SAN JOSE, Calif., March 2, 2021 — Vectra AI, a leader in network detection and response (NDR), today announced that it has joined the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment.
Vectra and its flagship Cognito threat-detection and response platform enable the world’s most consequential enterprise organizations to identify, hunt, and investigate cyberattacks in real time – from cloud and data center workloads to user and IoT devices. As a Cloud Security Alliance member, Vectra will bring its expertise from providing network detection and response and analyzing attack behaviors in cloud environments to help the alliance build highly informed educational programs on cloud security.
“Over the past year, we have witnessed a continuous series of the most impactful and widespread cyberattacks in history. This has shed light on the need for more informed educational initiatives on cloud security for IT professionals in every industry,” said Marty Sanders, SVP of Americas at Vectra. “As we join with CSA, we remain dedicated to working collaboratively with other cloud computing experts to create a world where all attacks on cloud environments can be prevented.”
The company will collaborate with CSA members to help develop and deliver educational initiatives on security best practices for cloud technologies while also participating in research projects and events facilitated by the alliance.
“As a provider of network detection and response for thousands of organizations, Vectra has a wide breadth of expertise in preventing and stopping in-progress attacks in the cloud and analyzing threat behavior,” said Jim Reavis, CEO, Cloud Security Alliance. “With this level of knowledge, we are thrilled to welcome Vectra to CSA and look forward to working with its team of cloud security experts to educate and raise awareness of the best practices needed to secure every cloud ecosystem across the globe."