Press Release

December 5, 2019

Software Reviews names Rapid7 insightVM, Beyond Security beSecure (AVDS), and Tenable among Vulnerability Management Data Quadrant Award Winners.

TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2019 - SoftwareReviews, a division of world-class IT research and consulting firm Info-Tech Research Group, has published its 2019 Vulnerability Management Data Quadrant Awards, naming three gold medalists based on excellent user reviews. The following vendors are leaders according to software users’ answers to some very interesting questions focused on user satisfaction, which have been crafted by seasoned IT industry analysts and backed by 22 years of IT research: 
·         Rapid7 insightVM 
·         Tenable 
·         Beyond Security beSECURE (AVDS) 
With a Net Emotional Footprint score of 93%, Rapid7 insightVM ranked highest among software users, earning the number-one spot in the areas of business value created, vendor support, and false positive identification. Tenable users were exceedingly satisfied, giving the vendor top scores in many areas, including ease of IT administration, new vendor alerts, and vulnerability definition updates, with a Net Emotional Footprint score of 84%. Beyond Security beSECURE (AVDS), with a Net Emotional Footprint score of 88%, performed consistently well according to software users, taking the number-one spot for quality of features, ease of customization, and integration with other security tools. 
As explained by Filipe De Souza, senior research analyst at Info-Tech Research Group, “Vulnerability management solutions are starting to become a commoditized product. They are now considered a standard component of any security operations program. What will drive future product purchasing decisions is how these products are able to integrate with other security tools, while also easing the burden on practitioners through automation and orchestration.” 
About SoftwareReviews Data Quadrant Awards and Software Reports 

 SoftwareReviews Data Quadrant Awards recognize outstanding vendors in the technology marketplace as evaluated by their users annually. Top vendors in a software category are eligible to receive Data Quadrant Gold Medals, provided their net-promoter scores meet the threshold for sufficiently high user satisfaction across four areas of evaluation: vendor capabilities, product features, likeliness to recommend, and vendor experience. In-depth product evaluation reports are available at
 About SoftwareReviews 
SoftwareReviews is a division of Info-Tech Research Group, a world-class IT research and consulting firm established in 1997. Backed by two decades of IT research and advisory experience, SoftwareReviews is a leading source of expertise and insight into the enterprise software landscape and client-vendor relationships. 

By collecting real data from IT and business professionals, the SoftwareReviews methodology produces the most detailed and authentic insights into the experience of evaluating and purchasing enterprise software. 
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