- Vega Cloud and Armor entered a partnership to help secure private and public cloud workloads.
- Merging Armor’s technology with the Vega Platform will bring security and compliance for cloud workloads, endpoints, and networks.
A Liberty Lake-based technology start-up building innovative technology solutions for businesses, Vega Cloud has signed an agreement with Armor, a global cloud security provider. The partnership aims to help optimize security and compliance for both private and public cloud workloads.
Merging Armor’s best-in-class technology with the Vega Platform will bring security and compliance for cloud workloads, endpoints, and networks.
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Explaining Armor Anywhere platform
Product Evangelist at Armor, Ryan Smith, states Armor Anywhere platform is capable enough to provide enterprise-grade unified visibility and cloud security across hybrid and multi-cloud environments supported by a 24×7 security operations center (SOC).
Armor Anywhere is a highly customizable platform that helps address major compliance frameworks, including PCI (Payment Card Industry), HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 /HITRUST (Health Information Trust Alliance.), and GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).
Kris Bliesner, CEO at Vega Cloud, commented: “We see significant value in the cloud security technology provided by Armor. Working with various organizations, primarily in regulated industries, the ability to scan public cloud workloads through the lens of a particular compliance framework like PCI, HIPPA, HITRUST, etc., is extremely important to our partners and customers. In addition, the Armor offering provides remediation recommendations where Vega is able to provide automation workflows where appropriate.”
Ryan Smith, Product Evangelist at Armor Cloud Security, said: “The Armor Anywhere platform is specifically designed to reduce the complexity of cloud security and compliance. It is an honor to have earned the trust of a premier provider like Vega to meet the needs of their end-user base. Our partnership reflects the commitment they have to protecting sensitive data and helping their customers streamline compliance.”