Gartner names Dome9 Security a 'Cool Vendor'
May 19, 2014
Dome9 (News - Alert) Security, a provider of cloud security and compliance SaaS solutions for public and private cloud infrastructure, was recently named a "Cool Vendor in Security for Technology and Service Providers, 2014” by Gartner (News - Alert) Inc.
"We are delighted to be included in the Cool Vendor for Security report by Gartner, and consider it as a validation of our mission to provide the most innovating cloud security solutions. Our diversified Agent-based and Agentless security enforcement platform is proving to be extremely attractive to enterprise CIOs tasked with securing a growing list of private and public cloud infrastructure assets," said Zohar Alon, Dome9's CEO and Co-Founder, "Our partnerships with the world's leading cloud providers, including Amazon Web Services (News - Alert) (AWS), Rackspace, IBM/SoftLayer, HP Cloud, Microsoft Azure and others, are a testament to the breadth of Dome9's security offering and to our ability to empower secure cloud infrastructure adoption."
Dome9 claims that the company makes the cloud security stack manageable, securing cloud servers and making them virtually invisible to hackers. The patent-pending policy automation and security centralization makes it easy to create a simple and scalable front-line defense to secure any server in any cloud. Led by former executives at Check Point, Imperva and Cisco (News - Alert), Dome9 serves hundreds of customers worldwide including some of the leading service providers and enterprises that use Dome9's platform on an ongoing basis to actively secure private, public, and hybrid cloud IaaS environments.
Last year, Dome9 released Dome9 Clarity
, a security visualization tool that allows Amazon Web Services (AWS) users to visualize their security setup and to easily discover misconfigurations, resolve potential security issues, and streamline compliance processes. Dome9 helps empower AWS cloud users to execute the optimal security decision in order to meet their business's goals. And now, with the introduction of Dome9 Clarity (News
), it further provides DevOps, IT and security teams with a detailed visual picture of their allowed traffic paths within Amazon EC2 and Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) security group configurations, and dramatically eases executing changes when needed