2018 Press Releases

September 03, 2018

Ribbon Protect Wins Stratus Award for Cloud Security Service

Ribbon Communications Inc., 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 behaviour 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, organisations and executives."