What is a SaaS security solution?

Security is a major problem for SaaS companies due to the constantly changing needs and specifications that must be met for SaaS in any industry sector or as a separate security concern. Any SaaS solution in this category needs to take an inventive approach to security.

SaaS security solution should be designed to protect cloud-based applications and services. Solutions typically include features such as threat detection, vulnerability assessment, and compliance management to help organizations protect their data and applications.

SaaS security solutions can also include encryption technologies, firewalls, and other forms of cybersecurity to ensure that only authorized users can access sensitive data.

Previous recognition for SaaS security solutions

For a broader understanding of this Cloud Security Awards category, we have gathered examples from previous winners, finalists, and shortlistees which impressed the judging team with their innovative SaaS security solutions.

Winner of The 2024 Cloud Security Award for Best SaaS Security Solution

Quote from Lead Judge, Nitin Gupta

“Data is the future for the SaaS industry. Everything from Machine Learning to Analytics to Distributed systems operate on data. Cyera’s innovative approach to data discovery, data security and data detection can be a game changer for the small to medium-sized companies who are looking for a 1-click security solution for all their data. The judging panel at The Cloud Security Awards were very impressed by Cyera’s entry. This is a well-deserved win. Well done, Cyera!”

Winner of The 2023 Cloud Security Award for Best SaaS Security Solution

Quote From Lead Judge –  Maitri Chattopadhyay

“One thing that truly stood out to us here at The Cloud Security Awards is Forward Network’s platform, offering remarkable end-to-end visibility into network behavior, encompassing both its physical and logical components. This comprehensive view empowers customers to swiftly identify and address network issues, optimize network performance, and fortify network security”

A strong entry for Best SaaS Security Solution category should have:

  • Clear, identifiable reasoning as to how the solution protects cloud-based assets with SaaS solutions
  • If available, any supplementary materials including but not limited to customer testimonials or case studies to demonstrate the solution’s results, effectiveness, and how it works
  • Clearly highlighted in the application any innovative features based on cloud technologies, where applicable.

The top candidates must be able to combine confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

Ready to enter this category? Please remember to:

Download the forms
• Select the rights awards program and category/ies
• Submit according to the deadline
• Include all supplementary materials on your application

Next Steps to Enter The Cloud Security Awards Awards

To enter this Cloud Security Awards category, or any other category in The Cloud Security Awards, please follow these three simple steps:

  • Download the entry form. Open up the ‘Cloud Security Awards Simple Form’ document.
  • Complete your form. You only need to complete the form once, even if entering multiple Cloud Security Awards categories.
  • Submit your entry. Head to the ‘Submit Now’ section on our website, select ‘The Cloud Security Awards’ and the category/categories you are entering from the list, upload your form and any other materials you would like the judges to review, and process your fees.

The Cloud Security Awards is a program from The Cloud Awards. Since 2011, we’ve been helping organizations across the globe gain the recognition they deserve for market-leading innovation in the cloud computing and software sectors.

For a detailed breakdown of all the benefits you receive as an awards entrant as either a shortlistee, finalist or ultimate winner, please see our “Why Enter?” page. The many benefits are replicated across all international awards programs. If you have any questions about this category, please contact us.