|By Business Wire||
|October 23, 2012 09:05 AM EDT||
Xceedium Inc., the leader of privileged identity and access management solutions for the hybrid cloud, today announced the opening of a new office in Palo Alto, Ca., dedicated to supporting west coast customers. Xceedium will expand the office over the next 12 months as the company continues to sign new customers and develop additional strategic west coast partnerships.
The California team will build on Xceedium’s decade of experience in developing products for large companies and global government agencies that reduce the risks privileged users pose to systems and data. Enterprises recognize the cloud’s potential for transforming their businesses and Xceedium is focused on enabling them to securely transition to hybrid-cloud architectures. Xceedium’s Xsuite™ platform extends Zero Trust security controls across hybrid-cloud environments so that organizations can control access and monitor and audit the activities of privileged users. Xsuite provides a unified policy management capability that enables enterprises to seamlessly manage security for critical infrastructure deployed on-premise, in public or private clouds, or any combination thereof.
“As our business continues to grow we are constantly looking for ways to further solidify our market position,” said Xceedium CEO, Glenn C. Hazard. “Our new Palo Alto office brings us close to our large and rapidly growing west coast customer base and to very important partners in the cloud and virtualization ecosystem. It also enables us to tap into the rich Bay area technology talent pool. ”
Xceedium is the leading provider of privileged identity and access management solutions for hybrid-cloud enterprises. Large companies and global government agencies use Xceedium products to reduce the risks that privileged users and unprotected credentials pose to systems and data. The company’s Xsuite platform enables customers to implement a Zero Trust security model. It vaults privileged account credentials, implements role-based access control and monitors and records privileged user sessions. With unified policy management, Xsuite enables the seamless administration of security controls across systems, whether systems reside in a traditional data center, a private cloud, on public cloud infrastructure or any combination thereof.
Xceedium solutions enable organizations to comply with security and privacy mandates such as: PCI DSS, FISMA, HIPAA and NERC CIP. The company’s products provide industry-leading reliability, availability and scalability, and are the most highly certified products in the market with designations including FIPS 140-2 Level 2, Common Criteria EAL4+ and the U.S. DoD Unified Command Approved Products List (UC/APL). For more information, please visit: www.xceedium.com.