SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Megazone (CSO: Max Lee), an AWS premier consulting partner and cloud-specialized company today announced a strategic alliance with CloudPassage (CEO: Robert Thomas) for cloud-based security automation.
CloudPassage offers a SaaS-based workload security automation platform that on-demand delivery of security controls across data centers, private/public clouds, virtual machines and containers – at speed and scale. Unlike traditional security systems, Halo and its robust APIs integrate with popular CI/CD toolchains and processes, providing just-in-time feedback for fixing vulnerabilities early in the development cycle. This lets DevOps teams operate efficiently while providing security teams the validation they require without slowing the DevSecOps workflow. Halo easily integrates with popular infrastructure automation and orchestration platforms, allowing Halo to be easily deployed. CloudPassage works with many Fortune 500 customers and leading MSSPs to continuously monitor the security and compliance posture of their business critical workloads.
With this partnership signed, Megazone is now able to provide customers with world-class automated cloud operational system and the corresponding services in DevSecOps, security, backup, 24/7 monitoring and disaster recovery.
“Global enterprises such as GE, Adobe, and Groupon, as well as major international players from finance, aviation, automotive, telecommunications, and logistics have adopted CloudPassage’s advanced security platform. CloudPassage offers a secure operating platform that is optimized for cloud, rather than existing on-premise environment, enabling delivery of next-generation cloud security services. In addition, we believe cooperation with CloudPassage will give us the capabilities to provide enhanced security management and optimization services for local cloud customers, utilizing its market-proven cloud security solutions” said Max Lee, CSO of Megazone Corporation.
“We are very enthusiastic about our partnership with Megazone,” said Robert Thomas, CEO, CloudPassage. “The addition of the CloudPassage Halo security service to Megazone’s Cloud One-Stop is a hugely compelling offering for the APAC region and will help to rapidly propagate high-performance and secure Enterprise cloud implementations.”
Through this partnership, the two companies plan to combine CloudPassage's integrated security platform, HALO, with AWS to accelerate delivery of the state-of-the-art security, monitoring and backup services to clients across a wide range of industries.
MEGAZONE is a cloud-specialized IT company located in Seoul, South Korea, aiming become a ‘Cloud Innovator’ with approximately 500 employees focused on 'cloud' as the next-gen business. Since its foundation in 1998, MEGAZONE has been delivering unmatched business experiences and know-hows in the IDC and hosting business. Leveraging this experience, MEGAZONE signed a partnership with Amazon Web Services (AWS) for the 1st time in Korea and has contributed to the growth of the Korean cloud market ever since. Later on in 2015, MEGAZONE became the 1st Premier Consulting Partner of AWS in Korea among only 55 others worldwide and has been providing cloud services to Korean customers as well as global customers worldwide. MEGAZONE is currently offering ‘Cloud One-Stop’ service across the full life cycle based on the holistic methodology, including cloud adoption, implementation, deployment, operation, security/back-up, 24/7 support, managed services and optimization, to more than 600 customers e.g. LG Electronics, Nexon, Webzen, Gamvil, Com2us, SK Planet, SM Entertainment, CJ O!Shopping, Doosan Group and etc. Please refer to the MEGAZONE web page (http://cloud.hosting.kr).
Founded in 2010, CloudPassage® was the first company to obtain U.S. patents for universal cloud infrastructure security and has been a leading innovator in cloud security automation and compliance monitoring for high-performance application development and deployment environments. CloudPassage Halo® is an award-winning workload security automation platform that provides universal visibility and continuous protection for servers in any combination of data centers, private/public clouds and containers. The Halo platform is delivered as a service, so it deploys in minutes and scales effortlessly. Fully integrated with popular infrastructure automation and orchestration tools such as Puppet and Chef, as well as leading CI/CD tools such as Jenkins, Halo secures the enterprise where it’s most vulnerable—application development and workload deployment. Today, CloudPassage Halo secures the critical infrastructure of many of the leading global finance, insurance, media, ecommerce, high-tech service providers, transportation and hospitality companies.