Some of the most high impact technologies emerge not from the mainstay security companies, but businesses many have never heard of – yet.

Businesses recognized in this new category are privately held startups offering a strong, flagship product that is within two years of initial release. For now, they're focused on continued product development, customer growth, business development and overall fiscal and workforce expansion; but they also serve as notable contributors within a community shaping future innovation.

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