Sophos wins 'Business Software Supplier of the Year'

Sophos Press Release

Computing Awards for Excellence 2005Last night, Sophos was awarded with the title of "Business Software Supplier of the Year" in the thirteenth annual Computing Awards for Excellence, which took place at Battersea Park Arena in London. The computer security firm, shortlisted with six other software suppliers catering to businesses, attracted the greatest number of readers' votes to win this distinguished award.

The award recognizes excellence in the provision of IT systems, considered to provide the best quality, value-for-money and innovation.

"We are very proud to be recognized as Business Software Supplier of the Year in the Computing Awards for Excellence," said Stuart Small, sales and marketing director for Sophos UK. "We have a strong team at Sophos who work hard to deliver the best possible service to our customers, and it is great that our efforts have been rewarded by this prestigious accolade."

The award follows a long history of the company and its products receiving awards for quality and excellence from numerous independent bodies, such as the Queen's awards, CBI, WestCoast Labs, Virus Bulletin, ICSA and Frost and Sullivan.

Short-listed companies in the Computing Awards' Business Software Supplier of the year category included F-Secure, Appsense, CGram Software, LANDesk Software, Mindjet and Njini.

More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos’ complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. Simple to deploy, manage, and use, Sophos’ award-winning encryption, endpoint security, web, email, mobile and network security solutions are backed by SophosLabs - a global network of threat intelligence centers. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, U.K., and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol “SOPH.” More information is available at