AlienVault is Recognized as a 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for SIEM Software

The Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice Distinction Is Based on Feedback and Ratings from End-User Professionals Who Have Experience Purchasing, Implementing and/or Using the Product or Service

San Mateo, Calif., July 23, 2018 – AlienVault®, the leading provider of Unified Security Management® (USM) and crowdsourced threat intelligence, is excited to share that they were named a 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Software.  Gartner defines the SIEM market as products that analyze security event data and network flow data in real time for internal and external threat management.

“We are honored to be recognized by our customers on Gartner Peer Insights,” said Barmak Meftah, President and CEO of AlienVault. “Customer satisfaction and happiness has always been a top priority. Considering how crowded the InfoSec market is, we believe being acknowledged as the best by those on the front lines defending and mitigating risk to their organization is incredibly rewarding. We also believe it proves we are delivering the products and support they want and need.”

For this distinction, a vendor must have a minimum of 50 published reviews with an average overall rating of 4.2 stars or higher. AlienVault received 128 reviews and an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 for AlienVault USM as of July 24, 2018.

Sampling of customer testimonials from 128 published reviews:

“AlienVault USM Anywhere is a security platform that exceeds our expectations of what a SIEM or SOC tool should be. The AlienVault team listens to input from the customer base, and that's what makes this product so much better than the competition. For years AlienVault has been executing toward their vision of an all-in-one platform and I have watched them mature. Finally, the world is seeing what they can do and the competition is trying to piggyback.” – Global Information Security Manager, Manufacturing industry, Firm Size: $3B - 10B USD

“Delivers powerful threat detection, incident response, and compliance management across cloud, on-premises, and hybrid environments. Unlike any other security solution on the market today, USM Anywhere combines multiple essential security capabilities in one unified platform: asset discovery, vulnerability management, intrusion detection, behavioral monitoring, SIEM, and log management, as well as continuous threat intelligence.” – Systems Engineer, Services industry, Firm size: $50M-250M USD

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Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice distinctions are determined by the subjective opinions of individual end-user customers based on their own experiences, the number of published reviews on Gartner Peer Insights, and overall ratings for a given vendor in the market, as further described here, and are not intended in any way to represent the views of Gartner or its affiliates.