SureCloud, a provider of cloud-based Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) applications, integrated risk management and Cybersecurity services, is working with leading managed cloud provider Rackspace to provide cybersecurity services to Rackspace’s customers.
October 2018 SureCloud will provide a range of Cybersecurity and Penetration Testing services to Rackspace customers. This will allow SureCloud to undertake independent vulnerability and cybersecurity assessments of Rackspace customer deployments using its unique PenTest-as-a-Service model, while providing customers with recommendations and suggested remediation’s to enhance the cyber-security of their cloud workloads.
SureCloud’s Channel Sales Director, Mike Harrison commented: “As organizations increasingly migrate to the cloud to realize the benefits of enhanced scalability, flexibility and lower cost of ownership it is critical that their deployments are robustly secured. It is fantastic that Rackspace, as one of the leading managed cloud providers, has recognized this market need and has chosen to collaborate with us to help their customers improve their cybersecurity posture. As such, this is an exciting opportunity for both companies to drive growth and help organizations better manage and identify vulnerabilities within their networks and applications.”
Daniel O’Neill, Head of Rackspace Managed Security, EMEA, commented: “Security is a growing concern for businesses globally, and that is no different when it comes to how they use the cloud. We are impressed by SureCloud’s expertise and PenTest-as-a-Service model, and we are confident that they will enable our customers to improve their cybersecurity posture in conjunction with Rackspace Managed Security’s Proactive Detection & Response cybersecurity capabilities.”
PenTest-as-a-Service is a subscription service that provides access to SureCloud’s expert cybersecurity team for remediation guidance and support, penetration testing services and is underpinned by the SureCloud Platform providing:
- Workflow supporting the end-to-end test engagement
- Post-test remediation management and tracking
- Vulnerability management across manual and automated penetration testing
- On-demand access to specialists, highly competent cybersecurity consultants for advice and guidance
- Trend analysis and operational reporting
- Ability to add value to IT Risk management activities by adding context to technical risk
SureCloud is a provider of cloud-based, integrated Risk Management products and Cybersecurity services, which reinvent risk management. Certified by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) & CREST and delivered using the innovative penetration testing – Pentest-as-a-Service (underpinned by a highly configurable technology platform), SureCloud acts as an extension of your in-house security team and ensures you have everything you need to improve your risk management posture.
Rackspace is modernizing IT in today’s multi-cloud world. By delivering IT as a service, we help customers of all industries, sizes and locations, across private and public sectors, realize the power of digital transformation without the complexity and expense of managing it on their own. Our comprehensive portfolio of managed services across applications, data, security and infrastructure on the world’s leading public and private cloud platforms enables us to provide unbiased expertise. Rackspace has been honored within the top 100 Great Places to Work for the past 12 years.
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