Dell Secureworks was recently awarded by SC Magazine as the Best Managed Security Service within the Reader Trust category of the 2011 SC Awards U.S. The announcement was made on February 15th at the SC Awards Gala, which was the most robust and competitive in the program's history. This marks the fifth time out of the past six years that Secureworks has received this award. To learn more about the criteria and selection process, please read the press release announcing this recognition.
We announced the closing of this acquisition on February 8th and are very excited about integrating this business and extending these solutions to customers around the world. SecureWorks’ industry leading Security-as-a-Service solutions include Managed-Security Services, Security and Risk Consulting Services and Threat Intelligence. Organizations of all sizes and across diverse industries rely on SecureWorks’ industry-leading security services to reduce risk, improve regulatory compliance and lower costs of managing IT security. SecureWorks processes more than 13 billion security events and sees more than 30,000 malware specimens each day. The company has more than 1,500 banks and credit unions as managed security services clients and is protecting trillions of dollars in financial assets. These solutions can be bundled with other Dell offerings, providing customers a true end-to-end solution that meets their changing needs.
It is truly an honor to receive this award considering the caliber of finalists this year. This again highlights Secureworks as a great asset, which continues to be recognized as a world-class leading provider of information security services. We look forward to sharing more developments as we integrate this business into Dell. Stay tuned....