Thoma Bravo ups its security game with Exostar buy; Adaptiva, CI Security and Protegrity forge partnerships and release updates to stay ahead of the curve.
PE Firm Thoma Bravo Targets Booming Cybersecurity With Exostar
Thoma Bravo has expanded its presence in the IT and cybersecurity space with the acquisition of Exostar. The buy is intended to bolster Thoma Bravo’s security portfolio. The PE firm is also the proud corporate parent to Sophos, a leader in next-gen cybersecurity. The move will allow Exostar to augment its position in the enterprise software space with their business transaction, risk, collaboration, information, and identity management products. It will also help Exostar in expediting business expansion activities while boosting growth in their client base. The existing 150,000 clients that rely on Exostar’s cloud-based platform are from the aerospace and defense sector, to life sciences and healthcare. A spokesperson for Thoma Bravo deemed the deal to be contingent upon closing conditions and regulatory approvals while the actual terms of the acquisition of the Virginia-based Exostar remain undisclosed.
Adaptiva OneSite Cloud Streamlines Approach to Enterprise Remote Work
To assuage the constraints of remote workOpens a new window environments on networks, and to enable digital transformation efforts of organizations, Adaptiva announced the availability of OneSite Cloud solution. The cloud-based solution facilitates seamless content delivery across multiple mobile endpoint devices, regardless of the device location. OneSite Cloud can come in handy for enterprises seeking to curtail excessive strain on overburdened VPN and WAN/SD-WAN requirements owing to P2P content delivery.
Mark Bowker, Senior Analyst for Mobility and Security at Enterprise Strategy Group said, â€œLegacy remote access technology is failing to meet the needs of today’s dynamic remote work scenarios. Adaptiva is helping businesses eliminate their reliance on VPNs for secure access with a modern approach that aligns with the agility IT requires to deliver a reliable and secure end-user experience.â€
Adaptiva’s OneCloud Suite is Azure compatible and delivers enterprise content to endpoints through the Azure Content Delivery Network, supports UDP and HTTP protocols, allows BYOD or Bring Your Own Device for a consistent cloud-driven remote work experience.
CI Security Leans on SYNNEX Corp for Managed Detection and Response Capabilities
CI Security has partnered with SYNNEX Corporation to leverage the latter’s distribution and integration services for tech-enabled services, in order to make headway in their attempt to grow their channel network across the Americas (United States, Canada, Mexico, China and Latin America) and Japan.
Under the partnership, SYNNEX, as the distributor and a channel program member will be able to utilize CI Security’s Critical Insightâ„¢ MDR solution to serve the security risk monitoring and compliance management needs of their enterprise customers.
SYNNEX will have access to the following services:
- Critical Insightâ„¢ Managed Detection and Response for:
Networks | AWS | Office 365 | Azure
- Log Retention
- Security Assessments
- Penetration Testing
- Vulnerability Scanning
Protegrity Pairs With Snowflake to Add More Teeth to Cloud Security
Protegrity and Snowflake have announced a partnership to extract data-driven insights from user data while ensuring strict privacy compliances are met. The companies have teamed up to enable Protegrity’s data de-identification technology over Snowflake’s cloud data platform.
The focus of this integration is to create and deliver a data analytics platform that not only adheres to the required cloud-data governance and security standards, but also upholds privacy protections protocols of sensitive data such as Personally Identifiable Data and Protected Health Information.
The new solution is available for major public clouds, and can be implemented on a hybrid or multi-cloud infrastructure.