14. February 2017 · Awards, Press Releases

CANCOM honored with four Security Leader awards

  • IT Group ranked as Leader in Experton Security Vendor Benchmark 2017

The analysts at Experton Group have named the TecDAX-listed company CANCOM a security leader in four categories of the "Security Vendor Benchmark 2017". The Experton Group particularly highlighted the IT group's broad cloud transformation portfolio and comprehensive security solutions: with consulting and the integration of well-known security products, the offering is all-encompassing.

Werner Schwarz, Vice President Competence Center Security Solutions at CANCOM, visibly proud at the award ceremony, commented: "Security is the basis for all current and future digital business models. To support our customers in this, we have built up a comprehensive security portfolio, from consulting to planning and implementation to managed security services. We implement our standardized security architecture for cloud transformation and the digital workspace at the customer site or deliver the services from our ISO27001 security certified data centers."

Awarded in the areas of Cloud Security Transformation and Managed Digital Workspace Security.

As part of their independent "Security Vendor Benchmark" study, the analysts of the Experton Group evaluated the most important security providers in the German market among 111 companies. The CANCOM Group was rated four times as a leader in the two areas of Cloud Security Transformation Provider and Managed Digital Workspace Security Services.

About Security Vendor Benchmark

The Security Vendor Benchmark is an independent study by the Experton Group that examines the security offerings of all relevant providers in Germany as part of a research and evaluation process. The study takes into account a wide range of criteria with a focus on portfolio attractiveness and competitive strength. In addition to the user survey and the expert reviews, the requirements of German and European data protection law are also included in the evaluation..


As a Digital Transformation Partner, CANCOM accompanies organizations into the digital future. We support our customers to simplify complex enterprise IT and increase their business success through the implementation of modern technology. In order to comprehensively meet the IT needs of companies, organizations, and the public sector, CANCOM delivers tailor-made IT end to end from a single source.

The CANCOM Group’s range of IT solutions includes consulting, implementation, services, and the operation of IT systems. Customers benefit from the extensive expertise as well as a holistic and innovative portfolio that covers the IT requirements that are necessary for a successful digital transformation. As a hybrid IT integrator and service provider, we provide an integrated range of services and solutions including business solutions and managed services, such as cloud computing, analytics, enterprise mobility, IT security, hosting, and as-a-service offerings.

With around 4,000 employees worldwide, the internationally active CANCOM Group and its efficient partner network ensure market presence and customer proximity with locations in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium and Slovakia. The CANCOM Group is led by Rüdiger Rath (CEO) and Thomas Stark (CFO). The company is headquartered in Munich. CANCOM has an annual turnover of around 1.3 billion euros (consolidated revenue 2021). The parent company, CANCOM SE, is listed on the TecDAX and SDAX of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (ISIN DE0005419105).

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