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STT Connect and Armor Partner to Deliver End-to-end Secure Cloud Solutions in the Asia Pacific

November 09, 2017

   New partnership to add trusted security solutions to private, public and hybrid environments   SINGAPORE / DALLAS – 8 November 2017 – ST Telemedia Connect (STT Connect), a Singapore-based private cloud provider and US-headquartered Armor announced today a partnership to offer end-to-end secure cloud solutions in the Asia Pacific, the fastest growing market for […]

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Armor Chief Security Officer Jeff Schilling Delivers Keynote at University of North Texas Cyber Security Summit

October 27, 2017

DALLAS – Oct. 27, 2017 – The University of North Texas College of Engineering – the only program in the U.S. to be federally certified by the National Security Agency as a Center for Academic Excellence in information assurance, education and research and cyber defense research – hosts its Cybersecurity Summit today, Oct. 27, at […]

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MyVitalz™ Strengthens Cloud Posture with Armor Managed Security Solution

October 25, 2017

Solution improvements streamline functionality and management   DALLAS – Oct. 25, 2017 – Armor has announced that it has further strengthened cloud security for MyVitalz™, a cloud-based in-home medical monitoring solution provider that improves care and reduces costs. A customer since 2013, MyVitalz is now transitioning to the latest version of Armor’s dynamic security solution […]

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Two become one – IT security best practice in healthcare consolidations

Becker's Hospital | October 13, 2017

The healthcare industry is experiencing a rapid increase in acquisitions, often resulting in the overlapping of several disparate systems that quickly become a security risk. Armor CISO Kurt Hagerman discusses what needs to be done during the consolidation process that will keep security top of mind. 

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DevOpsSec: A Big Step in Cloud Application Security

Dark Reading | October 13, 2017

In his years of experience within cyber security industry, Armor CSO Jeff Schilling has come to fully believe that the cloud is a better security option for applications. In his most recent Dark Reading blog, he discusses the emerging of DevOpsSec that could be on track to make the cloud even more secure. 

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Myth busted: Firewalls and security software help, but they aren’t all you need

Healthcare IT News | September 26, 2017

Hospitals often put too much weight on the latest technology solution, but these “shiny objects” are still being breached. “The issue is that the security market is broken — and not just the security startups,” said Kurt Hagerman, chief information security firm for Armor. “All of the solutions get over-marketed as the silver bullet, as able to protect and keep the bad guys at bay.” Learn more in Healthcare IT News’ latest article. 

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Building A Strong Foundation: How Network Architecture Dictates IT Security

Forbes | September 22, 2017

Forbes Technology Council Member and Armor CSO Jeffery Schilling discusses two high-level architecture principles – segmentation and lateral movement – in his most recent Forbes piece.  “In my discussions with CIOs and CISOs about security challenges, many describe their networks as a jelly doughnut: hard outer shell but gooey in the center,” said Schilling. “Another common description is “my network is flat — very flat.” If this sounds familiar, these issues must be addressed prior to making significant investments in security tools and solutions.”

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Top 10 most desired traits for cybersecurity job candidates

SC Magazine | September 19, 2017

Organizations looking to  hire cybersecurity talent know all too well the challenge. Founder and CEO Chris Drake talks to SC Magazine’s Doug Olenick about the intangible characteristics he looks for in candidates. To learn what he listed when it comes to cerebral, instinctive and emotional traits stand out at Armor.  

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Armor Honored with “Cloud Based Network Security Solution of the Year” by CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards

September 13, 2017

DALLAS, Sept. 13, 2017 – Armor, The First Totally Secure Cloud Company™, today announced that it has been selected as winner of the “Cloud Based Network Security Solution of the Year” award from CyberSecurity Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global information security market. “The cloud and security […]

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Cloud and Web Hosting Industry Trends in Private Equity Investment

WHIR | September 11, 2017

In April 2017, Armor received $89M in funding from STT. WHIR takes a look at the maturing cloud computing markets and organizations, like Armor, who are experiencing success at raising funds. 

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