WESTFORD, Mass. – August 30, 2018 – Ribbon Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: RBBN), a global leader in secure and intelligent cloud communications, today announced that its Ribbon Protect platform has been awarded the “Cloud Security Service” award in the 2018 Stratus Awards. The awards seek to identify the companies, products and people that are offering unique solutions that take advantage of cloud technologies.
Ribbon Protect is a cloud-based solution that empowers service providers and enterprises to respond to real-time communications (RTC) cyber-attacks, fraud and network quality incidents quickly, intelligently and efficiently. Ribbon Protect easily integrates with existing RTC network infrastructure and provides a new level of security leveraging Big Data and machine learning technologies. The platform dynamically models network and user behavior enabling it to identify and mitigate anomalous activity indicative of a variety of RTC attacks.
“I’m so proud of our team for the creativity and hard work they put into making Ribbon Protect a truly innovative security solution for both enterprises and service providers,” said Kevin Riley, Ribbon’s CTO and EVP of Advanced Research and Development for Ribbon. “We’re thrilled with this recognition and want to extend our congratulations to the other nominees and winners — together we’re creating a vibrant ecosystem that is helping to move the industry forward.”
“Ribbon is clearly ahead of the pack helping to drive practical innovations in the cloud,” said Maria Jimenez, Chief Nominations Officer of Business Intelligence Group. “The cloud is now part of all of our daily lives and the staff and volunteer judges are pleased to shed a little light on these innovative services, organizations and executives.”
About Business Intelligence Group
The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission of recognizing true talent and superior performance in the business world. Unlike other industry and business award programs, business executives—those with experience and knowledge—judge the programs. The organization’s proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and then rewards those companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers. Please visit https://www.bintelligence.com/ for more information.
About Ribbon Communications
Ribbon Communications is a company with two decades of leadership in real-time communications. Built on world-class technology and intellectual property, the company delivers intelligent, secure, embedded real-time communications for today’s world. The company transforms fixed, mobile and enterprise networks from legacy environments to secure IP and cloud-based architectures, enabling highly productive communications for consumers and businesses. With a global footprint, Ribbon’s innovative, market-leading portfolio empowers service providers and enterprises with rapid service creation in a fully virtualized environment. The company’s Kandy Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) delivers a comprehensive set of advanced embedded communications capabilities that enables this transformation. To learn more, visit ribboncommunications.com.
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