Blogs about cloud security

What are you really securing - Containers only or your entire cloud?

What are you really securing - Containers only or your entire cloud?


As microservice based applications continue to grow in significance, many organizations are finding themselves in the middle of grassroots efforts to build out new container based environments that are simple, scalable, and secure...
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Creating Success Criteria for Service Providers

Creating Success Criteria for Service Providers

Service providers today face some interesting challenges. Regardless of their size, or which vertical or horizontal segment they see as their dominant market, they still have to meet certain criteria in order to remain competitive...
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Container Security - Not Just About the Image

Container Security - Not Just About the Image

A slightly modified version of this article was published as a byline by EnterpriseTech on 29th November 2016.  A cynic might conclude that “image” has more than a little to do with the phenomenal interest in containers and m...
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Why It’s Time for Security to Change or Die

Why It’s Time for Security to Change or Die

Some could look back and say, what if punk never happened? What did it really do? Why did some people think punk was a university in itself? To me, punk was about unlocking people, values and ideas to do things differently and be ...
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Cloud Security: Incredible New Possibilities

Cloud Security: Incredible New Possibilities

Way back in the 18th century, Ben Franklin said, “Distrust and caution are the parents of security.” That insight is entirely appropriate in the 21st century as companies deliberately and thoughtfully seek to take advantage of the...
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[Video] Why You Need Application-Centric Security in Hyper Converged

[Video] Why You Need Application-Centric Security in Hyper Converged

Since announcing our partnership with HPE earlier this year, we’ve been working together to bring simple and secure hyper converged infrastructure solution to market. A few weeks ago, our CTO Marc Woolward sat down with Sr. Direct...
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Containers and Microservice Security: Are You Ready to Expose Your Application Internals to the Outside World?

Containers and Microservice Security: Are You Ready to Expose Your Application Internals to the Outside World?


I am often asked how the emergence of Containers and Microservices changes the game so far as multi-cloud security is concerned. In some ways, Containers mean MORE of the same - more speed, more scale, more automation, more contro...
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[Video] Head of Infrastructure of Equens on the Importance of Proactive Cloud Security

[Video] Head of Infrastructure of Equens on the Importance of Proactive Cloud Security

Of all the customers I meet, those in financial services are undergoing one of the most significant shifts when it comes to the digitization of their industry, replacing their brick and mortar locations that see hundreds of custom...
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A New Cloud Security Unicorn Will Rise From The Cybersecurity Ashes

A New Cloud Security Unicorn Will Rise From The Cybersecurity Ashes

After a boisterous 2015, 2016 looks gloomy for the cybersecurity industry as the market correction and uncertain macro economic environment set in. Last year, investors on Sand Hill Road poured $3.8 billion into security startups,...
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[Video] 1000 Security Vendor Pitches Later: My Interview with Richard Stiennon

[Video] 1000 Security Vendor Pitches Later: My Interview with Richard Stiennon

At this year’s RSA Conference, I got to spend a little time with longtime friend and industry expert, Richard Stiennon, from IT-Harvest. We talked about why I switched to the “dark side” of security by joining a vendor company and...
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He Who Dares Wins: Meet the New Guard of Security

He Who Dares Wins: Meet the New Guard of Security

In a recent  interview with CNBC , I talked about a changing of the guard that is happening in the security world. It’s becoming clear to everyone that bad guys are out-innovating traditional products…causing many of those se...
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[Video] vArmour In the News - January Recap

[Video] vArmour In the News - January Recap

We kicked off 2016 with coverage in top news publications – from CNBC to the New York Times - of many of our executives and product experts. In this month’s news round-up, watch CEO Tim’s interview on Squawk Box and read VP of Peo...
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[CEO Video]: Why Nutanix and vArmour are a Perfect Fit

[CEO Video]: Why Nutanix and vArmour are a Perfect Fit

Since announcing our partnership with Nutanix last year, we have been working closely together to bring our simple and secure data center and cloud solutions to customers everywhere. As we continue to deepen our relationship ...
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[Video] CIO of John Muir Health on Securing the Digitization of Healthcare

[Video] CIO of John Muir Health on Securing the Digitization of Healthcare

In many of my conversations with our customers in financial services to retail, they talk about the digitization of their industry. Healthcare is no exception to this trend, from actual services provided to electronic patient reco...
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Moving Your Workloads to Amazon Web Services? Secure Them with vArmour

Moving Your Workloads to Amazon Web Services? Secure Them with vArmour


At vArmour, we see more and more enterprises moving applications and workloads of all kinds to public cloud - to increase IT responsiveness and agility while reducing costs. Naturally, these organizations want the scalability...
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vArmour In the News - September Roundup

vArmour In the News - September Roundup

In this month’s news roundup, we are featuring our CEO Tim’s punk rock article in Entrepreneur as well as his recent interview on CNBC Closing Bell, commenting on what the Chinese president’s visit to the US means for internationa...
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