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AlienVault Named 84th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500™

AlienVault, the only open and collaborative Unified Security Management platform, today announced it ranked 84th on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. AlienVault grew 1453 percent during the five-year period of 2007 to 2011. The company is experiencing continued and accelerated year-over-year growth in 2012.

“We’re honored to be recognized as one of the 2012 Technology Fast 500 companies,” said AlienVault CEO and President, Barmak Meftah. “Our exponential growth over the past year is the result of strong execution combined with technology innovation. By building all of the essential security capabilities—including SIEM—into our Unified Security Management platform, we’ve put all of the necessary security controls into one affordable and easy-to-deploy solution. We’re ‘democratizing’ security visibility by bringing it within the reach of anyone or any organization that needs it, and this is really resonating with the needs in the market.”

Overall, 2012 Technology Fast 500™ companies achieved revenue growth ranging from 128 percent to 279,684 percent from 2007 to 2011, with an average growth of 2,774 percent.

About Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500™

Technology Fast 500, conducted by Deloitte & Touche LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies – both public and private - in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2007 to 2011.

In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company's operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America.

About AlienVault

AlienVault provides organizations of all types and sizes with unprecedented visibility across the entire security ‘stack’ with the AlienVault Unified Security Management™ (AV-USM™) platform. Based on OSSIM – the de facto standard open source SIEM created by AlienVault – the AV-USM platform has five essential security capabilities built-in: asset discovery, vulnerability assessment, threat detection, behavioral monitoring and security intelligence. The AlienVault Open Threat Exchange™, a system for sharing threat intelligence among OSSIM users and AlienVault customers, ensures AV-USM always stays ahead of threats. AlienVault is a privately held company headquartered in Silicon Valley and backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sigma, Trident Capital and Adara Venture Partners. For more information visit or follow us on Twitter.

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