Netskope honored in Forbes Cloud 100 for seventh consecutive year
The SASE leader ascends to #12 on prestigious list in 2023
Netskope, a leader in secure access service edge (SASE), announced that for the seventh consecutive year, it has been named to the Forbes Cloud 100. Published by Forbes, in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures, the Forbes Cloud 100 list is the definitive ranking of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world.
Netskope continues to be recognized as one of the world’s most important cloud companies and among the top security providers. In the 2023 Forbes Cloud 100, Netskope is ranked #12, up from #30 on last year’s list.
Enterprises are rapidly adopting SASE and Security Service Edge (SSE), with Gartner© predicting that, by 2025, 80% of enterprises will have adopted a strategy to unify web, cloud services and private application access using a SASE/SSE architecture. As a Leader in the 2023 Gartner 2023 Magic Quadrant™ for SSE, Netskope was this year placed highest in Ability to Execute and furthest in Completeness of Vision.
Netskope’s award-winning converged SASE platform comprises its industry-leading SSE and Borderless SD-WAN capabilities—all of which are crucial to offering a remote-first workforce the optimized access and zero-trust-based security required for success in modern business.
“Since day one of our journey, our platform has been purpose-built for the cloud and includes critical artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML) capabilities that enable our customers to be mobile, efficient, and flexible while securing them, their data, and applications they access from anywhere,” said Sanjay Beri, CEO and co-founder of Netskope. “We’re honored to be recognized by Forbes for the seventh year in a row, and we are proud of this continued industry recognition that underscores our commitment to innovation.”
This achievement follows a series of Netskope milestones and additional industry recognition over the past year, further solidifying Netskope’s spot amongst the top technology companies shaping the way enterprises securely adopt cloud computing. Over the past 12 months, Netskope has expanded its market reach in the following ways:
Expanded SASE Platform and AI/ML Capabilities
Netskope released revolutionary AI-driven security innovations in SkopeAI, as well as the industry’s first unified SASE client and integrated Endpoint SD-WAN, and new zero trust network access solutions enabling 100% enterprise VPN replacement.
$401M Funding Round
Led by investment funds managed by the world’s premier investors, including Morgan Stanley Tactical Value, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, and CPP Investments.
Continued Expansion of NewEdge security private cloud
Composed of full-compute data centers in more than 70 locations worldwide, NewEdge today is the world’s largest, highest-performing private security cloud providing every Netskope customer with all SASE services available, backed by industry-leading Service Level Agreements.
Enhancing Partner Programs and SASE Integrations
Netskope announced a new Managed Service Provider (MSP) Partner Program, and several SASE integrations with leading GSI, MSP, and Service Provider partners worldwide.
Ranked among the highest two solutions
For every single use case in the 2023 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Security Service Edge report.