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Partner of the Year
EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect, and analyze their most valuable asset—information—in a more agile, trusted, and cost-efficient way.
Learn more at www.EMC.com
Founded in 2005, Box (NYSE: BOX) is transforming the way people and organizations work, so they can achieve their greatest ambitions. As the world's leading enterprise software platform for content collaboration, Box helps business of all sizes - in every industry - securely access and manage their critical information in the cloud. Headquartered in Redwood City, CA, Box has offices across the United States, Europe and Asia. To learn more about Box, visit www.box.com.
Learn more at www.box.com
National Thought Leader
CrowdStrike™ is a leading provider of next-generation endpoint protection, threat intelligence, and pre and post incident response services. CrowdStrike Falcon is the first true Software-as-a- Service (SaaS) based platform for next-generation endpoint protection that detects, prevents, and responds to attacks, at any stage — even malware-free intrusions. Falcon’s patented lightweight endpoint sensor can be deployed to over 100,000 endpoints in hours providing visibility into billions of events in real-time. CrowdStrike operates on a highly scalable subscription-based business model that allows customers the flexibility to use CrowdStrike-as-a-Service to multiply their security team’s effectiveness and expertise with 24/7 endpoint visibility, monitoring, and response
Learn more at www.crowdstrike.com
PhishMe® is the leading provider of phishing mitigation and detection for organizations concerned about human susceptibility to sophisticated cyber attacks. PhishMe's immersive training platform turns employees into an active line of defense by enabling them to identify, report, and mitigate spear phishing, malware, and drive-by threats. A data-driven approach ensures that PhishMe integrates easily into the security technology stack, demonstrating measurable results to help inform an organization's security decision making process. PhishMe's customers include the defense industrial base, critical infrastructure, and Global 1,000 entities that understand changing user security behavior will improve security, aid incident response, and reduce the risk of compromise.
Learn more at www.phishme.com
Businesses, governments and nonprofits of all sizes trust CenturyLink’s integrated portfolio of information technology and cloud solutions to improve their agility and bottom-line performance. Advanced data networking, voice, Internet and data center colocation services are delivered over the company’s high-speed fiber optic network in the U.S and globally. CenturyLink is a global leader in secure, high-performance cloud infrastructure, cloud platform and cloud management services for enterprise workloads. Headquartered in Monroe, La., CenturyLink is an S&P 500 company and is included among the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest corporations.
Learn more at www.centurylink.com/business
Fidelis Cybersecurity protects the world’s most sensitive data by equipping organizations to detect, investigate and stop advanced cyber attacks. Our products, services and proprietary threat intelligence enable customers to proactively face advanced threats and prevent data theft with immediate detection, monitoring and response capabilities. With our Fidelis Network and Fidelis Endpoint, customers can get one step ahead of any attacker before a major breach hits. To learn more about Fidelis Cybersecurity, please visit www.fidelissecurity.com and follow us on Twitter @FidelisCyber
Learn more at www.fidelissecurity.com
FireEye® has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks. These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways. The FireEye platform provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect an organization across the primary threat vectors, including Web, email, and files and across the different stages of an attack life cycle. The core of the FireEye platform is a virtual execution engine, complemented by dynamic threat intelligence, to identify and block cyber attacks in real time. FireEye has over 1,000 customers across more than 40 countries, including over one-third of the Fortune 100.
Learn more at www.fireeye.com
Forcepoint safeguards users, data and networks against the most determined adversaries, from accidental or malicious insider threats to outside attackers, across the entire threat lifecycle. Forcepoint protects data everywhere — in the cloud, on the road, in the office — simplifying compliance and enabling better decision-making and more efficient remediation. Forcepoint empowers organizations to concentrate on what’s most important to them while automating routine security tasks. More than 22,000 organizations around the world rely on Forcepoint. Based in Austin, Texas, with worldwide sales, service, security laboratories and product development, Forcepoint is a joint venture of the Raytheon Company and Vista Equity Partners.
Learn more at www.forcepoint.com
Fortinet, a global provider of IT security, delivers customer-proven solutions providing organizations with the power to protect and control their IT infrastructure. Our customers rely on our purpose-built technologies, integrated solution architecture, and global security intelligence to block external threats and gain precise control of their network, data, and users. With 170,000+ customers in every industry around the world, Fortinet has the broad base of experience necessary to help secure diverse networks, and improve network and business performance.
