Award   |   August 02, 2021


Axiado Finalist for Top 10 Cybersecurity Startups at Black Unicorn Awards 2021

Axiado's system-level cybersecurity solution has been named a Finalist for the Top 10 Cybersecurity Startups for 2021 at the Black Unicorn Awards for 2021 that takes place each year during the Black Hat USA conference.



“We’re pleased to name Axiado as a Finalist for the Top 10 Cybersecurity Startups for 2021 among a small, elite group of startups in our third annual Black Unicorn awards,” said judges Robert R. Ackerman Jr. of Allegis Cyber, David DeWalt of Night Dragon, Dr. Peter Stephenson of Cyber Defense Labs and Gary Miliefsky of Cyber Defense Media Group.

Axiado competed against many of the industry’s leading cybersecurity startups for this prestigious award. "We are thrilled to for the recognition of Axiado's AI-powered, hardware-based security solution that we see as a game-changer," said Axiado's CEO Gopi Sirineni.

About Axiado

Axiado is a security processor company founded in San Jose, California, in 2017. The company is redefining hardware root of trust with hardware-based security technologies, including per-system AI. Its Secure Vault™ boot system, Secure AI™ engine, secure memory controllers and unique key management units protect sensitive data from the attack vulnerabilities found in current processors, and ensure security for every system.

About Cyber Defense Awards

This is Cyber Defense Magazine’s 9th year of honoring cybersecurity innovators, in this case the Black Unicorn Awards for 2021 on our Cyber Defense Awards platform. In this competition, judges for these prestigious awards includes cybersecurity industry veterans, trailblazers and market makers Gary Miliefsky of CDMG, Dr. Peter Stephenson of CDMG, Robert R. Ackerman Jr. of Allegis Cyber and David DeWalt of NightDragon with much appreciation to emeritus judge Robert Herjavec of Herjavec Group. To see the complete list of finalists for the Black Unicorn Awards for 2021 please visit Cyber Defense Awards.

About Cyber Defense Magazine

Cyber Defense Magazine was founded in 2012 by Gary S. Miliefsky, globally recognized cyber security thought leader, inventor and entrepreneur and continues to be the premier source of IT Security information. We are managed and published by and for ethical, honest, passionate information security professionals. Our mission is to share cutting-edge knowledge, real-world stories and awards on the best ideas, products and services in the information technology industry. We deliver electronic magazines every month online for free, and limited print editions exclusively for the RSA, BlackHat and IPEXPO conferences and our limited edition paid reprint subscribers. Learn more about us at Cyber Defense Magazine. Cyber Defense Magazine is a proud member of the Cyber Defense Media Group (CDMG).