Security-as-a-Service Gets VMware Ready - vCloud Air Status

Company Brings Managed IDS and Log Management Capabilities to vCloud Air Customers

August 28, 2014

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HOUSTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alert Logic (, a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service solutions for the cloud, today announced that its Alert Logic Threat Manager and Alert Logic Log Manager have achieved VMware Ready® – vCloud® AirTM status. This designation indicates that the products have undergone technical validation within the vCloud Air environment, and are supported on VMware vCloud Air.

"We are pleased that Alert Logic has joined the vCloud Air ISV Partner Program and has achieved VMware Ready® – VMware vCloud® AirTM status. Alert Logic is one of the first partners to complete certification and achieve this status. Alert Logic Threat Manager and Alert Logic Log Manager qualify for the VMware Ready – vCloud Air logo, signifying to customers that they work seamlessly within VMware vCloud Air, and can be deployed in production with confidence," said Sanjay Katyal, vice president, Global Strategic Alliances & OEMs, VMware.

Additionally, Alert Logic is a member of the access tier of the vCloud Air ISV Partner Program and is listed on the VMware Solution Exchange.
Alert Logic offers Security-as-a-Service in the cloud – a platform of fully managed products and services to keep a customer's data and infrastructure safe and compliant. Whether a company's IT infrastructure is on-premises, in a public cloud, private cloud or hybrid, the Alert Logic portfolio of solutions and services allow unprecedented visibility into their business environment, providing continuous protection, deep security insight and lower overall security costs.

"Built on the trusted VMWare vSphere® foundation, vCloud Air enables users to seamlessly move data and applications across private and public cloud environments, without having to learn a new set of tools," said Rohit Gupta, vice president of Business Development at Alert Logic. "With Alert Logic's IDS and log management capabilities, users will have confidence that their environments are secure with true Security-as-a-Service – all day, every day, no matter where their workloads reside."

The VMware Ready program is a co-branding benefit of the Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program that makes it easy for customers to identify partner products certified to work with VMware cloud infrastructure. Customers can use these products and solutions to lower project risks and realize cost savings over custom built solutions. With thousands of members worldwide, the VMware TAP program includes best-of-breed technology partners with the shared commitment to bring the best expertise and business solution for each unique customer need.
More information about Alert Logic Threat Manager and Alert Logic Log Manager on VMware vCloud Air can be found here and here.

About Alert Logic
Alert Logic provides security and compliance for cloud, hybrid, and on-premises infrastructure, allowing customers to benefit from deep security insight and continuous protection at a lower cost than legacy security offerings. Fully managed by a team of experts, the Alert Logic Security-as-a-Service solution provides network, system and web application protection immediately, wherever your IT infrastructure is deployed. Alert Logic partners with the leading cloud platforms and hosting providers to protect over 2,700 organizations worldwide. Built for cloud scale, our patented platform manages petabytes of data, analyzes over 400 million security events monthly, and identifies more than 50,000 incidents a month that are managed by our security operations team. Alert Logic is based in Houston, Texas, and was founded in 2002. Alert Logic recently expanded internationally by establishing UK offices in London and Cardiff. For more information, please visit

VMware, VMware vCloud, vCloud Air and VMware Ready are registered trademarks or trademarks of VMware, Inc. in the United States and other jurisdictions. The use of the word "partner" and/or "partnership" does not imply a legal partnership relationship between VMware and any other company.

Betsey Rogers
Public Relations
BridgeView Marketing
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