Gartner Names PC Pitstop, Makers of PC Matic, as an Innovative Vendor in Application Control

PC Pitstop, makers of PC Matic, are pleased to announced they were cited as an Innovative Vendor in Application Control in the Gartner Event Summary. Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2016 — London, report published 27 October 2016  by Gartner. Gartner is the world’s leading information technology company.

PC Matic provides expert advice to its clients on information technology solutions to best meet their needs. Services include endpoint protection, server security, ransomware protection, and application whitelisting for business and enterprise. Clearly, organizations need more robust security tools to protect their IT systems.

The research giant has grown considerably through various acquisitions since being founded in 1979.  The Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit provides IT leaders with proven practices and strategies. Organizations need these strategies are to maintain cost-effective security and risk programs to promote digital business and enhance enterprise success.

Innovative Vendor in Application Control

PC Matic is honored to be identified as an innovative leader in application control.  In a world where today’s cyber security threats are more advanced than ever, we believe  being a step ahead of the cyber criminals has never been more difficult. More and more threats emerge daily.

PC Matic implements application whitelisting, which provides superior malware detection rates. Those rates are excellent in comparison to the vast majority of alternative anti-virus security solutions which rely on the archaic blacklist approach.

Conclusively, Application Control enhances the ability to detect malware and take proper preventative measures to avoid infection.  As an innovator in the industry, PC Pitstop continues to enhance PC Matic. The technological enhancements make it the best proactive detection in the industry. One of the many innovations is an automatic update of files, scripts, drivers and security patches.

Ransomware Fighting Capabilities

The company has been quite successful, exceeding all of the competition in the last two Virus Bulletin Reactive and Proactive (RAP) Test. Read more about the anti-ransomware technologies we use to fight cyber threats.

In concluding, proactively protect your data with a security solution that believes preventative detection is key against today’s cyber security threats. Learn the difference between application whitelisting vs application control. 

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