Fortinet maintains a robust focus on security, and was created with an integrated security vision to increase protection and
control, while optimizing performance, simplifying management and reducing costs. The company pioneered an innovative,
high performance multithread network security platform to address the fundamental problems of ever-evolving, sophisticated
multi-vector IT threat landscape. Fortinet has pursued that vision for the last 14 years and continues to innovate and enrich
its solution portfolio.
Learn more at www.fortinet.com
Innovation is in IBM's DNA, bringing new approaches to clients, the company, and the world at large. Today, IBM is much more than a "hardware, software, services" company. IBM is emerging as a cognitive solutions and cloud platform company. Using Watson-powered technology, IBM is creating new ways of understanding, reasoning, and learning from data to develop businesses that think. And when your business thinks, you can outthink challenges, competitors, limits, and more.
Learn more at www.ibm.com/outthink
LogRhythm, the leader in security intelligence and analytics, empowers organizations around the globe to rapidly detect, respond to and neutralize damaging cyber threats. The company’s patented and award-winning platform uniquely unifies next-generation SIEM, log management, network and endpoint forensics, and advanced security analytics. In addition to protecting customers from the risks associated with cyber threats, LogRhythm provides unparalleled compliance automation and assurance, and enhanced IT intelligence.
Learn more at www.logrhythm.com/
Optiv is the largest holistic pure-play cyber security solutions provider in North America. Our diverse and talented employees are committed to helping businesses, governments and educational institutions plan, build and run successful security programs through the right combination of products, services and solutions related to security program strategy, enterprise risk and consulting, threat and vulnerability management, enterprise incident management, security architecture and implementation, training, identity and access management, and managed security.
Created in 2015 as a result of the Accuvant and FishNet Security merger, Optiv has served more than 12,000 clients of various sizes across multiple industries, offers an extensive geographic footprint, and has premium partnerships with more than 300 of the leading security product manufacturers.
Learn more at www.optiv.com
Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company, leading a new era in cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing cyber breaches for tens of thousands of organizations worldwide. Built with an innovative approach and highly differentiated cyberthreat prevention capabilities, our game-changing security platform delivers security far superior to legacy or point products, safely enables daily business operations, and protects an organization’s most valuable assets.
Learn more at www.paloaltonetworks.com
Saviynt is the leading provider of access and data governance & intelligence solutions across Cloud, Critical Enterprise Applications, and Big Data platforms (e.g. Office 365, Workday, Box, SAP, Epic, SAP HANA, Hadoop, Oracle EBS, PeopleSoft, etc.) Saviynt combines application access management, usage analytics, data access governance, and security & compliance controls to secure enterprise applications & data assets.
Learn more at saviynt.com/
ServiceNow is changing the way people work. With a service-orientation toward the activities, tasks and processes that make up day-to-day work life, we help the modern enterprise operate faster and be more scalable than ever before. Customers use our service model to define, structure and automate the flow of work, removing dependencies on email and spreadsheets to transform the delivery and management of services for the enterprise. ServiceNow provides service management for every department in the enterprise including IT, human resources, facilities, field service and more. We deliver a ‘lights-out, light-speed’ experience through our enterprise cloud — built to manage everything as a service.
Learn more at www.servicenow.com
Splunk Enables Operational Intelligence
Splunk is software used to monitor, report and analyze machine data. This data is generated by all applications, systems and infrastructure - located on-premise or in the cloud. Machine data is massive in scale, unstructured and contains a definitive record of transactions, systems, applications and user activity. It’s also largely unused, trapped in rigid, silo-based systems. Only Splunk lets you capture and analyze real-time and historical machine data in one place, so you can unlock its value.
Learn more at www.splunk.com
Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for human resources and finance. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers human capital management, financial management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest organizations. Hundreds of companies, ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises, have selected Workday.
Learn more at www.workday.com
As the market leader in modern BPM software, Appian delivers a Work Platform that unites users with all their data, processes, and collaborations — in one environment, on any mobile device, through a simple social interface. Appian's Business Process Management (BPM) Suite seamlessly integrates work automation with native mobile and social capabilities. Appian is available on-premise and in the cloud, with complete portability. More than 3.5 million users, from Fortune 100 companies to the mid-market and small businesses worldwide, trust Appian to power their critical business processes.
