FOSTER CITY, Calif., Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a pioneer and leading provider of disruptive cloud-based IT, security, and compliance solutions, today announced it’s collaborated with Red Hat to drive greater security for both the container and host OS for Red Hat OpenShift.
Teaming with Red Hat, Qualys is offering a singular approach providing a containerized Qualys Cloud Agent that extends security to the OS. The Cloud Agent for Red Hat Enterprise Linux CoreOS on OpenShift combined with the Qualys solution for Container Security provides continuous discovery of packages and vulnerabilities for the entire Red Hat OpenShift stack. Built on the Qualys Cloud Platform, Qualys’ solution seamlessly integrates with customers’ vulnerability management workflows, reporting and metrics to assist reduce risk.
“Security is one among the most important areas of concern for nearly every organization, and that we believe that a robust partner ecosystem helps to deal with these concerns by giving our customers a good range of solution choices,” said Aaron Levey, Head of Security Partner Ecosystem at Red Hat. “Qualys’ Cloud Platform and Cloud Agent help administrators gain deeper visibility into known vulnerabilities which will be present on their Red Hat Enterprise Linux CoreOS nodes with tips that could associate Red Hat Security Advisories, leaning on the expertise of Red Hat also as Qualys’ own skills in driving cloud-native security.”
“As security teams look to support modern applications built on leading-edge technology like Red Hat OpenShift, they have to secure both the running container images and therefore the underlying OpenShift cluster,” said Sumedh Thakar, president, and CEO of Qualys. “By collaborating with Red Hat, we’ve built a singular approach to secure Red Hat Enterprise Linux CoreOS that gives complete control over containerized workloads enhancing Qualys’ ability to assist customers to discover, track, and continuously secure containers.” Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS) may be a pioneer and leading provider of disruptive cloud-based security and compliance solutions with over 19,000 active customers in additional than 130 countries, including a majority of every of the Forbes Global 100 and Fortune 100. Qualys helps organizations streamline and consolidate their security and compliance solutions during a single platform and build security into digital transformation initiatives for greater agility, better business outcomes, and substantial cost savings.
The Qualys Cloud Platform and its integrated Cloud Apps deliver businesses critical counterintelligence continuously, enabling them to automate the complete spectrum of auditing, compliance, and protection for IT systems and web applications across on-premises, endpoints, cloud, containers, and mobile environments. Founded in 1999 together with the primary SaaS security companies, Qualys has established strategic partnerships with leading cloud providers like Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and therefore the Google Cloud Platform, and managed service providers and consulting organizations including Accenture, BT, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Deutsche Telekom, DXC Technology, Fujitsu, HCL Technologies, IBM, Infosys, NTT, Optiv, SecureWorks, Tata Communications, Verizon and Wipro. the corporate is additionally a founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance. For more information, please visit www.qualys.com.