EdgeWave Named as Finalists in the 2012 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards by Network Products Guide

Wed Apr 18, 2012 11:00am EDT

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  SAN DIEGO, CA, Apr 18 (Marketwire) -- 
EdgeWave Inc. (OTCBB: EWVE) (OTCQB: EWVE), a leading provider of Secure
Content Management (SCM) solutions, announced today that Network Products
Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has
named ePrism Email Security a finalist for the 7th Annual 2012 Best
Products Awards in two categories; Cloud Security, and Email, Security
and Management. EdgeWave was also named a finalist for the 2012 Hot
Companies Award. These industry and peer awards from Network Products
Guide are the world's premier information technology awards honoring
achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry. Winners
will be honored in Las Vegas on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 during the 7th
annual dinner and presentations. 

    "It's an honor to be named a finalist by Network Products Guide for this
esteemed industry and peer award," said EdgeWave President Dave Maquera.
"This further validates EdgeWave as a company well-positioned to help
organizations defend against the advanced persistent threats to email and
Web security that every organization faces today."

    The ePrism Email Security Suite, which was a finalist in two categories,
is a hosted in-the-cloud suite of services that includes a spam filter
with zero minute defense, inbound/outbound email filtering with
anti-malware and anti-virus, Data Protection Services including Email DLP
and Email Encryption, Email Continuity and Email Archiving. ePrism has
millions of end users worldwide and across a broad spectrum of industries
including education and government, healthcare, finance and manufacturing.

    EdgeWave, named as a finalist in the Hot Companies category, develops and
markets both ePrism and iPrism Web Security, a comprehensive Secure Web
Gateway solution. EdgeWave solutions have been recognized for their
ease-of-use, scalability and performance, as well as low TCO and customer
support excellence. EdgeWave receives consistent customer satisfaction
scores of 94% or higher*.

    The annual Hot Companies and Best Products recognition program is an
annual achievements and recognition awards program that includes active
participation from a broad spectrum of industry voices. These
participants encompass the world's best in organizational performance,
products and services, executives and management teams, successful
deployments, product management and engineering, support and customer
satisfaction, and public relations in every area of information

    About Network Products Guide Awards
 As industry's leading technology
research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital
role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices
they can make in all areas of information technology. This guide includes
a wealth of information and tools, including the best products and
services, roadmaps, industry directions, technology advancements and
independent product evaluations that facilitate users in making the most
pertinent technology decisions impacting business and personal goals. The
guide follows conscientious research methodologies developed and enhanced
by industry experts. To learn more, visit www.networkproductsguide.com

    About EdgeWave
 EdgeWave offers Email and Web Security products and
services including the ePrism Messaging Security Suite including
fully-hosted solutions for Email Filtering, Email Data Loss Protection,
Email Encryption, Email Continuity, and Email Archiving, which can be
accessed from a single user interface. EdgeWave also offers iPrism Web
Security, a comprehensive Secure Web Gateway solution that includes
cloud-based Remote Filtering. 

    For more information regarding EdgeWave and its Secure Content Management
solutions, please visit www.edgewave.com or call 1-800-782-3762.

    *Based on the average of all customer scores for EdgeWave Technical
Support's 10-question assessment survey.

    Copyright2012 EdgeWave, Inc. All rights reserved. The EdgeWave logo,
iPrism, and ePrism Logos are trademarks of EdgeWave, Inc. All other
trademarks and registered trademarks are hereby acknowledged.


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