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Darktrace and CTO Jack Stockdale Recognized at the 2022 Business Intelligence Group Innovation Awards

Cambridge, UK
January 12, 2022

Darktrace, a global leader in cyber security AI, today announced that it has been recognized as one of the most innovative technology companies by the 2022 Business Intelligence Group (BIG) Innovation Awards. The awards also recognized Darktrace Chief Technology Officer Jack Stockdale as an individual leader who significantly impacted the company’s continued innovation.

The BIG Innovation Awards acknowledge companies, individuals, and products that demonstrate an innovative approach to delivering business solutions for their customers and communities. The awards recognized Darktrace for its groundbreaking Self-Learning AI and Autonomous Response technologies driving the cyber security industry forward.

The organizations, people, and products acknowledged consistently displayed talent and superior business or commercial performance over the last 12 months. Organizations from across the globe submitted their recent innovations for consideration, and the BIG Innovation Awards named 13 executives, 56 companies, and 81 products as 2022 winners.

In the organization category, the BIG Innovation Awards recognizes companies whose culture, products, and people consistently produce innovative and industry disruptive solutions. These companies excel across various business domains and stand out among their peers. Alongside Darktrace, other organizations recognized in the technology sector include Samsara, Attabotics, ContractPodAi, Lumio, JUNO, and Simplr.

In the individual category, the awards highlight executives whose business skills and management style push their respective organizations to deliver innovative solutions. These leaders leverage their experience and knowledge to drive their companies toward market achievement and groundbreaking industry contributions. Other individuals recognized lead teams at organizations like Citi, GE Digital, Invafresh, Ekata, MX, and Burnalong.

“We are delighted to receive this recognition for the cutting-edge innovation taking place at Darktrace,” commented Jack Stockdale, Darktrace CTO. “We are a rare and unique technology business, conducting breakthrough research into Self-Learning AI and applying that research to the challenge of cyber security. Our inventions allow our community to outpace adversaries both now and in the future.”

About Darktrace

Darktrace (DARK.L), a global leader in cyber security AI, delivers world-class technology that protects over 6,500 customers worldwide from advanced threats, including ransomware and cloud and SaaS attacks. Darktrace’s fundamentally different approach applies Self-Learning AI to enable machines to understand the business in order to autonomously defend it. Headquartered in Cambridge, UK, the company has 1,700 employees and over 30 offices worldwide. Darktrace was named one of TIME magazine’s ‘Most Influential Companies’ for 2021.