Unified platform extends protection to quickly detect and stop advanced threats
DALLAS and PALO ALTO, Calif. — March 2, 2021 — Armor, a global cloud security and compliance company, today announced new endpoint detection and response (EDR) capabilities delivered with VMware Carbon Black. Armor Anywhere, a trusted cloud security platform, will utilize VMware Carbon Black® Cloud Enterprise EDR™ to extend threat detection and response to end-user devices. Installed in minutes, Armor Anywhere provides unified visibility across hybrid and multi-cloud environments supported by a 24×7 security operations center (SOC).
“Armor is committed to simplifying security and compliance for our customers,” said Ryan Smith, VP of product management, Armor. “Endpoints are prime targets for attacks and enhancing Armor Anywhere with EDR is a natural progression to keep organizations safe. Together with VMware Carbon Black, we will empower our customers with an enterprise-grade solution to help combat threats.”
Armor Anywhere’s EDR delivers next-gen antivirus protection with behavioral anomaly detection, real-time device assessment, and containment. The feature will proactively guard against various threats that plague every industry, including ransomware, fileless and signatureless malware, and behavioral anomalies such as rootkits.
“We are constantly seeing the threat landscape change, creating a challenging dynamic for security teams tasked with detecting and stopping never–before-seen attacks,” said Dan Brodeur, Senior Director of Worldwide Partner Sales, VMware Carbon Black. “Armor Anywhere along with the VMware Carbon Black EDR capabilities will create a powerful cybersecurity solution to help customers better address this challenge with cloud-native endpoint protection.”
According to a recent study commissioned by Forrester, Armor Anywhere simplifies security and compliance with a confirmed ROI of 774%. The addition of EDR is available through partners, resellers, and direct sales.
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Armor is a global cybersecurity software company that simplifies protecting data and applications in private, public, hybrid, or multi-cloud environments. Armor Anywhere provides technology to detect and respond to threats and can be activated in minutes. Armor also helps organizations comply with major regulatory frameworks and controls. Armor combines workload protection, analytics from cloud-native sources, and other security data to provide unparalleled insight into threats facing organizations. Armor’s cybersecurity experts monitor customer environments 24/7/365 and if an attack takes place, helps customers respond quickly and effectively. Armor protects over 1,500 customers in 42 countries. To learn more, visit www.armor.com or follow @armor on Twitter.