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SC Magazine Readers Designate Idera As a Finalist in 2012 Awards for Database Security

Idera’s SQL secure Recognized as an Integral Component for Securing Databases

HOUSTON - NOVEMBER 16, 2011
- Idera, a leading provider of Microsoft SQL Server management and administration solutions, today announced that its SQL secure™ solution has been named a finalist in the “Best Database Security Solution” category by the 2012 SC Magazine Awards. In the Reader Trust Award competition, SC Magazine readers selected SQL secure from hundreds of entries as one of the information security industry’s most effective solutions, which helps address the industry’s most critical IT security challenges.

“SQL Server databases are the backbones of many businesses, so ensuring the security of those databases is a top priority,” said Heather Sullivan, Director of SQL Server Products at Idera. “We are honored that the security professionals that read SC Magazine selected SQL secure as one of the top solutions for safeguarding their valuable data.”

In its 15th year, the information security industry’s most prominent accolade, the annual SC Awards, showcase the best solutions, services and professionals while recognizing achievement and technical excellence. Winners will be selected by the wide distribution of SC Magazine readers - security and technology experts from large, medium and small enterprises from all major vertical markets.

“The contenders in this category have already won a significant honor, the respect of their peers and a body of experts that represents those most interested in following threats and advancements in information security,” said SC Magazine Editor-in-Chief Illena Armstrong. “To make it this far amongst hundreds of submissions is quite an achievement.”

Winners of this year’s SC Magazine Awards US will be announced at a gala dinner and award ceremony to be held in San Francisco on Tuesday, February 28, 2012.

About Idera
Idera provides tools for Microsoft SQL Server, SharePoint and PowerShell management and administration. Our products provide solutions for performance monitoring, backup and recovery, security and auditing and PowerShell scripting. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Idera is a Microsoft Gold Partner and has over 9,000 customers worldwide. To learn more, please contact Idera at +1-713.523.4433 or visit www.idera.com.
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