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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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The Five Points of a Cloud-Native Architecture

Transforming Network Infrastructure | September 08, 2017

Armor VP of Product Management Flavio Andrade writes in his most recent blog comparing cloud-native architecture to the Le Corbusier’s five points of architecture. “This basic principle is conspicuously like the nature of cloud architecture: distributed systems that can be moved across pieces of infrastructure (decoupling) so they can be scaled to fit its users’ needs,” said Andrade. Read the Transforming Network Infrastructure article to learn more on the five comparisons made. 

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Amazon Web Services: 3 Steps to Partnering Success

Channel Partners Online | August 30, 2017

It’s no secret that Amazon Web Services is a giant and can appear to be difficult for partners to navigate. Armor’s Bill Gauthier shares three tips to partner success in his most recent Channel Partner blog. “AWS is a very transactional company that has co-selling deals with many channel mainstays,” said Gauthier. “As with any partnership, however, you need to start with fundamental planning, assign the right resources, and then execute well.”

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Armor Selected by Red Virtual Administration Services to Secure Confidential Cloud-based Data

August 23, 2017

DALLAS – August 23, 2017 – Organizations that fall victim to breaches suffer not only a reduction in overall value but also brand reputation. Armor, The First Totally Secure Cloud Company™, announced today that it will be applying its proven cloud security solution to the highly sensitive customer information of Red Virtual Administration Services (RedVAS), […]

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Top 10 Security Challenges for 2017

SC Magazine | August 17, 2017

Armor CSO Jeff Schilling predicts more tools are to come from the Shadow Brokers in the remainder of 2017. He warns SC Magazine readers, “Expect more to come.”

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Armor Brings Home the Gold in the 9th Annual Golden Bridge Award® for Innovations in Technology

August 16, 2017

DALLAS – August 16, 2017 – Armor, The First Totally Secure Cloud Company™, has earned Gold status in the Golden Bridge Awards® for Armor Anywhere in the “Innovations in Technology” category. The Golden Bridge Awards program recognizes a variety of operational areas from organizational performance, innovations, products and services to executives, management teams, best deployments […]

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When Shifting To The Cloud Offers More Security

Forbes | August 15, 2017

In his most recent blog, Armor CSO and Forbes Technology Council member Jeff Schilling educates on leveraging the cloud to develop a strong defensive position to thwart increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks. “Having the ability to shrink an attack surface to focus on protecting the most critical assets is a huge bonus that the cloud is ideal for,” said Schilling. “And leadership executives from the boardroom to the data center would be well-served to realize its game-changing ability.”

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Uptick in Malware Targets the Banking Community

Dark Reading | August 09, 2017

A number of recent attacks, using tactics old and new, have made off with an astonishing amount of money. Senior Ethical Hacker Geoffrey Pamerleau discusses what financial institutions can do to defend themselves in his recent Dark Reading blog. 

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