Ermetic Honored with 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award

Company recognized for Groundbreaking Cloud-Native Application Protection Platform

Ermetic Team By Ermetic Team
Ermetic Honored with 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award

We are excited to share that Ermetic has been named the recipient of a 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award from American Security Today -- Best Cloud-Native Application Protection Platform.

American Security Today’s Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards is the preeminent U.S. Homeland Security Awards Program, and today in its Seventh Year, continues to recognize industry leaders of Physical and Border Security, Cybersecurity, Emergency Preparedness - Management and Response, Law Enforcement, First Responders, as well as federal, state and municipal government agencies in the acknowledgment of their outstanding efforts to Keep our Nation Secure.

An exclusive sold-out event featured at ISC East, well over two hundred representatives of law enforcement, public safety, and industry leaders came together to honor the selfless service of those who stand on the front lines, and those who stand beside them - providing the capabilities and technologies to create a safer world for generations to come.

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), which came out in force, to discuss comprehensive collaborations between private and public sectors that have led to developing intelligence and technologies which serve to protect our nation.

Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner (DEAC) Diane Sabatino of the Office of Field Operations (OFO), for U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) delivered the keynote address speaking to the latest technologies systems protecting our borders and Homeland. AST was joined by Former Police Commissioner William Bratton, NYPD Chief of Department Kenneth Corey, FDNY Assistant Chief Joseph Jardin, a contingency of CBP Officers, FDNY members, and the NYPD Technical Assistance Response Unit (TARU) unit.

Katherine Schweit, former head of the FBI’s active shooter program signed complimentary copies of ‘STOP THE KILLING: How to End the Mass Shooting Crisis’ thanks to the generosity of our 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Sponsors, NEC National Security Systems (NSS), ATI Systems, Automatic Systems of America, guardDog AI, Fortior Solutions, IPVideo Corp, Rajant and SIMS Software.

The Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program is specifically designed to honor distinguished government and vendor solutions that deliver enhanced value, benefit, and intelligence to end-users in a variety of government, homeland security, enterprise, and public safety vertical markets.

“‘ASTORS’ nominations are evaluated on their technical innovation, interoperability, specific impact within the category, overall impact to the industry, relatability to other industry technologies, and application feasibility outside of the industry,” said AST’s Editorial Director Tammy Waitt.

Ermetic was selected for its ability to help enterprises enforce least privilege access in their cloud for all identities, across the entire technology stack, and manage their security posture with ease.

To learn more about the ASTOR awards and Ermetic’s solution for cloud infrastructure security, please visit the ‘ASTORS’ Winner website.