Penten named Australian Business of the Year

21 September 2018 | News

Penten has been named as the 2018 Australian Business of the Year at the Telstra Business Awards.

In Melbourne last night, the team at cyber security innovator Penten was crowned 2018 Australian Business of the Year at the Telstra Business Awards.

Penten was formed only 3 years ago with a simple vision to solve some the hardest cyber security problems faced by Australia and it allies. From 4 then to a team of over 50 today, Penten has evolved as one of Australia’s emerging cyber security growth storys helped by AustCyber, Australia’s Cyber Security Growth Network.

Based in Canberra, the Penten team have created world leading technologies that protect Australia’s most classified information from its most sophisticated cyber adversaries.

Penten CEO, Matthew Wilson said “We are lucky enough to work with some of the most talented cyber security professionals in Australia and the world working on some of the hardest cyber problems facing the nation.”

Penten’s AltoCrypt family of secure mobility solutions are enabling mobile secure access to classified information for government and Penten employs machine learning to create realistic decoys to detect and track sophisticated cyber adversaries.

“The Penten team are humbled at being recognised at the Telstra Business Awards and have been grateful to Telstra for supporting Australian business and giving us a platform to tell our story.”

Earlier in the night Penten had also been awarded a 2018 Telstra Business Award in the Medium & Making Waves category.

The Telstra Business Awards are recognised as Australia’s most respected business awards.

About Penten

Penten is a Canberra, Australia based cyber security company focused on innovation in secure mobility, cyber deception and cyber engineering services.