RICHARDSON, Texas – Aug. 30, 2016 – The challenges of managing Payment Card Industry (PCI) processes are complex and demanding. To adhere to strict compliance standards and manage corresponding audit procedures, organizations are increasingly seeking to forge partnerships to meet stringent regulatory requirements. In support of this effort, Armor, a leading provider of managed cloud […]
Armor Cloud Security Helps Specialized Healthcare Partners Achieve HITRUST Certification on First Attempt
August 24, 2016
As the healthcare industry continues to be a major cybercrime target, compliance has gained even more significance. HITRUST certification has emerged as the benchmark for healthcare organizations to demonstrate sound security policies and a commitment to patient privacy. Specialized Healthcare Partners (SHP), a preeminent receivables management company that engaged Armor to establish stringent cloud security policies, achieved HITRUST certification on the first attempt, which is only obtained by a small percentage of initial applicants. This certification positions SHP as one of the only companies in its space to have HITRUST recognition.
Armor Named to Inc. Magazine’s 35th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000
August 18, 2016
Inc. magazine today ranked Armor No. 1115 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— its independent small businesses. Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000.
No matter where your sensitive information resides, its security should be a top priority. Armor Anywhere is taking our proven security and compliance posture to those with workloads across public clouds or, within their own IT infrastructure. Network World’s Tim Greene named the solution a ‘Hot Product at Black Hat 2016’.
Black Hat USA 2016: Armor Debuts ‘Armor Anywhere’ to Protect Data across Public, Private and Hybrid Clouds, Internal Infrastructures
August 01, 2016
As growing businesses increasingly rely on public, private and hybrid cloud platforms in addition to internal infrastructures, Armor is launching Armor Anywhere to keep sensitive data safe. With an official debut at Black Hat USA 2016 in Las Vegas from July 30 to August 4, Armor Anywhere provides consistent, affordable and user-friendly managed security, with comprehensive visibility and controls to ensure the protection of workloads, assets and applications.
Health Data Management | July 11, 2016
The healthcare industry has seen many different threats to protected health information over the years, including efforts to sell data, particularly from hacked websites. But this targeting of massive amounts of healthcare information directly relating to patients, such as complete medical records, is a new market for hackers, says Chase Cunningham, PhD, head of research and development at Armor Defense.
Armor Announces New Relationship with Channel Partner Peters & Associates to Help Drive Growth with Cloud Security Solutions
July 11, 2016
Following the launch of its new Global Partner Program, Armor is expanding its roster of market-leading channel partners. The company is aligning with Peters & Associates, a full-service IT consulting, managed IT services and integrated IT solutions provider, to offer both expertise and cloud security solutions.
19 Techniques to Control the Chaos in Data Storage
Computerworld | June 27, 2016
Computerworld’s David Spark asks storage pros, including Armor’s Jim Rexroat, an L3 storage engineer, “How do you increase storage efficiency and reduce storage complexity in the datacenter?” Read what he shared with the publication regarding flash drives and how they allow for much denser storage.
SC Magazine | June 16, 2016
In a recent House subcommittee hearing, private sector executives praised the information-sharing implementation of the Cybersecurity Act of 2015. Armor’s Jeff Schilling spoke with SC Magazine regarding the legislation and the need for greater threat sharing information with security researchers.
June 15, 2016
As a company that serves credit unions, banks and other financial institutions, Akouba’s underwriting platform stores sensitive banking and personal information that requires constant monitoring and assessment. Before launching their business, Akouba analyzed multiple hosting partners. Akouba selected the Armor Complete virtual private cloud (VPC) because of its ability to deliver multiple cybersecurity layers combined with military-grade levels of managed security and service.