2018 Press Releases

December 20, 2018

Imperva Recognized as a December 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice

Imperva, Inc. , a leading global provider of best-in-class cybersecurity solutions on-premises, in the cloud, and across hybrid environments, announced that it is a December 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Web Application Firewalls. Peer Insights is an online platform of ratings and reviews of IT software and services written and read by IT professionals and decision-makers. Customers gave Imperva an average of 4.5 of 5 stars*, highlighting the company’s dedication to innovation, flexible deployment options, and customer service.

Imperva received approximately 100 verified, anonymous reviews* provided by members of its worldwide customer base, including:

  • “Good development design and easy to integrate with any platform” – technology lead in the Manufacturing industry

  • “One of the most reliable and resilient web application firewall solutions” – security specialist in the government industry

  • “The most comprehensive WAF solution to-date” - technology managerin the Finance industry

  • “Easy implementation, great features, good product” - IT infrastructure director in the Services Industry

“It is truly rewarding to be recognized by our customers,” said Chris Hylen, president and CEO of Imperva. “We believe their positive reviews are a testament to the hard work and commitment of our employees. We look forward to continuing to deliver offerings that secure mission-critical applications and data and enable customers to defend their business growth.”

Earlier in the year, Imperva was positioned as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls for the fifth consecutive year. According to Gartner, “Web application strategies include a ‘hybrid approach’ that protects on-premises and cloud-hosted assets with the same WAF technology as the best use cases for WAF appliances.”

Imperva is the only major WAF vendor to offer a hybrid approach. In addition, Imperva was recognized by SC Media, cybersecurity professionals’ leading source of in-depth unbiased news and reviews, as a Trust Award finalist in the Best Web Application Solution and Best Database Security Solution categories for the 2019 SC Awards. The finalists and winners for the Trust Awards are chosen by an expert panel of judges with extensive knowledge and experience in the cybersecurity industry. Winners will be announced at the SC Awards ceremony on March 5, 2019 in San Francisco.