Company Selected as one of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America
Redwood City, CA - November 13, 2008 - Qualys®, Inc., the leading provider of on demand IT security risk and compliance management solutions, announced it has been honored as one of Deloitte’s 2008 Technology Fast 500, a ranking of today’s fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America. This industry distinction comes just several weeks after the company’s most recent achievement as a Deloitte Silicon Valley Fast 50 where Qualys ranked #37 by demonstrating a five-year growth rate of 492 percent from 2003-2007. The five-year growth rate criteria was also used in selecting the Fast 500 companies placing Qualys as #307 on the expanded list of industry notables.
“Being recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in North America is an honor that we share with our customers who from the beginning believed in our Software-as-a-Service solution for IT security and compliance management,” said Philippe Courtot, Qualys CEO. “We thank Deloitte for the ranking that underscores our efforts to help organizations worldwide get a clear view on their IT security and achieve compliance.”
“Each company on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 is an innovator with an exceptional five-year track record of growth,” said Phil Asmundson, Deloitte LLP vice chairman and national managing partner for Technology, Media and Telecommunications. “Qualys has earned its position among the fastest growing companies in North America, and we are proud to honor this important accomplishment.”
Qualys, Inc. is the leading provider of on demand IT security risk andcompliance management solutions – delivered as a service. Qualys’Software-as-a-Service solutions are deployed in a matter of hours anywhere inthe world, providing customers an immediate and continuous view of theirsecurity and compliance postures. The QualysGuard® service is used today bymore than 3,500 organizations in 85 countries, including 35 of the FortuneGlobal 100 and performs more than 200 million IP audits per year. Qualys hasthe largest vulnerability management deployment in the world at a FortuneGlobal 50 company. Qualys has established strategic agreements with leadingmanaged service providers and consulting organizations including BT, Etisalat,Fujitsu, IBM, I(TS)2, LAC, SecureWorks, Symantec, TELUS and VeriSign. For moreinformation, please visit www.qualys.com.
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