Campbell, Calif. — February 4, 2015 —Skyhigh Networks (McAfee MVISION Cloud), the market-leading cloud access security broker, today announced a partnership with Zscaler, the leading cloud security company, to accelerate the secure adoption of cloud services. The pre-integrated offering delivers unparalleled visibility, comprehensive risk assessment and advanced threat protection to joint customers.
“Our employees expect to use cloud services to share information across offices and devices, and we need to secure access to our data in these services without interrupting the user experience,” said Dave Smoley, Chief Information Officer at AstraZeneca. “With the integrated offering from Skyhigh and Zscaler, we can securely enable cloud services while meeting our compliance requirements and protecting sensitive corporate data and without impacting employee productivity.”
The integrated Skyhigh–Zscaler solution delivers end-to-end cloud security. For example, companies can use Skyhigh and Zscaler to get visibility into all the cloud services used by their employees along with a comprehensive assessment of security and compliance attributes for each service. Skyhigh and Zscaler also enable companies to identify and prevent access to sites that are malicious or known to serve malicious content, thereby protecting corporate data. .
“Zscaler’s cloud security platform provides full inline threat protection to guard against cyber attacks, prevent data leakage and enable the safe usage of cloud apps by employees,” said Manoj Apte, senior vice president of product management, Zscaler. “Beyond our cloud firewall, sandbox and secure web gateway, the partnership with Skyhigh brings their cloud access security broker to deliver a comprehensive solution for joint customers to securely embrace the cloud.
“With over 500 customers, Skyhigh has forged the way in CASB technology and innovation,” said Kamal Shah, senior vice president of products and marketing, Skyhigh Networks. “The partnership between Skyhigh and Zscaler offers the best cloud app visibility, security, compliance, and governance solution to our joint customers.”
For more information about the Skyhigh-Zscaler integration, please visit the Skyhigh website at www.skyhighnetworks.com
About Skyhigh Networks (McAfee MVISION Cloud)
Skyhigh Networks, the leading cloud security and enablement company, allows enterprises to safely adopt cloud services while meeting their security, compliance, and governance requirements. Over 500 enterprises including Aetna, DIRECTV, General Mills, HP, and Western Union use Skyhigh to gain visibility, manage threats, ensure compliance, and protect corporate data across shadow and sanctioned cloud services. Headquartered in Campbell, Calif., Skyhigh Networks is backed by Greylock Partners, Sequoia, and Salesforce.com.