|[August 19, 2014]
iSIGHT Partners Accelerates Momentum With 24 New Enterprise Clients and 80 Percent Year-Over-Year Commercial Revenue Growth
DALLAS --(Business Wire)--
iSIGHT Partners, the experts and unequivocal leader in the rapidly
growing cyber threat intelligence market, today announced accelerated
momentum and major milestones for the first half of 2014, including:
The addition of 24 new enterprise clients during the past two quarters
across major industry verticals in the Fortune 1,000 - including the
financial services, high tech, energy, oil and gas, healthcare,
consumer packaged goods and retail industries.
Major sales and adoption milestones, including 80 percent
year-over-year commercial revenue growth and a client base that now
includes seven out of the top 10 U.S. banks and three of the top four
credit card issuers.
Broad adoption of iSIGHT Partners' cyber threat intelligence service
across Federal, state and local civilian agencies. iSIGHT Partners now
serves more than 240 public sector organizations in the United States
and has expanded services to governments around the globe.
Release of the ThreatScape API, which enables machine-to-machine
integration and automated consumption of the company's leading threat
intelligence in best of breed security products, from Check Point to
HP and many more.
Rapid evolution of its partner ecosystem in 2014, including:
OEM relationship with Check Point - making iSIGHT Partners the
premier global intelligence provider in the Check Point
Numerous technical partnerships providing integration of the
company's best of breed cyber threat intelligence with leading
hardware and software solutions, such as BAE CyberReveal, Bit9 +
Carbon Black, Centripital Networks, HP ArcSight (News - Alert), LockPath, RSA
Archer and ThreatQuotient.
A rapidly increasing number of leading local, nationaland global
value-added resellers (VARs), including Accuvant, Business Partner
Solutions, Cirosec, NaviLogic and NetCure.
"iSIGHT Partners is helping organizations change the IT security game.
Our high-fidelity intelligence enables clients to gain advantage over a
wide range of adversaries," said John Watters, chairman and CEO of
iSIGHT Partners. "Our rapid growth is not an accident. We've invested
heavily over the past seven years, built an awesome global team of
experts, developed a best of breed threat intelligence technology
platform and set an extremely high bar for other vendors entering the
space to clear."
In the first half of 2014, iSIGHT Partners made international headlines
with the disclosure of two major cyber threats. It provided details on
the point of sale malware used in attacks against retailers in the
United States (dubbed KAPTOXA),
and disclosed a multiyear cyber espionage campaign tied to Iran that
utilized social media to target governments - including members of the
U.S. Congress, members of the U.S./Israeli lobby and leading
organizations in the defense industrial sector in the United States,
United Kingdom and Israel (dubbed NEWSCASTER).
This year, the company forged a strategic OEM
partnership with Check Point Software (News - Alert) Technologies. This partnership
offers Check Point customers unmatched access to iSIGHT Partners'
context-rich intelligence for their Check Point security gateways.
Unlike less developed offerings from vendors with limited track records
in the intelligence arena, iSIGHT Partners' integration with Check
Point's ThreatCloud IntelliStore provides customers with actionable
intelligence, enabling them to proactively and confidently block attacks
at the gateway and gain deep, context-rich and real-time insight about
the threats they are facing.
With more than 200 experts in 16 countries across the globe, iSIGHT
Partners provides the most comprehensive, adversary-focused intelligence
in the industry. iSIGHT Partners' ThreatScape subscriptions cover the
largest array of threat topics, including cyber crime, cyber espionage,
hacktivism, enterprise IT, critical infrastructure and vulnerability and
exploitation. The company's intelligence is delivered in a variety of
formats for consumption by all levels of the organization - from the
boardroom to the security operations center - making it the partner of
choice for organizations seeking to better align security with the
business and obtain a position of dominance over cyber adversaries.
About iSIGHT Partners
iSIGHT Partners is the leading global provider of cyber threat
intelligence. With 200+ experts in 16 countries and expertise in 24
languages, only iSIGHT Partners can deliver the full context and intent
of the most damaging threats, allowing security organizations to respond
faster, defend proactively, and invest smarter. Find iSIGHT Partners on
the Web at www.iSIGHTpartners.com
or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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