Recognized among private companies with tremendous momentum in Q4 2016
RICHARDSON, Texas – Jan. 24, 2017 – Armor, a leading provider of managed cloud security, has been named by Momentum Partners, an advisor and dealmaker in cybersecurity, to Momentum’s Watch List: Q4 2016. Each quarter Momentum identifies ten companies after carefully weighing feedback from their industry network and considering a variety of growth and innovation factors.
“Last year was significant in terms of expanding our product set to encompass an offering that would help our customers fulfill their shared security obligation on public cloud platforms,” said Jared Day, president, Armor. “In addition to our secure hosting offering, we now provide a comprehensive approach to protecting a variety of cloud and virtualized environments. Being included in this list reinforces Armor’s strategic direction and we look forward to sustaining and accelerating this momentum even further as we enter 2017.”
The innovation of Armor’s solutions and leadership vision were primary drivers for this recognition. Armor Anywhere is a solution that delivers managed protection, detection and response for cloud platforms, including AWS© and Azure©, in addition to private and hybrid clouds, and on-premise infrastructure. For organizations that store and manage highly-sensitive information, Armor Complete, is a secure hosting virtual private cloud solution that offers advanced threat protection and defense within a closed-loop system fully managed by a seasoned security operations team. The HIPAA and PCI compliant solutions were developed through 200+ years of collective military cyber security experience.
“Our watch list is comprised of companies that demonstrate tremendous momentum and innovation,” said Eric McAlpine, Momentum’s managing partner. “Organizations such as Armor reflect these qualities, and we will continue to monitor their progress and growth in cloud security.”
About Momentum Partners
Momentum Partners is based in Silicon Valley and provides strategic and financial advisory services to Founders/CEOs and their Boards in cybersecurity. The firm employs a high-touch advisory model suitable for both the unique needs of earlier stage entrepreneurs and the complexity of later stage endeavors – Series A to Exit. Advisors and dealmakers in cybersecurity for the past two decades, Momentum’s senior professionals have closed over 200 transactions around the globe totaling over $200 billion in total value. Securities are offered through Momentum Capital Markets, LLC, a division of Financial Telesis Inc. Member FINRA/SIPC.
The leader in active cyber defense, Armor offers customer-centric security outcomes for retail and eCommerce enterprises, healthcare organizations, payment leaders and financial institutions. Armor protects highly sensitive data for the most security-conscious companies in the world. With its proven cyber security approach and proprietary cloud infrastructure built specifically for security, compliance and performance, responsible businesses choose Armor to reduce their risk. For more information, visit armor.com, call 1-844-682-2858 or follow @armor.