Island Enterprise Browser Named Best Enterprise Security Solution of 2022 by SC Magazine
DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Island announced today that its innovative enterprise browser won the 2022 SC Awards in Excellence for Best Enterprise Security Solution of the Year. This recognition comes just seven months after Iceland came out of stealth and launched its Enterprise Browser. Iceland recently completed its Series B funding round, bringing Iceland’s total funds to more than US$200 million and its valuation to over US$1.3 billion.
The announcement came today as part of SC Media’s coverage of the SC Awards 2022. The industry awards program is the most prestigious and competitive program in cybersecurity, recognizing the solutions, organizations and individuals that drive innovation and success in information security.
“This achievement is a strong endorsement of the strategic value that Enterprise Browser brings to customers,” said Mike Fey, CEO of Island. “After a decade of largely iterative improvements in security tools, the Enterprise Browser has had a truly transformative impact on businesses, improving security and the user experience while reducing cost and complexity. We are deeply honored to have received this award and look forward to continuing to lead and innovate in this exciting new category.”
Now in the 25thth In 2022, the 2022 SC Awards were the most competitive yet with a record 800 entries across 38 categories, adding several new award categories to the recognition program, reflecting changing dynamics and emerging industry trends. Excellence Award winners were selected by a world-class panel of industry leaders from sectors such as healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, consulting and education, among others.
“The introduction of new categories for the SC Awards is a recognition of the innovation taking place across the security community to stay ahead of the competition,” said Jill Aitoro, Senior Vice President of Content Strategy, CyberRisk Alliance and Editor-in-Chief, SC Media . “The cyber community understands that it cannot stand still.”
The Island Enterprise Browser gives organizations complete control, visibility and governance over the last mile. Through a familiar Chromium-based user experience, the Enterprise Browser increases productivity while embedding the company’s core security and IT needs right into the browser itself. Island’s impact extends to an ever-growing range of use cases, one of which is backup critical SaaS and internal web applications from data leakage, secure access for BYOD employees, full control and visibility into contractor activities, and full control over privileged user accounts. The Enterprise Browser is the next chapter for a secure workplace in the company.
“I want to thank SC Magazine for this recognition,” added Fey. “I would also like to acknowledge and extend my eternal gratitude to Iceland’s incredible team of innovators who have worked tirelessly to bring the Enterprise Browser to life.”
To view the full list of Excellence winners, please click here.
Learn more about Island Enterprise Browser here.
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Island, the Enterprise Browser, is the ideal corporate workspace where work flows freely while remaining fundamentally secure. With the core business requirements naturally embedded in the browser itself, Island gives businesses complete control, visibility and governance over the last mile while delivering the same smooth Chromium-based browsing experience users have come to expect. Led by experienced executives in enterprise security and browser technology, and backed by leading venture funds – Insight Partners, Sequoia Capital, Cyberstarts and Stripes – Iceland is redefining the future of work for some of the world’s largest and most respected companies. Island is based in Dallas with R&D in Tel Aviv and can be reached at [email protected] or (866) 832-7114.