Cloud and Bare Metal Security Provider, Illumio, Closes $125 Million Series D Funding

Illumio, an adaptive security company that closed its $100 million Series C financing round in April 2016, has now closed a $125 million Series D funding round led by clients advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management. The new funding round brings Illumio's total funding to $267 million. The new capital will be used to invest in significant global expansion of field sales, marketing and customer support, as well as continued product R&D. … [Read more...]

Barracuda Expands Its Cloud Ready Program With Free Public Cloud Network and Application Security Solutions for AWS and Azure

Barracuda Networks, a global provider of cloud-enabled security and data protection solutions, has expanded its ‘Cloud Ready’ program with a free ‘90-day cloud license’ for Barracuda Web Application Firewall and Barracuda NextGen Firewall on Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud) and Microsoft Azure. These network and application security solutions are available as pay-as-you-go (PAYG) licenses directly through the AWS Marketplace and Azure … [Read more...]

Unified Security Management Company AlienVault Announces Distribution Relationship with Ingram Micro

AlienVault’s Unified Security Management approach would eliminate the complexity and costs of integrating and maintaining multiple point solutions. It includes five core security capabilities, including asset discovery, behavioral monitoring, vulnerability assessment, SIEM, and intrusion detection, for a unified, all-in-one approach to security management and threat detection. Today, AlienVault announced it has entered into a distribution … [Read more...]

Cloud Infrastructure Security Company Dome9 Unveils Channel Program

Dome9 Security, a provider of self-managed cloud security, has announced its channel program - the ‘Dome9 Cloud Protection Partner Program’ - to meet the growing demand for their Dome9 Arc cloud security platform. The Dome9 Arc SaaS platform would allow users to simplify security operations and speed up compliance in their public and multi-cloud environments. As a cloud orchestration solution, Dome9 offers a full range of features and … [Read more...]

CyberArk Announces Cloud Automation Capabilities to Protect Against Advanced Security Threats in Dynamic Cloud Environments

CyberArk, a security company focused on eliminating the most advanced cyber threats, has announced cloud automation capabilities that enable customers to protect against advanced security threats in dynamic cloud environments. Their modular ‘CyberArk Privileged Account Security Solution’ would enable protection of cloud assets at each stage of an organization’s cloud journey. CyberArk’s cloud automation capabilities incorporate the CyberArk … [Read more...]

Microsoft Gold Partner 5nine Software Announces New Azure Security Product Release, 5nine AzSec

5nine Software, a Microsoft Gold Partner and provider of Hyper-V security and management solutions, has announced the release of its new Microsoft Azure security product release, 5nine AzSec. The new release has been designed to simplify and streamline Microsoft Azure firewall rules and logs. 5nine AzSec would be an intuitive application that creates, maintains and manages inbound/outbound traffic rules for virtual machines in Azure. Firewall … [Read more...]

Saviynt Achieves Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud) Security Competency

Saviynt, a provider of Cloud Security and Identity Governance solutions, has announced their attainment of AWS Security Competency. The AWS Competency Program is designed to provide AWS Cloud customers with qualified AWS Partner Network (APN) partners who have demonstrated success in building specialized products and solutions. This achievement would be another validation of Saviynt's ability to deliver advanced compliance and security … [Read more...]

Virtru Receives 2016 Google Cloud Global Partner Award for Solution Innovation

Virtru, a provider of business privacy and data protection to more than 5,000 organizations around the world, has received the Google Cloud Global Partner Award for Solution Innovation. “This award is a testament to the hard work of our team, the strength of our partnership, and the value we’re delivering to Google Cloud customers,” said John Ackerly, CEO and co-founder of Virtru. “We’re honored by this award and excited to continue to expand … [Read more...]

Edge Hosting Now an AWS Partner Network Consulting and Reseller Partner

Edge Hosting, a U.S. provider of managed hosting services based in Baltimore, MD, has demonstrated capability and expertise to meet strict standards to become an AWS Partner Network (APN) Consulting Partner and Channel Reseller. Edge Hosting has demonstrated the capabilities and expertise necessary to meet strict standards to become an APN Consulting Partner. “We are committed to helping companies of all sizes, especially those in highly … [Read more...]

Data Center and Cloud Security Company, vArmour, Announces Its New Distributed Platform

vArmour, a data center and cloud security company located in Mountain View, California, has announced the launch of an enhanced distributed platform that provides a policy-driven segmentation approach for protecting workloads across physical, virtual and cloud environments with unparalleled performance. The company has enhanced the vArmour Distributed Security System (DSS), which is already used by companies worldwide to protect data center … [Read more...]