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LockPath Named in Gartner 2014 Magic Quadrant for Business Continuity

OVERLAND PARK, KS--(Marketwired - August 28, 2014) - LockPath, a leader in innovative governance, risk, compliance (GRC) and information security(InfoSec) solutions, today announced it has been recognized in Gartner, Inc.'s Magic Quadrant for Business Continuity Management Planning (BCMP)* report. This is the first year of quadrant consideration for LockPath after entering the BCMP market in 2013.

The report evaluated LockPath's Keylight platform and its unique approach to integrating business continuity planning functionality into business processes leveraging GRC best practices. This holistic approach, coupled with Keylight's patent-pending Dynamic Content Framework and innovative advanced reporting and analytics capabilities, support a streamlined, risk-based and proactive business continuity program.

LockPath works closely with their customers to define features and functionality for their product roadmaps. This collaboration led to the release of Keylight's business continuity functionality in 2013 and continues to drive product evolution. Since its launch in October, 2010, Keylight has expanded from a risk and controls management tool to a comprehensive GRC and information security program management system. Keylight's capabilities include policy and procedure management, risk assessment and mitigation, threat and vulnerability management, incident remediation, third-party assessment and audit preparation in addition to its business continuity offerings.

"We are thrilled to be included in Gartner's latest research in our first year of consideration," said Chris Goodwin, Chief Technology Officer at LockPath. "We've been heads-down working with numerous Fortune 500 companies to create and evolve our BCM product over the last 18 months and are proud to have the leading analyst firm recognize our efforts. We're looking forward to continuing our rapid pace of innovation by including feedback from both customers and analysts over the coming months."

Visit lockpath.com for more information on LockPath and the Keylight platform. Follow LockPath on twitter at @LockPath and @KeylightGRC for the latest in industry, company and product news.

*Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Business Continuity Management Planning" by Roberta Witty. August 27, 2014.

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About LockPath
LockPath is a market leader in corporate governance, risk management, regulatory compliance (GRC) and information security (InfoSec) software. Built on the patent-pending Dynamic Content Framework (DCF), LockPath's flexible, scalable and fully integrated suite of applications is used by organizations to automate business processes, reduce enterprise risk and demonstrate regulatory compliance to achieve audit-ready status. The applications are designed to manage all facets of compliance and information security programs, including policies and procedures, risk assessment and mitigation, incident tracking and remediation, vulnerability management, third-party management, business continuity planning and audit preparation. LockPath serves a client base of global organizations ranging from small and midsize companies to Fortune 10 enterprises in more than 15 industries. LockPath is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas. Visit lockpath.com for more information.

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