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Cloud Security

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What is Cloud Security?

These solutions secure cloud infrastructure (e.g., containers, microservices), control cloud access, and ensure appropriate cloud configurations and security policies.

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Leaders

Leaders are the most established service providers in the market and possess the breadth to address various customer needs.

See why these companies made it as leaders for Cloud Security. These companies include Lacework and Netskope.

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Lacework

United States / Founded Year: 2015

Lacework delivers a complete security platform for the entire IT infrastructure, from DevOps and orchestration environments to cloud and hybrid workloads. Lacework is designed to self-adapt to the cloud's ever-changing configurations to provide visibility and intrusion detection that helps enterprises keep their data and resources safe.

Key People

Vikram Kapoor, David Hatfield, Jay Parikh, and 2 more

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Netskope

United States / Founded Year: 2012

Netskope offers a security cloud that provides visibility and real-time data and threat protection when accessing cloud services, websites, and private apps from anywhere, on any device. Netskope understands the cloud and takes a data-centric approach that empowers security teams with the right balance of protection and speed they need to secure their digital transformation journey.

Known Customers

Microgaming, Plex

Key People

Lebin Cheng, Krishna Narayanaswamy, Sanjay Beri, and 2 more

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Menlo Security

United States / Founded Year: 2013

Menlo Security protects organizations from cyber attack by eliminating the threat of malware. Menlo Security's Isolation Platform isolates all Web content in the cloud, enabling users to safely interact with websites, links and documents online without compromising security. Its Adaptive Clientless Rendering (ACR) technology deploys within minutes and can scale to provide comprehensive protection across organizations of any size without impacting the user experience.

Known Partners

SASE, Votiro, VMware, and 1 more

Key People

Gautam Altekar, Gideon Avida, David Eckstein, and 1 more

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Wiz

Israel / Founded Year: 2020

Wiz operates as a cloud security company that allows companies to secure their cloud infrastructure at scale. Wiz delivers a contextual risk assessment of a client's cloud with the aims of enabling a reduction in security alerts, a clear action plan, and cloud hygiene at scale.

Key People

Assaf Rappaport, Ami Luttwak, Anthony Belfiore, and 2 more

Highfliers

Highfliers are the most innovative service providers in the market and possess the resources to address evolving customer needs.

See why these companies made it as highfliers for Cloud Security. These companies include .

Outperformers

Outperformers are the most specialized service providers in the market and possess the expertise to address unique customer needs.

See why these companies made it as outperformers for Cloud Security. These companies include Bitglass and Orca Security.

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Bitglass

United States / Founded Year: 2013

Bitglass delivers technologies that allow the network perimeter to deliver total data protection for the enterprise in the cloud, on mobile devices, and anywhere on the Internet. Bitglass's Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) solution provides enterprises with end-to-end data protection from the cloud to the device.On October 11th, 2021, Bitglass was acquired by Forcepoint. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Known Partners

Splunk, CrowdStrike, Zscaler, and 2 more

Known Customers

SYNNEX, Enosys

Key People

B N Nat Kausik, Anurag Kahol, Mike Schuricht, and 1 more

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Orca Security

United States / Founded Year: 2019

Orca Security is a cloud visibility company. Its Orca Cloud Visibility Platform utilizes its SideScanning technology to deliver full-stack visibility into the entire cloud infrastructure and assets.

Known Partners

Katana Technologies, Torq

Key People

Liran Antebi, Wagde Zabit, Ety Hubara, and 2 more

Challengers

Challengers are the most promising service providers in the market and possess the agility to address emerging customer needs.

See why these companies made it as challengers for Cloud Security. These companies include Obsidian Security and CloudKnox.

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Obsidian Security

United States / Founded Year: 2017

Obsidian Security is applying artificial intelligence to enable user security for enterprise hybrid-cloud environments. Obsidian Security was founded in 2017 and is based in Newport Beach, California.

Key People

Glenn Chisholm, Benjamin Johnson, Hasan Imam, and 1 more

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CloudKnox

United States / Founded Year: 2016

CloudKnox delivers a single platform for managing the entire identity privilege lifecycle across hybrid cloud utilizing an Activity-based Authorization model. This approach offers a non-intrusive way to manage identity privileges and protect organizations'​ critical infrastructure from malicious and accidental credential abuse.On July 21, 2021, CloudKnox was acquired by Microsoft. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Key People

Balaji Parimi, Raj Mallempati

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Ermetic

Israel / Founded Year: 2019

Ermetic is a platform for managing user and service permissions across cloud environments.

Key People

Shai Morag, Avi Israel, Michael Dolinsky, and 2 more

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Accurics

United States / Founded Year: 2019

Accurics helps companies secure cloud native infrastructure throughout the DevOps lifecycle and eliminate risk posture drift.On September 13th, 2021, Accurics was acquired by Tenable Network Security at a valuation of $160M.

Key People

om moolchandani, Piyush Sharrma, Sachin Aggarwal

What is Cloud Security?

These solutions secure cloud infrastructure (e.g., containers, microservices), control cloud access, and ensure appropriate cloud configurations and security policies.

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