Learn more at www.appian.com/
Bay Dynamics® is a cyber risk analytics company that helps IT and security executives understand and action their cyber security data. The company’s flagship analytics software, Risk Fabric, automates the process of analyzing security information so that it’s traceable, trustworthy and prioritized. The platform makes cyber risk everyone’s business — from employees to LoBs to the board — and actively engages all parties in measurably reducing it. Bay Dynamics enables some of the world’s largest organizations to understand the state of their cybersecurity posture, including contextual awareness of what their insiders, vendors and bad actors are doing, which is key to effective cyber risk management. For more information, please visit www.baydynamics.com.
Learn more at www.baydynamics.com
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (www.checkpoint.com), is the largest pure-play security vendor globally, provides industry-leading solutions, and protects customers from cyber-attacks with an unmatched catch rate of malware and other types of attacks. Check Point offers a complete security architecture defending enterprises’ networks to mobile devices, in addition to the most comprehensive and intuitive security management. Check Point protects over 100,000 organizations of all sizes. At Check Point, we secure the future.
Learn more at www.checkpoint.com/
Comcast Business Enterprise Solutions is designing, building, implementing and managing solutions for today’s large enterprise. Our advanced Data, Video, and Voice Services, along with our Managed Solutions, give customers enterprise-grade technology from a single provider, on a smarter network. Comcast Business provides 24x7 network monitoring, technical support and maintenance along with dedicated project teams.
Learn more at business.comcast.com/enterprise
Cybereason was founded in 2012 by a team of ex-military cyber security experts to revolutionize detection and response to cyber attacks. The Cybereason Malop Hunting Engine identifies signature and non-signature based attacks using big data, behavioral analytics, and machine learning. The Incident Response console provides security teams with an at-your-fingertip view of the complete attack story, including the attack’s timeline, root cause, adversarial activity and tools, inbound and outbound communication used by the hackers, as well as affected endpoints and users. This eliminates the need for manual investigation and radically reduces response time for security teams. The platform is available as an on premise solution or a cloud-based service. Cybereason is privately held and headquartered in Boston, MA with offices in Tel Aviv, Israel and Tokyo, Japan.
Learn more at www.cybereason.com/
Cylance is revolutionizing cybersecurity with products and services that proactively prevent execution of advanced persistent threats and malware, enabling a level of security that far exceeds the effectiveness of current industry solutions deployed throughout enterprises, government and institutions worldwide. Cylance’s award-winning product, CylancePROTECT™ stops what others don’t, without requiring a cloud connection or frequent updates, all while using a fraction of the system resources associated with antivirus and endpoint security software. Visit www.cylance.com or call 877-973-3336 for more information.
Learn more at www.cylance.com/
Datameer makes big data analytics simple. Datameer gives users a unified, self-service environment to integrate, prepare, analyze, visualize, and operationalize big data analytics. Hundreds of customers, including CIOs, CMOs, CTOs, doctors, scientists, law enforcement officials, and even Olympic athletes all rely on Datameer to help them get from raw data to insight faster than ever. Datameer combines Hadoop’s unlimited storage and compute power with a common spreadsheet interface and powerful functionality, quickly transforming businesses into agile, data-driven organizations.
Learn more at www.datameer.com
Dropbox’s mission is to simplify the way people work together. With more than 500 million users around the world, we’re building the world’s simplest, most powerful collaboration platform.
Learn more at www.dropbox.com/business
FireMon solutions deliver continuous visibility into and control over network security infrastructure, policies and risk. Using the FireMon Security Intelligence Platform, today’s enterprise organizations, government agencies and managed services providers dramatically improve effectiveness of network defenses, optimizing investments and speeding response to changing business demands. Built around a massively scalable engine and distributed data architecture, FireMon Security Manager and the Policy Planner, Policy Optimizer and Risk Analyzer modules empower proactive firewall cleanup, policy change workflow, compliance assessment and IT risk mitigation — providing a closed loop approach to network security infrastructure management while reducing related expenses.
Learn more at www.firemon.com
Gemalto delivers digital security software, devices and services to many of the world's best known businesses and governments. 14,000 employees serve customers in 180 countries including thousands of enterprises, national administrations, mobile operators, financial institutions, transport operators and a vast number of other industries. They use Gemalto’s technology to deliver personal mobile services, payment security, authenticated cloud access, data encryption, border & visa management, software monetization, machine-to-machine applications and much more.
