DisruptOps recognized for providing automated guardrails for multi-cloud infrastructures through its security operations platform.
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – February 5, 2019 – DisruptOps today has been named one of 10 finalists for the RSA® Conference 2019 Innovation Sandbox Contest for its work in automating cloud management. On Monday, March 4, DisruptOps will present its cybersecurity technology to a panel of industry veteran judges and a live audience in a three-minute quick-pitch and Q&A, competing for the coveted title of “Most Innovative Start Up” at RSA Conference 2019 in San Francisco. In the past five years alone, the contest’s top 10 finalists have collectively seen 14 acquisitions and have received over $2 billion in investments.
RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest is the leading platform for entrepreneurial cybersecurity companies to launch their ground-breaking research and innovation in front of venture capitalists, industry experts, senior level business practitioners and thought leaders. The event gives startups visibility and validation that turn into rapid growth and increased funding year after year.
“Every year our expectations are blown out of the water by the ideas presented at the RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest, and this year was no exception,” said Sandra Toms, Vice President and Curator of RSA Conference. “The cybersecurity industry needs the bold, bright and innovative ideas being developed by these start ups today more than ever. I applaud this year’s finalists on their amazing work and dedication to making our world more secure, and I’m looking forward to seeing the impact they’ll make at RSA Conference and beyond.”
DisruptOps’ Security Operations Platform automates the monitoring and control of cloud infrastructure to ensure consistent and secure configurations by enforcing policy guardrails. Through the continuous assessment and enforcement of security, operational and economic guardrails, enterprises can realize the benefits offered by cloud computing while maintaining operational control.
“Cloud computing fosters speed, agility, and innovation, but also creates complexity and inconsistency as adoption scales, causing enterprises to struggle with enforcing security controls,” said Jody Brazil, CEO of DisruptOps. “Our Security Operations Platform enforces configuration guardrails ensuring consistency and security without sacrificing the speed and agility cloud affords development teams.”
Doors will open to the RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest at 1:30 p.m. PT on March 4 at the Marriott Marquis in the Yerba Buena Ballroom. The winner will be announced in front of a live audience later that day at 4:30 p.m. PT. Dr. Herbert (Hugh) Thompson returns to emcee the contest, and the panel of five judges includes Asheem Chandna, Partner, Greylock Partners; Patrick Heim, Operating Partner and Chief Information Security Officer, ClearSky; Niloofar Razi Howe, Cybersecurity Entrepreneur and Investor; Shlomo Kramer, CEO and Co-Founder, Cato Networks; and Richard Seiersen, CISO, Author and Advisor.
More information regarding RSA Conference 2019, taking place at the Moscone Center and the Marriott Marquis in San Francisco from March 4-8, can be found at: www.rsaconference.com.
DisruptOps automates the monitoring and control of cloud infrastructure to ensure consistent and secure configurations with policy guardrails. These guardrails are based on standards and best practices developed with industry leaders, such as the Cloud Security Alliance, along with the experience of thousands of enterprise customers. Through the continuous assessment and enforcement of security, operational and economic guardrails, enterprises can realize the benefits of agility, speed, and innovation offered by cloud computing while maintaining operational control. For more information on automating cloud management procedures, visit www.disruptops.com.
About RSA Conference
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