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Zerto Partners with Industry’s Biggest Players in New BC/DR Technical Alliances Program

Written by David Marshall

Zerto, a leading provider of cloud IT resilience solutions, introduced its new technical alliances program, which will join together global technology companies to bring hybrid cloud and business continuity/disaster recovery (BC/DR) solutions to market. This program extends the already successful Zerto Alliance Partner (ZAP) Program to tech companies in order to equip them with the tools and resources to foster growth in a mutual customer base.

Early members of the ZAP Technical Alliance Program include Microsoft, AWS, IBM, HPE, Nutanix, Pure Storage, Quantum Corporation, Nimble Storage, ExaGrid, Infinidat, Kaminario, Pivot3, Tegile, Embotics and Turbonomics.

“Zerto’s solution for Microsoft Azure not only provides our customers with the BC/DR and hybrid cloud capabilities they need, but the coordinated go-to-market activities will help bring innovative products to market to help enterprises garner more value from their IT investments,” said Feliz Montpellier, Worldwide Leader, Global ISV Alliances, Microsoft.
 

CloudLock and CDW Form Strategic Alliance With Cloud Cybersecurity and CASB Solutions

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CloudLock, the leading provider of Cloud Access Security Brokerage (CASB) and Cybersecurity-as-a-Service solutions, today announced it signed a strategic alliance with CDW, a leading provider of integrated information technology solutions. CDW will join the CloudLock Partner Program as a Premier Reseller, offering the CloudLock cybersecurity fabric to CDW customers.

As the market for multi-cloud solutions continues to increase in adoption, the partnership bridges the gap for small and large organizations across industries ranging from government and education to healthcare. Based on analysis across 10 million users, 1 billion files and over 91,000 applications, CloudLock CyberLab found 1 percent of users are responsible for 75 percent of risk. With this partnership, their mutual customers can enable secure cloud adoption and data loss protection in a comprehensive solution by accessing CloudLock's real-time, cloud cybersecurity-as-a-service offering.

GreenSQL Joins Cloud Security Alliance

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GreenSQL, the leader in database security and compliance solutions for the cloud, today announced that it has joined the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within Cloud Computing, and to provide education on the uses of Cloud Computing to help secure all other forms of computing. GreenSQL is a powerful “database firewall” and compliance solution that adds important security and auditing functionality to cloud-hosted and on-premises databases.

GreenSQL helps protect customers from SQL injection attacks and enables organizations to secure sensitive information (e.g., SSNs, credit card numbers, e-mails and passwords) from unauthorized database access, enforce separation-of-duties, mask sensitive data, monitor and audit data access and meet regulatory compliance requirements...

Software Analytics Company New Relic Joins Cloud Security Alliance

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Software analytics company New Relic today announced that it has joined the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), a not-for-profit organization working to establish and promote best practices and education for security assurance in the cloud computing industry with industry leading members such as Google, Amazon Web Services, Salesforce.com and Box among many others. As a pure SaaS application performance management (APM) solution provider, New Relic is promoting industry transparency and customer visibility into the security practices. Customers can download the CSA's STAR report that documents New Relic's network and application security controls.

The CSA membership is only the latest security advancement New Relic has taken to assure the security of its network and its service for its over 200,000 users. Not only is New Relic hosted in a secure tier 3 SSAE-16 certified data center, but it has also undergone and completed a comprehensive SOC 2 Type II audit for three consecutive years...

Five9 Joins Cloud Security Alliance to Promote Best Practices for Providing Security Assurance Within Cloud Computing

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Five9, Inc., a leading provider of cloud contact center software, today announced that it has joined the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within cloud computing, and to provide education on the uses of cloud computing to help secure all other forms of computing. As a member of CSA, Five9 collaborates with other industry leading companies, such as Microsoft, Dropbox, Box, Google, Salesforce and Workday to develop and apply best practices in cloud security.

"The leadership role CSA has in advocating for cloud security aligns with our mission at Five9 to be at the forefront of information security for the cloud contact center. We look forward to sharing knowledge with the other CSA members on industry best practices for effectively safeguarding our customers' data." – Scott Welch, executive vice president, cloud operations, Five9...

BrightLine Joins Cloud Security Alliance as Corporate Member

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BrightLine CPAs & Associates, Inc., a leading provider of compliance and attestation reporting services, is pleased to announce that it has joined the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) as a Corporate Member. The CSA is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within cloud computing, and to provide education on the use of cloud computing to help secure all other forms of computing.

While multiple BrightLine professionals have already assisted in research efforts with the CSA, the corporate membership allows BrightLine to join the steering committee for Security, Trust & Assurance Registry (STAR) certification and attestation. The CSA STAR certification is a rigorous third party independent assessment of the security of a cloud service provider (CSP). The technology-neutral certification leverages the management system requirements of the ISO/IEC 27001 standard with the CSA CCM, a specified set of criteria across multiple control domains specific to issues that are critical to cloud security. Additionally, the STAR attestation program leverages the AICPA SOC 2 framework, under attestation standard AT 101...

A Focus on Cloud Security

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CradlePoint, www.cradlepoint.com, announced it has joined the CSA (Cloud Security Alliance). CSA is a not-for-profit organization to promote the use of best practices for security within cloud computing. CradlePoint’s participation within the alliance aligns its cloud-based management solution, Enterprise Cloud Manager, with an industry-accepted framework.

Cloud computing is changing the way organizations support distributed enterprises and improve operations. CradlePoint’s enterprise customers have turned to its Enterprise Cloud Manager to deploy, monitor, and manage their networks since the company delivered the first certified 4G/LTE networking solution. Focused on distributed enterprises, CradlePoint hired industry security veteran, Kent Woodruff as CSO, and adopted a number of industry standards that are a part of the CSA Cloud Control Matrix...

CradlePoint Joins Cloud Security Alliance

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CradlePoint, the global leader in cloud-managed, 3G/4G networking solutions for distributed enterprises, today announced that it has joined the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA). CSA is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within Cloud Computing. CradlePoint's participation within the alliance provides an additional layer of confidence and aligns its cloud-based management solution, Enterprise Cloud Manager, with an industry-accepted framework.

CradlePoint's Enterprise Cloud Manager will look to the Cloud Security Alliance Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM) as a security framework for the solution. CCM provides fundamental security principles that are aligned to Cloud Security Alliance guidance in 13 distinct domains. The foundation of the Cloud Controls Matrix was built based on industry-accepted security standards, regulations, and control frameworks. The CCM provides the needed structure, detail and clarity relating to information security tailored to the evolving cloud industry...