on Security challenges and User experience. In the field of Data loss prevention they have been achieving success through their regular, well researched software releases and penchant for constantly raising the bar for Excellence", said Mr. Nidal Othman, Managing Director, StarLink.

About Boole Server

Boole Server is a secure, scalable system designed to safeguard any sensitive data, while allowing it to be shared with staff, partners and customers, as and when needed. With Boole Server, organizations can ensure that their confidential information and intellectual property will not be forwarded, stolen or lost in transit or on the server either through malicious or human error. It only allows authorized users recipients to use, edit, copy, print or view specific files, while its advanced auditing features record each file and user activity. With offices across Europe (United Kingdom, Italy, Switzerland and France), the Middle East (United Arab Emirates) and Far East (Shanghai), Boole Server currently serves various sized clients in different market sectors Worldwide.

About StarLink

StarLink, headquartered in Dubai, is the leading IT compliance driven solutions provider and was founded in 2005. StarLink is recognized as a "Trusted Security Advisor" and market leader in automating the entire IT compliance auditing process to help customers in the Middle East region reduce IT Risk, with a focus on enterprises in the Financial, Telco and Government sectors. StarLink works with organizations to achieve and sustain compliance and optimally manage risks through full policy, procedure and controls lifecycle management. StarLink's solution offerings are now installed in more than 200 data centers in the Middle East, including 100 of the top regional banks and 15 of the regional's top Telcos. The company's customers trust StarLink to secure their critical enterprise data and safeguard access to sensitive data in the most demanding datacenter environments in the region by monitoring, security and auditing privileged user access to provide 100% visibility on all activities.