Learn more at www.gemalto.com
Grounded in our work for over 40 years supporting the intelligence community, General Dynamics Commercial Cyber Services enables clients to buy the only meaningful business outcome - security. Our comprehensive, cyber security offerings — Advanced Cyber Security Monitoring, Security Device Management and On-Demand Services — protect your critical I.P. and core business functions.
As part of General Dynamics, we employ a highly skilled and impeccably trained workforce, operating approximately 15 Security Operations Centers (SOCs) and Critical Incident Response Teams (CIRTs) across the world. As an extension to your team, we help you prioritize how to mitigate the total business risk.
Learn more at www.gdit.com/
Today cyber-security suffers from fragmented intelligence, siloed teams, and standalone point products that delays your ability to respond to threats quickly. It’s time to start getting the right intelligence to the right people at the right time so the right action can be taken. HP Security provides security solutions that help you collect the necessary internal and external threat intelligence, process it to determine what are the real risks, and gives you the information you need to act with confidence. With market leading solutions in security intelligence, network security, application security, information security, HP helps you get smarter and take action quicker. Visit hp.com/go/esp.
Learn more at www.hpenterprisesecurity.com
Jive is the premier provider of modern communication and collaboration solutions for business, recognized as a leader by the industry’s top analyst firms in multiple categories. Our products enable people and organizations to work better together, using technology that adapts to their way — not the other way. The world's best companies depend on Jive to unleash the ideas and impact of their employees, partners and customers.
Learn more at www.jivesoftware.com
Juniper Networks, Inc. is the leader in high-performance networking. Juniper offers a high-performance network infrastructure that creates a responsive and trusted environment for accelerating the deployment of services and applications over a single network. This fuels high-performance businesses.
Learn more at www.juniper.net
MuleSoft provides the most widely used integration platform for connecting any application, data source or API, whether in the cloud or on-premises. With Anypoint Platform®, MuleSoft delivers a complete integration experience built on proven open source technology, eliminating the pain and cost of point-to-point integration. Anypoint Platform includes CloudHub™ iPaaS, Mule ESB™, and a unified solution forAPI management™, design and publishing.
Learn more at www.mulesoft.com
Netskope™ is the leader in safe cloud enablement. Only the Netskope Active Platform™ enables you to find, understand, and secure sanctioned and unsanctioned cloud apps. With Netskope, IT can direct usage, protect sensitive data, and ensure compliance in real-time, on any device, including native apps on mobile devices and whether on-premises or remote, and with the broadest range of deployment options in the market. With Netskope, businesses can move fast, with confidence. Netskope is headquartered in Los Altos, California. Follow us on twitter @Netskope. To learn more, visit www.netskope.com
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We are an independent technology consulting firm specializing in business critical solutions for your data networks, unified communications, network security, and cloud connectivity.
Our focus is on your business objectives, and providing technology guidance and support to meet them, both present and future.
Our technical proficiency and customer-first values have consistently translated to long term successful relationships throughout the Northwest.
Whether it’s strategic planning, design, or implementation, our award-winning team will keep your network agile, your data secure, and your communications integrated seamlessly.
Northpoint is “Your Route to a Better Network.”
Learn more at northpointconsulting.com
OpenDNS, acquired by Cisco in August, 2015, is a leading provider of network security and DNS services, enabling the world to connect to the Internet with confidence on any device, anywhere, anytime. The Umbrella cloud-delivered network security service blocks advanced attacks, as well as malware, botnets and phishing threats regardless of port, protocol or application. Its predictive intelligence uses machine learning to automate protection against emergent threats before they can reach customers. OpenDNS protects all devices globally without hardware to install or software to maintain.
Learn more at www.opendns.com/
Rapid7 is the leading provider of unified vulnerability management and penetration testing solutions, delivering actionable intelligence about an organization’s entire IT environment. Rapid7 offers the only integrated threat management solution that enables organizations to implement and maintain best practices and optimize their network security, Web application security and database security strategies.
Recognized as the fastest growing vulnerability management company in the U.S. by Inc. Magazine, Rapid7 helps leading organizations such as Liz Claiborne, the United States Postal Service, Carnegie Mellon University and Red Bull to mitigate risk and maintain compliance for regulations such as PCI, HIPAA, FISMA, SOX and NERC. Rapid7 also manages the Metasploit Project, the leading open-source penetration testing platform with the world’s largest database of public, tested exploits. To obtain a free download of NeXpose or Metasploit, please visit http://www.rapid7.com/resources/free-downloads.jsp.
