SAN MATEO, Calif. – Feb. 7, 2017 – AlienVault®, the leading provider of Unified Security Management™ (USM™) and crowdsourced threat intelligence, today announced it has achieved Advanced Technology Partner status in Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN).
AlienVault is one of the first security management providers to achieve this designation from AWS, further validating the strength of its secure and reliable cloud-based security monitoring solution, USM Anywhere.
AlienVault USM Anywhere accelerates and simplifies threat detection, incident response, and compliance management for AWS, on-premises, and hybrid environments. With its AWS sensors natively deployed into your virtual private cloud (VPC), USM Anywhere is a purpose-built solution for securing an organizations ever-changing AWS environment against an evolving threat landscape. The USM Anywhere includes all of the essential security capabilities needed to quickly identify and respond to malicious behavior and insecure configurations in a single platform, including asset discovery, vulnerability assessment, behavioral monitoring, SIEM, and 12-month raw log retention.
“We are honored to have reached Advanced Technology Partner status,” said Andy Johnson, Senior Vice President of Business Development for AlienVault. “We purpose-built USM Anywhere to take full advantage of the AWS architecture, enabling organizations to more quickly detect threats and deliver actionable intelligence to help them better secure their AWS environments. We are also excited about the opportunity to grow our business with AWS and provide our mutual customers with a security solution designed to meet their specific needs in the cloud.”
The APN is the global partner program of AWS, focusing on helping partners build a successful AWS-based business by providing technical, marketing, and go-to-market support. The Advanced designation is the highest status an APN Technology Partner can receive, and demonstrates AlienVault’s continued commitment to bringing additional layers of security to clients seeking to embrace the power of AWS. To reach Advanced status, AWS requires APN members to meet certain criteria, including increased technical validation, a higher number of public client references, and extensive training on AWS and cloud technology. Only a small portion of APN members achieve Advanced Technology status.