Symplified to Present at INSA American Security Challenge Showcase
Cloud Identity and Access Management Service Recognized as Innovative Technology that Supports Intelligence and Defense Communities
BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 15, 2012 – Symplified®, the Cloud Identity Company, today announced that it will present at the Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) American Security Challenge Showcase on February 22nd in Arlington, Virginia. Symplified is the only cloud security company among the six presenters invited to this prestigious event. The INSA American Security Challenge Showcase was created to bring innovative technology to the attention of potential investors, customers, and strategic partners.
“Being invited to present the Symplified cloud identity and access management service to an audience of government agencies, government contractors, system integrators and potential corporate partners speaks volumes about the strength of our technology and company,” said Eric Olden, CEO and founder of Symplified.
“For government and intelligence agencies that want to use the cloud, identity and access management are an absolute requirement. Symplified provides the only all-in-one access management solution for the cloud that also supports strong authentication mechanisms,” he added.
The American Security Challenge Showcase contracts on an annual basis with various members of the defense and intelligence community as well as the Fortune 500 to identify innovative technologies that match their requirements in the four categories of Cyber security, C4ISR, Physical security and energy.
Companies invited to present at the showcase are selected by a panel which consists of both program sponsor representatives (Accenture, CSC, and General Dynamics) and members of the INSA Council on Technology and Innovation.
They are evaluated on the following criteria:
* Uniqueness of the innovation
* Viability of the innovation
* Is this business viable under current management team
* Capitalization Plan
* Market Adoption
* Mission Critical: Is this a “nice to have” or a “must have” solution?
The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) is the premier intelligence and national security organization that brings together the public, private and academic sectors to collaborate on the most challenging policy issues and solutions. As a non-profit, non-partisan, public-private organization, INSA’s ultimate goal is to promote and recognize the highest standards within the national security and intelligence communities. INSA has over 160 corporate members and several hundred individual members who are leaders and senior executives throughout government, the private sector and academia. To learn more about INSA visit www.insaonline.org.
Symplified provides seamless single sign-on, identity and access management services to help enterprise around the world safely and securely connect users to cloud, web and mobile applications. Symplified is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado and can be found on the Web at www.symplified.com.