VENICE, Calif., Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Signal Sciences, a leading provider of security technologies for modern web applications, today announced the availability of the company's leading Next Generation Firewall (NGWAF) as a value-added service on the Pivotal Network. The Signal Sciences service broker for Pivotal Cloud Foundry®, the world's most powerful cloud-native platform, integrates the Signal Sciences NGWAF as a native service for applications running on Pivotal Cloud Foundry. Together, Pivotal® and Signal Sciences provide security for web applications that enables businesses to migrate their applications to a cloud-native platform and fully utilize Pivotal Cloud Foundry for their end-to-end application platform.
Signal Sciences supports the trend of physical infrastructure moving to the cloud, and provides a security solution that will work for businesses, no matter how they deploy. Signal Sciences' approach to security also prioritizes speed and agility, and as a result, companies that add Signal Sciences into their technology stack in Pivotal gain security visibility, intelligent protection, and the ability to integrate with their entire security and operations technology stack.
"Pivotal Cloud Foundry is the most powerful continuous innovation platform to run cloud-native applications," said Nima Badiey, head of business development for Cloud Foundry at Pivotal. "Our integration with Signal Sciences offers a refreshing take on securing applications from external threats by adding a modern web protection layer into their application."
"The world of IT and infrastructure is in an era of change, and everything from application monitoring to security is being impacted," said Andrew Peterson, CEO at Signal Sciences. "Cloud-native platforms represent a new way of building applications that most Fortune 500 companies are already embracing - Signal Sciences adds our Next Generation WAF to Pivotal Cloud Foundry which enables these businesses to approach security in a way they never have before."
Signal Sciences currently works with businesses like Under Armour, Etsy, Yelp/Eat24, Shutterstock and more. In the last 12 months, Signal Sciences has helped over 40 enterprise customers secure their web, mobile and API based applications.
The Signal Sciences service for Pivotal Cloud Foundry is now available through the Pivotal Network. For more information, visit: http://labs.signalsciences.com/signal-sciences-and-pivotal-cloud
About Signal Sciences
Signal Sciences' industry first Next Generation Web Application Firewall was built in response to our frustrations of trying to use legacy WAFs while enabling business initiatives like DevOps and cloud adoption. The Signal Sciences NGWAF works seamlessly across cloud, physical, and containerized infrastructure, providing actionable security prioritization based on where your applications are targeted, and blocking attacks without breaking production traffic. Signal Science's clients include Under Armour, Etsy, Yelp/Eat 24, Shutterstock, Prezi and more. The company is headquartered in Venice, CA.
Tyler Shields, Signal Sciences
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