Alert Logic

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Alert Logic, Inc
Privately Held
Industry Managed Cloud Security and Compliance Software and Services
Founded April 15, 2002 (2002-04-15), Houston, Texas, U.S.
Founders Misha Govshteyn
Matthew Harkrider
Headquarters Houston, Texas, United States
Area served
Worldwide
Products Cloud Insight, Cloud Defender, Threat Manager, Log Manager, Web Security Manager
Website www.alertlogic.com

Alert Logic is a provider of managed cloud security and compliance solutions delivered in a Software-as-a-Service model.[1] The company was founded in 2002[1] and is headquartered in Houston, Texas with offices in Seattle, Cardiff and London.[1]

Alert Logic uses a security as a service (SaaS) platform to deliver IT network intrusion protection, vulnerability assessment and improved IT compliance for mid-sized businesses and institutions.[2]

Alert Logic is a privately held corporation.

History[edit]

Founded by Misha Govshteyn and Matthew Harkrider.

In August 2006, Dallas-based Hunt Ventures LP led a $5 million round of Series B funding for Alert Logic, which included participation from three other investors: DFJ Mercury of Houston, OCA Venture Partners LLC of Chicago, and Denver-based Access Venture Partners.[3] In 2014, the company opened its European headquarters and data center in Cardiff, Wales.[4][5]

Products[6][edit]

  • Cloud Defender Suite:
    • Threat Manager
    • Log Manager
    • Web Security Manager (Application Firewall)

Services[edit]

  • Activeanalytics
  • Activewatch
  • Activeintelligence

Licensing[edit]

Licensing is based on the number of network nodes and logging needs (retention period and volume).

Users[edit]

Alert Logic is mainly used by Public and Hybrid Cloud Service Providers (CSPs) and on-premises implementations.[7]

Patents[8][edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "About Us - Alert Logic". Retrieved 2015-09-04. 
  2. ^ Matt Hines, eWeek (August 2006). Midmarket Could Push Adoption of Hosted Security Model.
  3. ^ Mary Ann Azevedo, Houston Business Journal, American City Business Journals (July 2006). Security technology firms lock in fresh rounds of funding.
  4. ^ "Cyber security firm Alert Logic opens in Cardiff". BBC News. 22 October 2014. Retrieved 23 October 2014. 
  5. ^ "US technology firm opens European HQ in Cardiff". ITV News. 22 October 2014. Retrieved 23 October 2014. 
  6. ^ "Application Security with Leading-Edge Security-as-a-Service | Alert Logic". Retrieved 2015-09-04. 
  7. ^ "Solutions - Alert Logic". Retrieved 2015-09-04. 
  8. ^ "Patents by Assignee Alert Logic, Inc. - Justia Patents Database". patents.justia.com. Retrieved 2015-09-04. 

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