Guidance Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:GUID), the World Leader in Digital Investigations™, announced that its EnCase® family of products has been selected as the Reader Trust Award winner in the computer forensic tool category of the 2013
Awards. The award was announced on Feb. 26, 2013 at the
Awards Gala at the RSA Conference® in San Francisco.
Hundreds of vendors who offer a product for the commercial, government, educational, nonprofit or other industries entered the Reader Trust Award category. EnCase was selected by a panel representing a cross-section of
readership which includes large, medium and small enterprises from all major vertical markets such as financial services, healthcare, government, retail, education and other sectors.
“Our readers are the most knowledgeable security professionals in the industry, so it is quite a statement to be selected by
readers as the best,” said Illena Armstrong, vice president of editorial,
“As a company we strive to continually honor the needs of our customer community and build on the success of the EnCase product line in a way that solves the most significant, real-world cybersecurity and digital-investigations challenges,” said Victor Limongelli, president and chief executive officer of Guidance Software. “This acknowledgement by
readers is a great recognition of the impact that the EnCase family of products has on enterprises and is a strong motivation for us to strive to continue our legacy as the industry’s best solution.”
Guidance Software’s EnCase software solutions include the software platform called EnCase® Enterprise, with software suites EnCase® Cybersecurity and EnCase® eDiscovery built on top of the platform. Also within the product family are EnCase® Forensic and EnCase® Portable, which are industry standard solutions in law-enforcement digital investigations and among many security agencies. EnCase® is a powerful, judicially accepted technology that provides the foundation for government and law enforcement agencies to conduct thorough and effective computer investigations of any kind, including intellectual property theft, incident response, compliance auditing and responding to e-discovery requests—all while maintaining the forensic integrity of the data.