Lockheed Martin Brings FireEye, Red Hat And Splunk To Its Cyber Security
GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 30, 2013
GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)
today announced that FireEye (NASDAQ: FEYE), Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) and Splunk
Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) have joined its Cyber Security Alliance and have agreed to
collaborate on solutions that can enhance an intelligence driven defense
approach to solve customers' hardest problems.
The Lockheed Martin Cyber Security Alliance combines the strengths of market
leading companies' solutions and integrates their best practices, hardware,
software, and tools within a research, development and collaboration center
called the NexGen Cyber Innovation and Technology Center. These new entrants
join other alliance partners which include: APC by Schneider Electric,
ArcSight, CA, Cisco, Citrix, Dell, EMC Corporation and its RSA security
division, HP, Intel, Juniper Networks, McAfee, Microsoft, NetApp, RSA,
Symantec, Trustwave, Verizon and VMware.
"The addition of three market-leading companies in the cyber security and data
analytics marketplace will help us meet the challenges of today's constantly
evolving cyber threats using an intelligence-driven approach," said Charlie
Croom, vice president, Cyber Security Solutions at Lockheed Martin Information
Systems & Global Solutions.
Partner solutions will converge within the world-class Lockheed Martin NexGen
Cyber Innovation and Technology Center, which fosters an agile environment
where technologists and customers can rapidly collaborate to provide
innovative new capabilities that build upon the foundation of point solutions
to deliver seamless and secure end-to-end integration.
Each of the three new partners brings unique strengths and capabilities:
oFireEye has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security
platform that provides real-timethreatprotection to enterprises and
governments worldwide against the next generation of cyberattacks.
oRed Hat is a leading provider of open source software solutions, using a
community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux,
middleware, storage and virtualization technologies.
oSplunk Inc. provides a big data indexing engine for machine data™.
Splunk^® software is used as a security intelligence platform by thousands
of organizations that collect, monitor, alert, analyze and visualize
machine-generated data coming from websites, applications, servers,
networks, industrial control sensors and mobile devices, supporting
intrusion detection, forensic investigation and incident response.
Lockheed Martin is a leading provider of cyber security solutions to
government and commercial customers around the globe. Our solutions are
designed with people, processes and embedded technologies to provide customers
with resilient systems that are always available.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and
aerospace company that employs about 116,000 people worldwide and is
principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture,
integration, and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products, and
services. The Corporation's net sales for 2012 were $47.2 billion.
SOURCE Lockheed Martin
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