|By Business Wire||
|June 3, 2014 09:15 AM EDT||
CounterTack, a pioneer in delivering real-time endpoint threat detection, context and visibility around targeted attacks, today announced that it has officially launched the CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program. The CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program will enable worldwide partners to sell CounterTack’s real-time endpoint threat detection and response platform, CounterTack Sentinel to a global customer base.
Recently named a “Cool Vendor” by Gartner, CounterTack delivers unprecedented visibility for enterprise security teams around advanced, persistent attacks, and unparalleled context around malicious endpoint behavior, enabling organizations to make smarter decisions on countering known and unknown threats.
“There’s a substantial need for added visibility within enterprise organizations at the endpoint, in addition to detection technologies at the network and perimeter,” said Mark Jones, CEO, SOS Security, a Forsythe company. “CounterTack is providing a truly different approach to giving security teams an entirely new way to counter adversaries by monitoring endpoint behavior from a position of stealth with Sentinel. As a premiere provider of security solutions, SOS Security joined the CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program so we can offer our global customer base an innovative technology to scale endpoint detection and analysis enterprise-wide.”
By combining stealth technology and Big Data endpoint analysis, CounterTack turns the tables on attackers, helping organizations make better security decisions with real-time, behavioral-based forensic-level analysis, across the enterprise. As a result of joining the program, CounterTack partners will be able to embrace the growing opportunity in the emerging endpoint threat detection and response market.
According to Gartner, “…worldwide endpoint protection platform (enterprise) spending will grow at an estimated 2% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) and will reach $3.5 billion in 2017.”1
“CounterTack is committed to building and nurturing mutually-beneficial, financially-stable and strategic partnerships with every partner and customer,” said Mike Deskewies, Director, Channel Sales, CounterTack. “Our partners understand that as the number of targeted attacks and malicious insider activity at the endpoint increases, the demand for real-time endpoint threat detection and response technology will increase also. Our goal is to deliver an enterprise-class platform to our partners so their customers can benefit from our market-leading behavioral-based, attack detection and forensics to the forefront of IT security.”
The CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program offers partners:
-A dedicated field sales and technical support team
-Joint marketing and demand generation program initiatives funded by CounterTack
-Competitive margin offerings and deal registration
-CounterTack funded and supported Sentinel Proof of Concept’s
For more information on the CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program, please visit: http://www.countertack.com/countertack-partner-program.
CounterTack's real-time endpoint threat detection and response platform, CounterTack Sentinel, delivers unprecedented visibility and context to enterprise security teams around targeted, persistent threats. CounterTack dramatically reduces the impact of advanced attacks, providing real-time, behavioral-based intelligence on attacker activity upon infiltration, so organizations can defend their business leveraging Sentinel's contextual attack evidence for a rapid, prioritized response.
By combining 'stealthware' technology and Big Data analytics, CounterTack turns the tables on attackers, giving security teams and incident responders an advantage over their adversaries to make better security decisions with real-time, automated, forensic-level analysis. CounterTack is revolutionizing how companies defend their endpoints -- across the enterprise.
About SOS Security:
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, SOS Security, a Forsythe Company, is a premier provider of information security products and solutions. Since its inception in 2001, SOS Security has grown exponentially to establish its position as an expert source of security consulting, architecture and services. Customers choose SOS Security to intelligently manage risk, maintain compliance, accelerate, and protect their business from evolving threats. SOS Security has extensive relationships with leading security manufacturers in the marketplace today, which it leverages in order to architect complete security solutions for its customers. SOS Security is focused on meeting the client’s business needs by providing the tools, knowledge, and services needed to get the job done. From initial analysis to implementation, verification to staff training, SOS Security enhances network security and performance through customized, business-focused solutions. For more information visit: www.securesos.com
To learn more, visit www.countertack.com.
1 Calculations performed by CounterTack based on Gartner, Forecast Overview: Information Security, Worldwide 4Q13 Update, March 13, 2014, Ruggero Contu, Christian Canales, Lawrence Pingree.