SAN JOSE, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Skybox Security, the leading provider of risk analytics for cyber security, today announced a number of new North American channel partners, including: CipherTech, Creative Breakthroughs Inc. (CBI), CR&T, GigaNetworks, Namtek, NuTech and Tevora. Skybox Security’s Channel Program provides value-added resellers (VARs) and system integrators with the industry’s most advanced and effective security risk and compliance solutions.
“The threat landscape today requires organizations to offer solutions that provide deeper insights into possible vulnerabilities, minimizing risk to critical services and intellectual property”
“The threat landscape today requires organizations to offer solutions that provide deeper insights into possible vulnerabilities, minimizing risk to critical services and intellectual property,” said Gidi Cohen, CEO, Skybox Security. “Our resellers and system integrators supplement Skybox’s risk analytics platform with synergetic added-value consulting, integration, and managed services delivered to enterprises and government agencies in North America and worldwide.”
Skybox Security provides a comprehensive platform to automate security management processes such as vulnerability and threat management, and network security management. Skybox solutions leverage an organization’s existing investment in a variety of security tools such as vulnerability scanners, patch management, next-generation firewalls and intrusion prevention (IPS), and security information and event management solutions (SIEM). In fact, Skybox supports more than 70 devices and information sources from 30+ vendors, including Check Point, Cisco, Fortinet, HP, IBM, Juniper, McAfee, Microsoft, Palo Alto Networks, Qualys, RSA, Symantec and VeriSign.
“Skybox’s innovative solutions are exactly what CBI’s customers need to mitigate risk and to stay at the forefront of the fight to eliminate risks of losing proprietary information,” said Steve Barone, CEO of Creative Breakthroughs. “CBI brings only the leading solutions to our customers and our holistic, hands-on approach. Our strategic partnership with Skybox will enhance the offerings available to our clients.”
The Skybox Security solutions portfolio includes:
Vulnerability and Threat Management – a next-generation solution that automates and integrates continuous vulnerability discovery, analysis, and remediation including:
- Skybox Risk Control – The only integrated security management solution that combines vulnerability discovery, automatic risk prioritization, and remediation workflow to effectively reduce cyber risks.
- Skybox Threat Manager – Evaluates the latest threat intelligence against the context of a company’s network, highlighting potential business impacts and automatically prioritizing vital threats.
Network Security Management – provides continuous visibility of the network, and validates that network security devices are configured at all times to ensure security and compliance featuring:
- Skybox Firewall Assurance – Examines firewall rules and configurations automatically to keep firewalls secure, optimized and in policy compliance with minimal effort.
- Skybox Network Assurance – Provides complete visibility of the network topology and fast answers to network device configuration and connectivity questions in minutes.
- Skybox Change Manager – Automates the firewall change management process, by continuously monitoring planned firewall changes.
New Channel Partners
Creative Breakthroughs, Inc. is an innovator and leader in developing and delivering IT advisory services, network security, integration and infrastructure management strategies.
CR&T provides full managed IT services and consulting as well as a complete array of hardware and software solutions. Trained staff provide companies with a localized & remote, complete start-to-finish experience. CR&T’s professional, courteous employees guide organizations through the complexity of technology and take away the headaches and uncertainty.
Namtek’s Governance, Risk Management & Compliance practice solves complex security challenges for some of the most critical assets in the nation. Namtek has carefully prepared a selection of critical security controls and services resulting in the highly effective Assess, Remediate & Monitor (ARM) ™ methodology. Namtek is a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, founded in 2006 and headquartered in Bedford, NH.
GigaNetworks is an Internet Security VAR focusing on strategic planning, system evaluation, implementation, training, and customer support customized to the need of the client. Delivering multi-vendor solutions is their primary differentiation. GigaNetworks develops and brings the best solutions to customers by combining a variety of vendor products. They operate from a philosophy of a client-centric model where a satisfied customer is the number one priority. As a result, GigaNetworks has gained the respect and trust among clients as the reseller to go to for internet security.
NuTech helps businesses with complex data management and processing problems by providing robust software and hardware solutions in a timely manner. NuTech has expanded its focus to a variety of web and database orientated software solutions as well as reasonable hardware solutions for businesses and corporations.
CipherTech, Inc. is a privately held information security services provider focused on delivering security solutions for businesses harnessing the power of Internet communications. CipherTech audits, designs and implements information security solutions in areas of IP networking, firewalls, applications security, risk assessment, traffic monitoring, encryption, redundancy and strong authentication.
Tevora is the nation’s premier management consulting firm specializing in information assurance, governance and compliance services and solutions. Tevora works with some of the world's leading companies, institutions and governments to ensure the safety of their information and their compliance with applicable regulations.
About Skybox Security, Inc.
Skybox Security, Inc. provides the most powerful risk analytics for cyber security, giving security management and operations the tools they need to eliminate attack vectors and safeguard business data and services. Skybox solutions provide a context-aware view of the network and risks that drives effective vulnerability and threat management, firewall management, and continuous compliance monitoring. Organizations in Financial Services, Government, Energy, Defense, Retail, and Telecommunications rely on Skybox Security every day for automated, integrated security management solutions that lower risk exposure and optimize security management processes. For more information visit: www.skyboxsecurity.com.
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