Mosaic451 named to EdTech Digest's "Cool Tool Awards"
Phoenix, March 21 - Mosaic451, a bespoke cybersecurity services provider and consultancy, announced today that they have been named to EdTech Digest's Cool Tool Awards in the category of best security/privacy solution. The annual competition features the top 100 companies that are transforming the educational landscape.
The awards program features industry solutions providers, educators and others in and around education including K-12, higher education and lifelong learning. The program includes three broad entry categories: the Cool Tool awards, the EdTech Leadership awards, and the Trendsetter awards. Each award, in turn, has numerous subcategories under which to enter, including categories such as emerging technology solutions, mobile learning applications, product or service setting a trend, and others.
"We are honoured to be named a finalist," says Mike Baker, Principal of Mosaic451. "Mosaic451 firmly believes that securing the networks and devices of school districts is essential as cyberattacks continue to grow day by day. Our unique blend of deep technical experience and operational discipline is what has made us a trusted provider in the education industry."
The majority of Mosaic's senior staff and technical staff have held leadership and senior analyst positions in the creation of the nation's first K-12 Security Operations Center (SOC) based at Clark County School District, DOE National Nuclear Security Administration's (NNSA) Information Assurance Response Center (IARC) in Las Vegas, NV; and NNSA's Office of Secure Transportation's (OST) Transportation and Emergency Control Center (TECC), which, among other things, are responsible for defending the US nuclear arsenal against cyber-attacks. The Mosaic451 team also provides key security services for government and private sector regulations such as FISMA, CIP, SOX, NIST and PCI.
Mosaic Hybrid™ is an industry first solution, providing specialized staff onsite during business hours to work alongside current technology and security staff that may already be in place. The use of human understanding and intelligence coupled with their "converged view" of networks gives Mosaic451 the unique ability to empower security analysts to provide advanced data analysis and determine threat vectors, threat actors, and intelligent root causes for every incident.
Recently named 'Top 10 Managed Security Service Providers 2015' by CSO Outlook, Mosaic451 is a bespoke cyber security service provider and consultancy. Our organization has specific expertise in building, operating and defending some of the most highly-secure networks in North America. Unlike others, we are not peddlers of magic; technology alone cannot fully protect our clients' data, networks, or interests. Technology, if deployed correctly, is a force multiplier for intelligent humans. Mosaic451 aggregates and empowers intelligent humans in the service of information security and IT operations excellence for our clients.