RiskIQ Wins HTRAC ConVurge Award as Innovator to Watch for Healthcare Security
July 08, 2015
Enterprise Digital Footprint Security Company Honored by the Healthcare Technology Research Alliance and Council
SAN FRANCISCO -- July 8, 2015 -- RiskIQ, the Enterprise Digital Footprint Security company, today announced that it was named the Innovator to Watch for Healthcare Security by The Healthcare Technology Research Alliance and Council (HTRAC) as part of the 2015 ConVurge Technology Awards. The awards recognize healthcare and industry IT leaders whose vision, innovation and remarkable accomplishments have improved efficiency, the delivery of healthcare services, patient engagement, information sharing, and records management. Winners were selected by HTRAC Council Members and community public voting.
“Being named an Innovator to Watch for healthcare security by HTRAC is a special honor,” said Elias Manousos, CEO and co-founder of RiskIQ. “Our ability to continuously discover, inventory and assess security risks in customer facing web and mobile infrastructures addresses a leading concern in the healthcare sector. We are excited to be recognized by HTRAC and to support their efforts to foster public-private sector technology collaboration. We are also proud that several of the nation’s leading healthcare companies rely on RiskIQ to keep their Digital Footprint free of threats that target customers and employees.”
RiskIQ provides organizations the visibility and intelligence they need to secure their Enterprise Digital Footprint. Using a global proxy network and virtual user technology, RiskIQ continuously discovers and creates an inventory of managed, unmanaged and rogue web and mobile assets. This “Enterprise Digital Footprint” is persistently scanned for anomalies, external threats, malvertisements and brand impersonation. Leading financial institutions, insurance providers and consumer as well as B2B brands use RiskIQ to protect themselves and their users from code level threats, malware and fraud. RiskIQ is headquartered in San Francisco and backed by growth equity firms Summit Partners and Battery Ventures. To learn more about RiskIQ, visit www.riskiq.com.
HTRAC is a leading nationally recognized nonprofit organization of CIO’s/CISO’s/CTO’s dedicated to bridging the gap between the Health IT Community and Silicon Valley, creating a public-private sector technology collaboration fostering thought leadership, executive knowledge exchange, and to drive healthcare technology ideas forward. Our core focus lies in the areas of Security, Big Data, Cloud, Mobile, Infrastructure, Patient Engagement, and IT Services. HTRAC has over 120 Council members, Ambassadors, and Speakers who are senior healthcare officials dedicated to improving their IT community through trends research, executive briefings, roundtables, boardroom meetings, thought leadership think-tanks, strategic knowledge exchange panels, networking receptions and dinners, recognition awards, and bi-annual summits. By becoming a HTRAC Contributor, executives are able to take action with their peers and utilize HTRAC as a platform for improving outcome, access to a vast body of knowledge, innovative thinking, sharing best practices and lessons-learned, and enjoy opportunities to collaborate with like-minded executives.