Alert Logic ActiveWatch Premier Delivers Enhanced Security Services for Complex IT Environments

New offering provides a unified view of security data and managed anomaly detection

HOUSTON, TX – October 16, 2012Alert Logic, the leading provider of Security-as-a-Service solutions for the cloud, today announced general availability of Alert Logic ActiveWatch Premier. This offering allows Alert Logic to better serve the unique needs of large customers with complex infrastructures, providing advanced anomaly detection and individualized, around-the-clock support to effectively maintain a fully secure environment.

Building on Alert Logic’s suite of managed security services—intrusion detection, vulnerability assessment, web application security, and log management—ActiveWatch Premier offers both technical and service enhancements to support the unique requirements of sophisticated enterprise environments.

Key benefits of Alert Logic’s ActiveWatch Premier include:

    • Unified view of security – Enables superior analysis of the overall security environment by analyzing data across the entire Alert Logic suite
    • Technology enhancements – Adds both NetFlow analysis and managed anomaly detection technology to identify network traffic irregularities, improving detection of zero-day attacks, APTs and malware activity
    • Designated security analyst – Includes a senior security analyst assigned to each customer, ensuring maximum understanding of the customer’s business and infrastructure
    • Personalized reporting – Provides daily reviews of all security events across products, with weekly reporting to communicate significant issues and recommended actions

“Given the complex security needs of many of our large customers, ActiveWatch Premier is a natural addition to our portfolio of services,” says Chris Noell, Alert Logic Vice President of Product Management. “With more than 1,900 customers subscribing to more services in a continually broadening product suite, we have determined that there are certain types of threats than can easily be obscured. By aggregating data from all of our tools, ActiveWatch Premier subscribers get the benefit of faster and more comprehensive threat identification.”

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About Alert Logic Alert Logic, the leader in security and compliance solutions for the cloud, provides Security-as-a-Service for on-premises, cloud, and hybrid infrastructures, delivering deep security insight and continuous protection for customers at a lower cost than traditional security solutions. 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 resides. Alert Logic partners with the leading cloud platforms and hosting providers to protect over 3,300 organizations worldwide. Built for cloud scale, the Alert Logic patented platform stores petabytes of data, analyses over 400 million events and identifies over 50,000 security incidents each month, which are managed by its 24×7 Security Operations Center. Alert Logic, founded in 2002, is headquartered in Houston, Texas, with offices in Seattle, Dallas, Cardiff, Belfast and London. For more information, please visit www.alertlogic.com.