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NanoLock Security wins Gold for Startup of the Year in the 13th Annual 2018 IT World Awards®

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The Information Technology Industry’s Coveted Hot Companies and Best Products Award Winners will be honored at the 2018 SVUS Red Carpet Awards Ceremony Dinner in San Francisco on Monday, July 30, 2018

July 12, 2018 08:11 AM Eastern Daylight Time
NEW YORK & NITZANEI OZ¸ Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NanoLock Security announced today that Network Products Guide¸ industry’s leading technology research and advisory guide¸ has named the company a Gold winner in the 13th Annual 2018 IT World Awards® in the Startup of the Year¸ Formed in 2016 category. These industry and peer recognitions from Network Products Guide are the world’s premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry.

NanoLock Security recently unveiled its lightweight security and management platform purpose-built for the Internet of Things (IoT) and automotive ECUs ecosystem. NanoLock’s CPU and OS agnostic approach ensures all connected and IoT devices are protected as well as the cloud managing those devices¸ regardless of available processor power¸ energy consumption and even if the CPU is inevitably hacked. The NanoLock platform guarantees device-to-cloud integrity and mutual protection during regular operations and firmware-over-the-air (FOTA) updates¸ from the production line and through and after the device’s end of life.

An annual achievements and recognition awards program with active participation from a broad spectrum of industry voices¸ the coveted annual IT World Awards recognition program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance¸ products and services¸ hot technologies¸ executives and management teams¸ successful deployments¸ product management and engineering¸ customer satisfaction¸ and public relations in every area of information technology.

More than 80 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2018 award winners. Winners will be honored in San Francisco on Monday¸ July 30¸ 2018 during the annual SVUS Red Carpet Awards Ceremony Dinner in San Francisco attended by the finalists¸ winners¸ judges and industry peers.

“It’s an honor to be named a winner by IT World Awards”¸ said Eran Fine¸ CEO¸ NanoLock Security. “NanoLock is committed to solving the market’s most pressing need to provision¸ protect¸ manage and securely update IoT devices and vehicle controllers from the production line until its end-of-life and from the embedded layer out to the cloud.”

About NPG’s IT World Awards

As industry’s leading technology research and advisory publication¸ Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. The Annual IT World Awards is part of the SVUS Awards® recognition program from Silicon Valley in the United States of America which also includes other programs such as CEO World Awards¸ Consumer World Awards¸ Customer Sales and Service World Awards¸ Golden Bridge Awards¸ Globee Awards¸ Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards¸ Pillar World Awards¸ PR World Awards¸ and Women World Awards. To learn more¸ visit

About NanoLock Security

NanoLock Security was founded in 2016 by seasoned industry executives and formed around the founders’ and senior management’s deep understanding of how to manage and secure the new generation of connected cars and IoT devices. The company provides the industry’s only lightweight¸ unbreakable¸ low-cost security and management solution for connected cars and IoT devices. Using virtually zero computing or power resources¸ NanoLock Security protects firmware and sensitive information stored on connected cars and IoT devices¸ preventing attacks ranging from ransomware to malicious manipulation of stored code. NanoLock has offices in New York¸ Israel and Tokyo. Please visit for more information and follow NanoLock on Twitter and LinkedIn.