AFORE's CloudLink® Secure VSA provides data encryption for the Virtacore
OTTAWA, Oct. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - AFORE Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of cloud security and encryption management
solutions, today announced that CloudLink® Secure VSA will become an integral component of the Virtacore cloud offering. Virtacore, a leading cloud services provider
specializing in virtual infrastructure solutions, will leverage
CloudLink Secure VSA for select customers to deliver per-tenant data
encryption capabilities which enable companies to have complete control
over their data security and key management operations.
"Recent national security events, customer concerns about the privacy of
their cloud data and strict compliance regulations such as HIPAA, PCI
and SOX are driving the need for cloud service providers to offer data
encryption as a key component of their solution offering" said Alex
Berlin, CEO AFORE "We are confident that CloudLink® Secure VSA will meet a growing customer need to take control of data
"Virtacore is a trusted supplier of cloud solutions to both domestic and
international customers who demand solutions that are extremely
reliable, secure, scalable, and easy to manage said George Naspo,
Virtacore CEO and President. Additionally Virtacore Vice President,
Strategy and Partnerships, Douglas Pollei commented, "As our customers
embrace cloud computing they are demanding robust data encryption
capabilities that mitigate against all forms of threat including both
cyber-surveillance and cyber-crime. CloudLink® Secure VSA becomes a key element of our layered security strategy."
CloudLink® Secure VSA is a proven cloud security solution trusted by customers
protecting mission-critical data in motion and at rest. It comprises a
rich set of tools that make deployment and management simple across
private and public clouds. Highly regarded within the cloud and
virtualization market, CloudLink® has won many industry awards including most recently having been named
the Gold Winner in the "Security/Compliance for Virtualization"
category of the Best of VMworld 2013 awards.
AFORE Solutions is a leader in security and encryption management
solutions for the Cloud. AFORE's CloudLink® Secure VSA protects mission
critical data in motion and at rest while CypherX provides application
lockdown and protection against advanced threats (APT). CloudLink
Secure VSA has been certified Vblock Ready ™ by VCE® to run on Vblock™ Infrastructure Platforms. AFORE Solutions is a
member of the EMC® Select partner program. For more information visit: www.aforesolutions.com and follow us on Twitter @aforesolutions.
Virtacore is a leading cloud services provider specializing in virtual
infrastructure solutions utilizing VMware. With over twelve years of
experience in cloud and Internet services, Virtacore has a long history
of providing public and private cloud Infrastructure as a Service
solutions built on leading edge cloud technologies to meet the critical
needs of clients. The Company also offers disaster recovery solutions
and Google Apps for Business integration. Based in Sterling, Virginia,
Virtacore is wholly owned by IKANO Communications and backed by Insight
Venture Partners. For more information visit: www.virtacore.com and follow us on Twitter @virtacore.
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