Lacework, the cloud security platform for enterprise innovation, today announced important funding and leadership changes that will help the company capitalize on its current momentum in delivering DevOps and workload security for cloud, container, and hybrid environments. Lacework is receiving $42 million from Sutter Hill Ventures and Liberty Global Ventures, and has hired cloud security veteran, Andy Byron, as President to run all go-to-market functions. Additionally, the company has added two new board members, Mike Speiser, partner at Sutter Hill Ventures, and John McMahon, cloud industry veteran and current Snowflake board member.
StackRox, the leader in security for containers and Kubernetes, today announced the availability of the StackRox App for the Sumo Logic Continuous Intelligence Platform. The StackRox App, available in the Sumo Logic App Catalog, provides customers with critical insights into misconfigurations and security events for their container and Kubernetes environments directly within their Sumo Logic Dashboard. Security teams can view StackRox data regarding vulnerabilities, misconfigurations, runtime threats, and other policy violations within Sumo Logic and streamline their remediation efforts.
DivvyCloud announced a new channel partner program designed to broaden the company's global footprint and help meet the demand for its solution. The program is launching with inaugural partners Trace3, Slalom, Optiv, BigCo. SmallCo., Cloud49, ThunderCat Technology, and World Wide Technology. All were selected for their digital transformation and cloud security competency, positive reputations and respectability in the IT industry, and their commitment to helping customers use cloud and container services to achieve innovation without loss of control.
VMBlog speaks with Bitdefender during Citrix Synergy 2019 in Atlanta, GA.
Through its deep Citrix integration, Bitdefender Security for Virtualized Environments enables organizations to deploy consistent security throughout their entire Citrix infrastructure, onto any Windows, Linux, web and SaaS applications or full virtual desktops from any cloud-public, on premises or hybrid - all under a single management console.
Bitdefender HVI was designed to work directly with Citrix's Direct Inspect APIs, perfectly integrating Citrix XenServer to secure any and all virtual workloads. It is an ideal solution to protect XenApp and XenDesktop from threats associated with targeted attacks, while maintaining workload performance and easy management.
Bitdefender Browser Isolation is a perfect fit for Citrix XenApp customers who are publishing browsers, but have not yet found a way to secure them properly. Bitdefender secures browsers isolated via XenApp (now Citrix Virtual Apps).
With so many vendors exhibiting at Citrix Synergy this year, how do you know which booths to visit and who to get on your busy schedule? VMblog has been following Bitdefender for many years now, visiting with them at trade shows like Citrix Synergy and VMworld, and always walking away impressed after learning something new. The company is a global cybersecurity leader, protecting over 500 million systems across 150 countries. And you are going to want to visit them and check out their Hypervisor Introspection and GravityZone Security technologies, but VMblog is also very interested to see what they are doing with Bitdefender Browser Isolation this year.
Read this exclusive pre-show interview between VMblog and Bitdefender to learn what the company has planned for the upcoming Synergy 2019 event.
KubeCon 2018 is shaping up to be a fantastic event! And the number of sponsoring vendors at this year's show is impressive. One of the companies on VMblog's MUST SEE list this year is Lacework. They are the industry's first solution to bring automation, speed, and scale to cloud security enabling enterprises to safely innovate fast in the cloud. Unlike conventional security tools built for static datacenters, Lacework is designed to self-adapt to the cloud ever-changing configuration and workloads.
Read this exclusive pre-show interview between VMblog and Lacework to learn what they have planned for the upcoming KubeCon North America 2018 event and why you need to visit their booth.
KubeCon 2018 is shaping up to be a fantastic event! And the number of sponsoring vendors at this year's show is impressive. One of the companies on VMblog's MUST SEE list this year is StackRox. The company is a proven leader in security for containerized, cloud-native applications. StackRox is unique in that it leverages run-time data to proactively identify security risks earlier in the container life cycle and protects against key orchestrator-based threats; and, they seamlessly reduce the attack surface throughout the container lifecycle to provide customers with an unmatched level of security against emerging container-based threats.
Read this exclusive pre-show interview between VMblog and StackRox to learn what they have planned for the upcoming KubeCon North America 2018 event and why you need to visit their booth.
DockerCon 2018 is quickly approaching, June 12-15, and takes place at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. One of the vendors exhibiting this year is NeuVector, and you are definitely going to want to visit them at their booth to learn more! NeuVector is the leader in Kubernetes security and delivers the first and only multi-vector container firewall. Get them on your must see list at the show.
Read this exclusive pre-show interview with NeuVector to learn what they have planned for the upcoming DockerCon 2018 event.
VMBlog visits the Bitdefender booth during Citrix Synergy 2018 in Anaheim, CA. Andra Cazacu, Sr. Product Marketing Manager at Bitdefender talks about the company and how they fit into the Citrix ecosystem then Laurentiu Odoleanu, Sr. Product Manager gives a demo showing how Bitdefender works.
With so many vendors exhibiting at Citrix Synergy this year, how do you know which booths to visit and who to get on your busy schedule? One of the companies on VMblog's list this year is Bitdefender. VMblog recently conducted a video interview with the company ahead of the 2018 RSA Conference. Citrix Synergy attendees are going to want to see and learn more about GravityZone Datacenter Security while at Synergy.
Read this exclusive pre-show interview with Bitdefender to learn what they have planned for the upcoming Synergy 2018 event.