St. Pete tech firm gets industry recognition
May 13, 2021 - Spirion, a St. Petersburg-based data privacy company, was recognized as a pioneer within the data discovery market in a new report from International Data Corp., a company that provides market intelligence and advice for the tech industry. The IDC MarketScape report said Spirion can not only scan and identify personally identifiable information such as social security numbers and credit cards, but also health-related information. The report also highlighted Spirion's ability to discover sensitive data with 98 percent accuracy. The IDC MarketScape report evaluated 11 vendors and called Spirion a "major player" in the field, a news release said.