ThreatSTOP Inks Distribution Deal with Cloud Harmonics
Carlsbad, CA – April 4, 2016 – ThreatSTOP, the company that delivers Powerful Security without Complexity™, today announced a distribution agreement with Cloud Harmonics, the fastest growing full-service, next-generation distributor for emerging cybersecurity and cloud solutions. Under the new agreement, Cloud Harmonics will distribute the ThreatSTOP® Shield and DNS Firewall network security platform.
The ThreatSTOP platform delivers up-to-the-minute threat intelligence as operational policies to firewalls, routers and DNS servers to automatically block traffic to and from known malicious sources. This patented functionality helps customers prevent data theft and ensures existing security solutions are delivering maximum protection and value. A cloud-based service, it works with existing network security devices to dynamically update and enforce security policies to ensure continuous protection. It provides a single point of control for devices across multiple locations and from different manufacturers.
Cloud Harmonics works with leading technology providers to help them successfully engage with channel partners to drive adoption of security solutions. Its unique approach begins with providing product training to channel partners, along with technical and sales support services designed to help partners effectively deliver security solutions. Working with Cloud Harmonics, ThreatSTOP will accelerate time to market, drive awareness and grow market share through engagements with the distributor’s channel partners.
“The ability to block inbound malware attacks, ransomware and prevent data exfiltration is a critical component of any security ecosystem," said Anand Desai, VP Marketing and Emerging Technologies, Cloud Harmonics. "Cloud Harmonics is pleased to work with ThreatSTOP, which provides a cloud-based SaaS threat intelligence platform, enabling our more than 400 channel partners to offer this entirely new class of protection capable of addressing the advanced cybersecurity needs of their customers.”
The ThreatSTOP platform deflects inbound attacks such as ransomware, DDoS, and phishing, and prevents communications with command and control servers to prevent theft of sensitive data. Real-time reporting enables customers to pinpoint affected machines for speedy remediation. More than 500 companies trust ThreatSTOP to protect their networks today. It also significantly reduces unwanted network traffic, so security teams can focus on more insidious threats. The platform integrates with leading firewalls, routers and DNS servers.
“Cloud Harmonics is a best-in-class security products distributor with a truly unique model that has proven successful because they provide top-notch training and support to ensure their channel partners are successful,” said Matt Foster, Vice President Business Development and Sales for ThreatSTOP. “ThreatSTOP delivers a channel-friendly security platform that provides immediate protection using existing hardware. It is easy to deploy, instantly effective and highly scalable.”
About Cloud Harmonics
Cloud Harmonics Inc., the fastest growing full-service, Next-Generation Distributor of cybersecurity and cloud technologies, is fueling the channel with its innovative Educate, Engage and Enable model. Working with leading technology providers, such as Aruba Networks, Arista Networks, HPE, Palo Alto Networks and others, Cloud Harmonics provides the awareness, technical proficiency and services support its more than 400 reseller partners need to create opportunities, close deals and secure repeat business. Through its large distribution channel, the company provides resellers access to an arsenal of business applications that streamline sales, reduce costs, and accelerate the adoption of next-generation solutions. To learn more about the world-class training, disruptive engagement methodology and differentiated services and applications that has made Cloud Harmonics the distributor of choice for resellers and technology companies everywhere, please visit www.cloudharmonics.com.
ThreatSTOP is a network security company offering a cloud-based threat protection platform that prevents cyberattacks and data theft across multiple network layers (edge routers, firewalls and DNS servers). It can protect any enterprise network, from virtual cloud networks to branch LANs to the largest carrier networks. The ThreatSTOP Shield Platform leverages market-leading threat intelligence to deflect inbound and outbound threats, including DDoS, malware, phishing and ransomware attacks, and prevents data exfiltration. For more information visit www.threatstop.com.
Michael Becce, MRB Public Relations, Inc.
mbecce [at] mrb-pr [dot] com | (732) 758-1100 x104
Brigitte Engel, ThreatSTOP
bengel [at] threatstop [dot] com | (760) 542-1550 x4394