Learn more at www.rapid7.com
Rimini Street is the leading independent provider of enterprise software support services. Our innovative, award-winning program enables Oracle and SAP licensees to save 50 percent on their annual support fees and up to 90 percent on overall support costs over a decade. Clients can remain on their current software release without any required upgrades for fifteen years or more while receiving ultra-response premium service including support for customizations at no extra cost.
Learn more at www.riministreet.com
SOASTA is the leader in cloud testing. Its web and mobile test automation and monitoring solutions, CloudTest, TouchTest and mPulse, enable developers, QA professionals and IT operations teams to test and monitor users with unprecedented speed, scale, precision and visibility. The innovative product set streamlines test creation, automates provisioning and execution, and analyzes real user behavior in real-time to deliver actionable intelligence, faster. With SOASTA, companies have confidence that their applications will perform as designed, delivering quality user experiences every time. SOASTA’s customers are many of today’s most successful brands including Avaya, American Girl, Bonobos, Backcountry.com, Chegg, Experian, Gilt Groupe, Hallmark, Intuit, Microsoft and Netflix. SOASTA is privately held and headquartered in Mountain View, Calif. For more information about SOASTA, please visit http://www.soasta.com.
Learn more at www.soasta.com
Solutionary is the leading pure-play managed security service provider (MSSP), focused on delivering managed security services and global threat intelligence. Comprehensive Solutionary security monitoring and security device management services protect traditional and virtual IT infrastructures, cloud environments and mobile data. Solutionary clients are able to optimize current security programs, make informed security decisions, achieve regulatory compliance and reduce costs. The patented, cloud-based ActiveGuard® service platform uses multiple detection technologies and advanced analytics to protect against advanced threats. The Solutionary Security Engineering Research Team (SERT) researches the global threat landscape, providing actionable threat intelligence, enhanced threat detection and mitigating controls. Experienced, certified Solutionary security experts act as an extension of clients’ internal teams, providing industry-leading client service to global enterprise and mid-market clients in a wide range of industries, including financial services, healthcare, retail and government. Services are delivered 24/7 through multiple, state-of-the-art Security Operations Centers (SOCs) in North America.
Learn more at www.solutionary.com
Tripwire is a leading provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions that enable enterprises, service providers and government agencies to confidently detect, prevent and respond to cybersecurity threats. Tripwire solutions are based on high-fidelity asset visibility and deep endpoint intelligence combined with business-context and enable security automation through enterprise integration. Tripwire’s portfolio of enterprise-class security solutions includes configuration and policy management, file integrity monitoring, vulnerability management and log intelligence. Learn more at www.tripwire.com, get security news, trends and insights at http://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/ or follow us on Twitter @TripwireInc
Learn more at www.tripwire.com
Viptela delivers the benefits of virtualization to the Wide Area Network (WAN). It’s Software-Defined WAN technology enables network infrastructure teams to accelerate the transformation to cloud, video, and mobility. More than 25 Fortune-500 enterprises in retail, financials, conglomerates and healthcare have replaced their WAN with Viptela technology with benefits of 50% cost-reduction, 10x bandwidth, and 5x improvement in Cloud performance.
Learn more at viptela.com/
Zensar Technologies is among the top 13 software services providers from India. The world's first enterprise-wide SEI CMM Level 5 Company and now certified as a CMMI Level 3 Company, Zensar has industry expertise that spans Manufacturing, Retail, Healthcare, Banking Financial Services and Insurance. An RPG Group company, Zensar has 6500+ employees with sales and operations presence across US, UK, Europe, Middle East, South Africa, Singapore, China, Australia and Japan. The Company delivers comprehensive services for mission-critical applications, enterprise applications, business intelligence, CRM, Business Process Management and in new technologies like Social Media, Mobility Analytics and Cloud (SMAC). Zensar also provides innovative Infrastructure Management solutions that enable leading companies worldwide to optimize, secure, manage and support their mission-critical infrastructure. Using its multi-shore capabilities, Zensar combines expert consulting, integration and support services with world-class customer service to help IT organizations reduce costs, increase efficiencies and manage risk better. The Company has developed tools and methodologies, including the proprietary Solution BluePrint (SBP), which enables its clients with innovative business solutions and a rapid ‘go-to-market’ capability. The Company supports Fortune 500 clients with software business solutions to simplify, optimize and accelerate their business helping them compete in the digital economy.
Learn more at www.zensar.com