CloudPassage's new financing will be used to expand sales and marketing to meet increasing demand from enterprises seeking to secure their public, private and hybrid cloud environments. The round brings CloudPassage's total capital raised to
"Security continues to be the number one barrier to cloud adoption, but legacy security tools haven't been able to adapt to address these concerns," said
Halo®, CloudPassage's security automation platform purpose-built for the cloud, delivers security and compliance for large-scale, distributed environments. Halo was built to be flexible, lightweight and fast to deploy and scale, regardless of the environment. Halo also integrates with leading cloud and security technologies such as VMware, Rackspace, Amazon Web Services, RightScale, Splunk and HP ArcSight, among others.
"Cloud security will be a multi-billion dollar market in just a few short years, and CloudPassage has an amazing first-mover advantage," said
CloudPassage currently protects more than 400 production cloud application deployments, including a number of Fortune 1000 enterprises, and automates security for more than 10,000 new cloud workload instances each month.
"The combination of agility and immediate scalability make cloud infrastructure a powerful strategy that is being rapidly adopted in every industry. These same characteristics create complexity for security and compliance. Halo was built to be as scalable, automated and agile as the cloud itself," said
CloudPassage is the leading Software Defined Security (SDSec) company and creator of Halo, the industry's first and only security and compliance platform purpose-built for elastic cloud environments. Halo's patented architecture operates seamlessly across any mix of software-defined data center, public cloud, and even hardware infrastructure. Industry-leading enterprises trust Halo to protect their cloud and software-defined datacenter environments. Headquartered in
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