ForgeRock Wins Gold for Innovative Software in CEO World Awards 2014

SAN FRANCISCO – Dec. 17, 2014 – ForgeRock® Inc., the leading open platform provider of Identity Relationship Management (IRM) solutions, has been named a gold winner in the prestigious CEO World Awards in the “Upgrades and Innovations of the Year – Enterprise Software” category. The annual CEO World Awards program encompasses the world’s best in leadership, innovation, organizational performance, new products and services, CEO case studies, and customer satisfaction programs from every major industry in the world. More than 40 judges and 200 CEOs from around the world participated in selecting the winners.

ForgeRock was selected a gold winner based on its ability to enable organizations to play a more powerful role in the online economy – by speeding IT service delivery and helping them better understand and manage the relationships among people, devices, services and things. ForgeRock Identity Platform™ provides cutting-edge features and tools to help businesses better secure customer identities and deliver personalized services and products.

“We love hearing feedback from enterprise and government organizations that say ForgeRock Identity Platform helps them strengthen their most valuable asset: customer relationships,” said Mike Ellis, chief executive officer at ForgeRock. “This award reaffirms our commitment to deliver a powerful identity platform that helps organizations eliminate business silos, create a single view of the end customer and quickly roll out new services to any application, device or thing – capabilities that are so critical in today’s digital business world.”

ForgeRock has transformed Identity and Access Management (IAM) from an internal, employee-centric technology to an external, customer-centric platform focused on building relationships with any population across any device or Internet of Things (IoT). The ForgeRock Identity Platform offers the only open, scalable, unified identity relationship management platform in the market that can deliver identity to anyone and anything connected online.  ForgeRock counts many Fortune 2000 and government agencies worldwide as its customers. It supports more than half a billion customers, partners, devices and things (IoT).

About CEO World Awards

CEO World Awards are an annual industry and peers recognition program honoring CEOs and companies of all types and sizes in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific region, and Latin America. The Annual CEO World Awards is part of the SVUS Awards recognition program from Silicon Valley in the USA which also includes Consumer World Awards, Customer Sales and Service World Awards, Golden Bridge Awards, Globee Fastest Growing Private Companies Awards, Info Security’s Global Excellence Awards, Network Products Guide’s IT World Awards, Pillar Employee Recognition World Awards, PR World Awards, and Women World Awards. Learn more about The CEO World Awards at

About ForgeRock

ForgeRock®, one of the fastest growing identity vendors in the world, provides the leading open identity platform for ensuring your customers are at the center of everything digital — whether it be through a laptop, mobile phone, tablet, connected car, healthcare wearable, connected home device or the next great connected innovation. The ForgeRock Identity Platform powers solutions for many of the world’s largest companies and government organizations. Founded in 2010, ForgeRock’s leadership team brings decades of experience in the software industry and includes open source icons and innovators, with investors from some of the leading global venture capital firms including Accel Partners, Foundation Capital, and Meritech Capital. For more information and free downloads, visit or follow ForgeRock on Twitter at