OTTAWA -- Third Brigade (www.thirdbrigade.com), a security software company that specializes in host intrusion defense systems, today announced the deployment of its software by CitiStreet.
CitiStreet is one of the largest and most experienced global benefits providers servicing over 11 million plan participants across all markets, with $200 billion in assets under administration in the US for defined contribution, defined benefit and health and welfare plans of corporate, government, health care, Taft-Hartley and not-for-profit organizations. CitiStreet, a joint venture between State Street Corp. and Citigroup, brings together the unique expertise and strengths of two trusted financial institutions.
Protecting mission critical servers is a top priority for us, said Jim Bearce, Technical Information Security Officer of CitiStreet. After rigorously evaluating the leading alternatives over an extended period of time, we concluded that Third Brigade provides the most effective, deployable solution, and backs it up with highly responsive, professional support. Third Brigade software will allow us to provide additional security which builds upon our existing network and host-based security controls.