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Darktrace Recognized on City A.M. Digital Innovators Power List 2016

Cambridge, UK
October 21, 2016

Darktrace, the leader in Enterprise Immune System technology, has been named one of the 20 most innovative digital companies in City A.M.’s Digital Innovators Power List 2016, it was revealed last night.

Compiled by City A.M. and international law firm Bird & Bird, the inaugural Digital Innovators Power List features today’s most innovative and trend-setting companies, which demonstrate the strongest revenue potential, in their respective sectors.

Darktrace’s unique self-learning technology is powered by advanced mathematics and machine learning developed by mathematicians from the University of Cambridge. With over 1,500 deployments worldwide, the Enterprise Immune System is proven to detect never-seen-before cyber-threats that go unnoticed by legacy security tools. Darktrace works by learning a ‘pattern of life’ for every user, device and network, automatically recognizing anomalous changes in behavior and alerting organizations to threatening activity.

“We are delighted to be recognized on the Digital Innovators Power List,” said Nicole Eagan, CEO, Darktrace. “Innovation is central to everything we do at Darktrace. Ultimately we are bringing a fresh approach to the extremely challenging problem of cyber security. The rapid adoption of the Enterprise Immune System is testament to its ability to radically improve cyber defense, while encouraging digital business.”

“London and the surrounding areas are today the breeding ground for some of the world's most pioneering companies, so we wanted to celebrate that talent and explore how digital is transforming the world around us through this initiative,” said Nicholas Perry, Partner and Head of London, Bird & Bird. “We are thrilled to be able to recognize these companies and develop a network of like-minded individuals who can inspire one another.”

About Darktrace

Darktrace is a world-leading cyber-threat defense company. Its multi-award-winning Enterprise Immune System technology automatically detects and responds to emerging threats, powered by machine learning and mathematics developed by specialists from the University of Cambridge. Without using rules or signatures, Darktrace models the ‘pattern of life’ of every device, user and network within an organization, identifying and mitigating cyber-threats before damage is done. Darktrace’s self-learning technology has been deployed globally and across all sectors, including energy, retail, telecommunications, manufacturing, financial services and healthcare. The company is headquartered in San Francisco and Cambridge, UK, with over 20 global offices including London, New York, Milan, Mumbai, Paris, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo and Toronto.