Industry experts from Juniper, Palo Alto Networks and Sears join vArmour to fuel growth of its distributed security system

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – May 13th, 2015 - vArmour, the data center security company that transforms how organizations protect their virtualized and cloud assets, today announced the executive appointments of three industry leaders who will accelerate the company’s hyper-growth. Dean Hickman-Smith joins the company as senior vice president of field operations, Demetrios (Laz) Lazarikos has been appointed as chief information security officer, and Zhiping Liu has been named head of threat security engineering.

Results show increased Board Room visibility, expanded budgets to combat cyber-attacks and stronger adoption of emerging security vendors and technologies

Mountain View, Calif. and Chicago, Ill. – March 31, 2015 - Blue Lava, a strategic consulting group that helps Fortune 1,000 enterprises assess IT risks and develop internal Information Security (InfoSec) programs, today released findings from their “Third Annual Information Security Survey” of over 300 InfoSec leaders and practitioners. The survey revealed that despite the beginnings of positive change, there are still critical security industry practices that need to be addressed, demonstrating that InfoSec professionals have lost confidence in legacy security solutions that concentrate on perimeter bound data centers.

Former Goldman Sachs Networking CTO and Technology Fellow to drive vArmour vision and execution to Deliver Unprecedented Security to the Data Center

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Feb., 11th, 2015 - vArmour, the data center security company that protects enterprises and service providers from advanced cyber attacks and laterally moving threats, today added another key member to its executive team with Marc Woolward, former Goldman Sachs CTO of Networking and Technology Fellow, joining as Chief Technology Officer. With over 30 years of experience in setting the technology direction and solving mission critical and sophisticated network security challenges including 16 years at Goldman Sachs, Marc Woolward will extend vArmour’s leadership in solving customers’ greatest security concerns in moving to the cloud and software-based computing.

vArmour brings East-West virtual protection to Japanese enterprises with a single security platform

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Dec. 16, 2014 - vArmour, the data center security company that protects enterprises and service providers from advanced cyber attacks and laterally moving threats, has signed a distributor agreement with Tokyo-based Hitachi Solutions Ltd. On Dec. 25, Hitachi Solutions will commence sales of vArmour’s distributed data center security solution, which helps enterprise customers and service providers protect and visualize their new “data defined perimeter,” protecting their data wherever it resides.

SINET 16 Winners Represent Cybersecurity Solution Providers Identifying Cutting-Edge Technologies to Address Emerging Threats and Vulnerabilities

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – Nov. 4, 2014 - vArmour, the data center security company that protects enterprises and service providers from advanced cyber attacks and laterally moving threats, announced today it has been recognized as one of the Top Emerging Cybersecurity companies by SINET, an organization focused on advancing Cybersecurity innovation through public-private collaboration. The annual SINET 16 Innovators list stems from a pool of 180 applicants from around the world; 60 security experts drawn from government, academia and the private sector conduct the two-stage vetting process.

‘Data Defined Perimeter’ solution protects critical assets wherever they reside by giving enterprises and service providers visibility, control and threat defences for the agile data centre

LONDON, UK AND MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Oct. 2, 2014 - Recently surfaced from stealth mode with the world’s first post-cloud, post-virtualisation data centre security solution, vArmour is today formally launching in the EMEA market and will demo its solution at the upcoming IP EXPO event in London on 8th-9th October. With a dedicated focus on protecting global enterprises’ most valuable asset – their data – vArmour brings a unique approach to data centre security. Through an exclusive distribution partnership with Big Technology, a division of Exclusive Networks Group, vArmour offers the UK and pan-EMEA market the only solution that visualises the enterprises’ entire set of data, no matter where it comes from or how it changes.

Three Years in the Making, vArmour Secures the Agile Data Center From Advanced Cyber Attacks in the Cloud, Virtual and Mobile World

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Sept. 16, 2014 – vArmour, the data center security company, today formally unveiled their security solution to protect enterprises and service providers from advanced attackers and laterally moving threats. Built for the cloud world where traditional perimeters have disappeared, vArmour helps global enterprises protect their most valuable asset—their data—wherever it resides. This is the Data Defined Perimeter. By providing visibility, control and threat defense across physical, virtual and cloud applications, vArmour protects enterprises and service providers from the tidal wave of breaches and cyber crime that is estimated to cost the global economy more than $400 billion on an annual basis.*

Stealth-Mode Startup Attracts Security Pioneers with Vision, Plan for Powerful, New Enterprise Data Protection

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - July 9, 2014 - vArmour, a stealth security company designed to protect the new data defined perimeter for enterprises, today added more firepower to its board with the appointments of Lane Bess and Dave Stevens, who also join as investors. With a combined 60 years of experience leading and growing security, data center and tech start-ups, including Palo Alto Networks, Brocade and Zscaler, Lane and Dave will help guide vArmour through the high-growth phase the company is experiencing as they disrupt the market and continue to expand their product offerings with a powerful new level of protection for global enterprise data.

Appointments of Hideki Harada, Japan GM, Adam Winter, European Sales Director and Keith Stewart, VP of Products, fuels growth for stealth-mode security startup

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – July 22, 2014 – New offices and key players make their appearance as vArmour, a stealth security company designed to protect the new data defined perimeter for enterprises, continues its global expansion. Today, vAmour announced its new expanded offices in EMEA and APAC, along with the appointments of Keith Stewart, VP of Product, based in the U.S., Adam Winter, European sales director and Hideaki Harada, Japan GM.

List Highlights Hottest Tech Startups Impacting the IT Channel, Technology Industry

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - July 21, 2014 - Stealth security company, vArmour, announced today it has been recognized as one of 2014’s hottest emerging technology vendors by CRN, the top news source for solution providers and the IT channel. The annual Emerging Vendors list identifies up-and-coming technology vendors that have introduced innovative new products, creating opportunities for channel partners in North America to create high-margin, cutting-edge solutions for their customers.