Aujas -A Global Leader in Information Risk Management Solutions
The CEO Magazine , New Delhi
We live in a fast-paced, global economy that relies more and more on data and information carried through cyberspace where cloud and mobile computing are pushing the IT landscape away from the organization. Hence cyber security is becoming more crucial for any business organization. Mr. Srinivas Rao, co-founder of Aujas understood the potential of providing an effective information security service.
Mr. Rao set up Aujas in 2008 with seed funding from IDG Ventures with a vision to deliver the best, well-researched and accountable service in the field of information security. Aujas is a Global Information Risk Management (IRM) company headquartered in Bangalore, helps clients to manage information risk through innovation and excellence. It helps organizations manage information security risks by protecting data, software, people and identities in line with compliance requirements and best practices; It also helps strengthen security governance and intelligence frameworks.
Aujas Networks has come a long way from 2008; they entered the UAE market in 2009 and the US market in 2010. Also, they received series B funding from IvyCap Ventures, Rajasthan Venture Capital Fund (RVCF) and IDG ventures in 2013.
Today Aujas has 300+ employees, 250+ skilled consultants from different regions, to deliver best and round the clock service. The company partners with more than 370 clients in over 23 countries helping them enhance their information value using its Information Risk Management solution portfolio.
Aujas is recognized by Data Security Council of India. The company was ranked in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 India (a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in India) consecutively for the last four years. In 2014, IBM and RSA selected Aujas as one of their best partner in the security space in India. The company is also handling the security aspect of a large government initiative, which will impact life of 800 million Indians.
“Aujas offerings are categorized in two streams to holistically address rapidly evolving security requirements of organizations. The first is the Information Risk Management (IRM) services which span strategy and advisory, control integration & sustenance and optimization. Aujas provides technology life-cycle services including strategy and design, control integration, sustenance and optimization services in the area of information risk. Second is the cutting edge platform that we develop that caters to the specific needs of the information risk management such as security analytics, cyber security etc. Security Analysis and Vitalization Platform (SAVP) is one of the platforms we developed and it is one of its kind in the market” Said Srinivas Rao.
Security Analysis and Vitalization Platform (SAVP)
SAVP addresses the need of monitoring of information security through a single window. It helps to ensure that at any given point in time the CISO, the business leader, the board or customer would exactly know their security position. SAVP is a technology platform that easily allows the connection, data and analytical aggregation of the independent security tools sitting on the network.
Solutions offered by Aujas
- Compliance Assure
- Vendor Assure
- Data Enforcer
- Data Repository
- Content Lock
- Access Governor
- Privilege Governor
- Risk and Compliance Advisory
- Identity & Access
- Security Intelligence
- Data Protection
- Threat Management
- Cloud and Mobile Security
The Maverick behind the success
M Srinivas Rao (Co- founder & CEO)
Srinivas Rao is the co-founder and chief executive officer of Aujas Networks, Mr. Rao co-founded Aujas along with Mr Sameer Shelke and Mr. Navin Kotian in February 2008, after over 26 years of experience in the technology industry. Before setting up Aujas, Rao served as the senior vice president, market management at Cisco Systems and also served as the chief operating officer at Netsol. Mr. Rao has a strong background of entrepreneurial successes; he was part of the team at Network Solutions as Director and COO helping scale it from a USD 5 Mn to USD 33 M before it was acquired by IBM in late 2005. He has also worked as a senior executive with Microland, a leading Indian IT service provider. Mr. Rao completed his PGDM from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and his B E in Electrical Engineering from Osmania University.