Armor Cloud Security Earns ‘PCI Award of Excellence’ for Compliance Capabilities

January 26, 2017         By: Mike Dautner

Armor, a leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, has been recognized by AKJ Associates with the “2017 PCI Awards for Excellence.”

The award distinguishes the industry’s most outstanding examples of best practices in payment security and PCI DSS projects and implementations. Winners will be honored at a ceremony on Jan. 24, as well at PCI London in Jan. and June.

“This award validates our belief that compliance is a byproduct of a solid security program and we are pleased to receive this recognition from such a prestigious organization,” said Jared Day, President, Armor.  “Our solutions have been proven to consistently help customers achieve their compliance goals seamlessly so they can focus on their operations rather than complex security challenges. This, in turn, provides tremendous peace-of-mind when facing the audit process.”

AKJ Associates has produced payment security events for 15 years, helping to validate vendor offerings for thousands of clients. Winners of the “PCI Awards for Excellence” are based on their ability to deliver proven, sustainable and scalable solutions, on-budget and on-time.

Armor provides two PCI DSS 3.1 compliant solutions, based on leading cyber security expertise and best-of-breed technology. Armor Anywhere provides managed protection, detection and response for cloud platforms, including AWS and Azure, as well as private and hybrid clouds, and on-premise infrastructure.

Armor Complete, a secure hosting virtual private cloud solution, is ideal for organizations storing and managing highly-sensitive information. It delivers advanced threat protection and defense within a closed-loop system fully managed by Armor’s security operations team.