Luminate Wins the 451 Research Firestarter Award

The Zero Trust Access Platform company was recognized by the leading analyst firm for its innovation, vision and disruptive security software solution


Luminate Security, provider of the Zero Trust access platform, today announced industry analyst firm 451 Research has named the Company a winner of the Firestarter Award, recognizing Luminate’s pioneering secured access platform and its contribution to the technology industry’s innovation.

451 Research’s Firestarter program recognizes exceptional innovation within the information technology industry. Introduced in late 2018, the program is exclusively analyst-led, and allows its teams of technology and market experts to nominate organizations it believes are significantly contributing to the overall pace and extent of innovation in the market.

“We are thrilled that our company and technology have been chosen by 451 Research’s leading IT security analysts as innovative and game changing,” said Ofer Smadari, CEO and Co-Founder of Luminate Security. “The award recognizes the pioneering nature of Luminate’s Zero Trust access platform.”

“451 Research has built a reputation for focusing on innovation and disruption in the technology industry, and the Firestarters program is a further demonstration of this,” said Garrett Bekker, Principal Security Analyst at 451 Research. “We awarded Luminate with a 451 Firestarters award due to its’ ability to provide access for any corporate user to any type of application, from any device, without requiring a VPN, agent software or network appliance, and without partitioning networks into ‘internal’ and ‘external’ segments.’”


About Luminate

Luminate enables security and IT teams to create Zero Trust Application Access architecture without traditional VPN appliances. Its Secure Access Cloud™ securely connects any user from any device, anywhere in the world to corporate applications, on-premises and in the cloud, while all other corporate resources are cloaked without granting access to the entire network. This prevents any lateral movements to other network resources while eliminating the risk of network-based attacks. Deployed in less than five minutes, Luminate’s Secure Access Cloud™ is agentless, and provides full visibility of users’ actions as they access corporate resources, as well as real-time governance of these resources. To learn more, visit





About 451 Research

451 Research is a leading information technology research and advisory company focusing on technology innovation and market disruption. More than 100 analysts and consultants provide essential insight to more than 1,000 client organizations globally through a combination of syndicated research and data, advisory and go-to-market services, and live events. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in New York, 451 Research is a division of the 451 Group. Learn more about the 451 Research Firestarters.