SANS Institute Honors LogRhythm in “Best of 2014 Awards”

LogRhythm wins “Best SIEM” category for 2014

BOULDER, Colo.—April 2, 2015—LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company, today announced that it has been recognized as “Best SIEM” winner by the SANS Institute’s “Best of 2014 Awards.” These awards spotlight companies and security products within the industry that are making a difference. The awards are an extension of the SANS WhatWorks Program which raises awareness for security solutions and programs. Voters included more than 650 security operations professionals and managers from the SANS community who are actual users of the products.

“The rise in cyber threats shows no sign of slowing down. While we all hear about the breaches, it is important that we also raise awareness about what companies are doing to prevent them so we can continually get ahead of the threats,” said John Pescatore, director of emerging trends, SANS Institute. “The SANS ‘Best of 2014 Awards’ honor the companies behind the scenes helping corporations and individuals reduce their risk of cyber-based attacks. “

“The SANS Institute is one of the most respected analyst organizations in the security industry and being recognized by members of their community is extremely rewarding,” said Chris Petersen, senior vice president of products and CTO at LogRhythm. “Knowing that actual users selected us speaks volumes about the value LogRhythm offers as we continually develop new and innovative solutions geared towards customers’ individual needs.”

LogRhythm’s Security Intelligence platform unifies next-generation SIEM, log management, network and endpoint forensics, and advanced security analytics. In addition to protecting customers from the risks associated with cyber threats, LogRhythm provides innovative compliance automation and assurance, and enhanced IT intelligence.

The winners and honorable mentions of the “Best of 2014 Awards” will be recognized at the SANS 2015 training event in Orlando, FL which runs from April 11-April 18, 2015.

About SANS Institute
The SANS Institute was established in 1989 as a cooperative research and education organization. SANS is the most trusted and, by far, the largest provider of training and certification to professionals at governments and commercial institutions world-wide. Renowned SANS instructors teach over 50 different courses at more than 200 live cyber security training events as well as online. GIAC, an affiliate of the SANS Institute, validates employee qualifications via 27 hands-on, technical certifications in information security. The SANS Technology Institute, a regionally accredited independent subsidiary, offers master’s degrees in cyber security. SANS offers a myriad of free resources to the InfoSec community including consensus projects, research reports, and newsletters; it also operates the Internet’s early warning system–the Internet Storm Center. At the heart of SANS are the many security practitioners, representing varied global organizations from corporations to universities, working together to help the entire information security community. (

About LogRhythm

LogRhythm empowers more than 4,000 customers across the globe to measurably mature their security operations program. LogRhythm’s award-winning NextGen SIEM Platform delivers comprehensive security analytics; user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA); network detection and response (NDR); and security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) within a single, integrated platform for rapid detection, response, and neutralization of threats. Built by security professionals for security professionals, LogRhythm enables security professionals at leading organizations like Cargill, NASA, and XcelEnergy to promote visibility for their cybersecurity program and reduce risk to their organization each and every day. LogRhythm is the only provider to earn the Gartner Peer Insights’ Customer Choice for SIEM designation three years in a row. To learn more, please visit