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4/28/2020
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Rapid7 Announces Plan to Buy DivvyCloud

The purchase will boost Rapid7's multicloud capabilities.

Rapid7 has reached an agreement to buy DivvyCloud, a cloud security posture management (CSPM) vendor, in a transaction worth approximately $145 million in cash and stock. Rapid7, which provides security analytics and automation, expects the deal to close this second quarter.

DivvyCloud bills its services as protecting customers from misconfiguration, policy violations, external and internal threats, and identity and access management issues. DivvyCloud's services are available for cloud and container services from vendors including Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Alibaba Cloud, and Kubernetes.

In a statement, Rapid7 said purchasing DivvyCloud will allow it to better address the growing need for organizations to secure multicloud environments.

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4/30/2020 | 12:45:02 PM
Modules and Walmart
Subject of the post may be misleading but let me explain. We are finding more and more big fish scooping up little fish to diversify their offerings to their clients. By doing so it allows mutual benefit to the client and the vendor. Packaging now allows for more protections to be purchased by the client at a lower cost (per safeguard) while also allowing the vendor to get in on a new marketshare. Its a pricing model thats very akin to a low cost differentiation model that made Walmart so successful.
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