Telstra has selected vArmour to help secure cloud applications and data for its enterprise and business customers. vArmour would add a further dimension to Telstra’s suite of security products and services. The telecommunications company provides end-to-end solutions including managed network services, global connectivity, cloud, voice, colocation, conferencing and satellite solutions.
“We couldn’t be more excited working with Telstra,” said Tim Eades, CEO of vArmour. “Telstra is a leader in embracing the benefits of hybrid-cloud architectures. In a hybrid-cloud world, organizations need simple approaches to comply with regulations and secure their applications. vArmour’s application controller technology for visibility and policy computation does just that.”
Based in Mountain View, California, vArmour was founded in 2011 and is backed by top investors including Highland Capital Partners, Menlo Ventures, Columbus Nova Technology Partners, Work-Bench Ventures, Allegis Capital, Redline Capital, and Telstra. The vArmour DSS Distributed Security System is deployed across the world’s largest banks, telecom service providers, government agencies, healthcare providers, and retailers.
“The privacy and security of our data is vitally important to us and to our customers,” said Luke Bennett, General Manager for Cloud Engineering, Telstra. “At Telstra we are committed to protecting our customers’ privacy and keeping their personal information safe and secure. It is a critical building block in our global growth and expansion, and working with vArmour adds a further dimension to our suite of security products and services.”