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May 25, 2015 5:54 AM ET

Communications Equipment

Company Overview of ForeScout Technologies, Inc.

Company Overview

ForeScout Technologies, Inc. provides network solutions for enterprises worldwide. The company offers ForeScout CounterACT, an automated security control platform that lets users to see, monitor, and control network devices, operating systems, applications, and users; and ControlFabric technology that allows a range of IT security products and management systems to share information and automate remediation actions. It also provides CounterACT Edge, which protects network perimeter against intrusion; and ActiveResponse technology, a solution to detect attacks without need for signatures, anomaly detection, and pattern matching. The company offers solutions in the areas of agentless visibilit...

900 East Hamilton Avenue

Suite 300

Campbell, CA 95008

United States

Founded in 2000

Phone:

408-213-3191

Fax:

408-371-2284

Key Executives for ForeScout Technologies, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 49
Co-Founder and Chairman
Age: 62
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Co Founder and Non-Employee Director
Co-Founder and Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

ForeScout Technologies, Inc. Key Developments

ForeScout Technologies, Inc. Names Pedro Abreu as Chief Strategy Officer

ForeScout Technologies, Inc. named veteran industry executive Pedro Abreu, a former senior vice president at Intel Security Group, as ForeScout's new chief strategy officer. Abreu will advance the ForeScout corporate strategy in a cross-functional manner covering product development, sales and marketing. He brings strong operational expertise honed in from senior positions at McKinsey, EMC and Intel Security, and he is tasked with building more and deeper strategic technology partnerships with top vendors.

ForeScout Announces Advanced Threat Mitigation Capabilities to Enable Rapid Response to APTs and Breaches

ForeScout Technologies, Inc. announced new ControlFabric integrations with several advanced threat detection (ATD) solutions. These integrations allow customers to quickly and automatically contain advanced persistent threats (APTs) and ultimately disrupt their propagation in the corporate network environment. ForeScout's current ecosystem of ATD partners includes vendors such as Bromium, Damballa, Invincea and Palo Alto Networks. ATD solutions help protect organizations against targeted APTs and zero-day malware. By integrating with ForeScout CounterACT via the ControlFabric architecture, ForeScout customers can leverage their NAC environments to automate the mitigation of detected threats and provide an enhanced scope of the attack, ultimately reducing the response time. ForeScout CounterACT works with ATD solutions to provide an effective approach to risk management and threat mitigation. The joint solutions provide real-time visibility and compliance management of devices on the network, effective response to APTs and zero-day threats, and automation to efficiently and accurately mitigate endpoint risks and advanced threats. ForeScout CounterACT™ exemplifies ForeScout's leadership in continuous monitoring and mitigation. Leveraging next-generation NAC technology, the CounterACT platform provides real-time visibility to users, devices, including BYOD, systems and applications and allows IT organizations to centrally apply granular policies to understand their true security posture and to automatically respond to a wide variety of security issues. Powered by ControlFabric™ technology, the platform also enables network, security and management solutions to dynamically exchange information, which, in turn, allows enterprises to respond to issues more effectively and better leverage their existing security investments.

ForeScout Technologies, Inc. Appoints Michael P. Decesare as New Chief Executive Officer, Effective from on March 2, 2015

ForeScout Technologies, Inc. has named Michael P. DeCesare, former president of Intel Security, as its new chief executive officer. The addition of DeCesare to ForeScout's executive team will serve to accelerate the company's rapid growth in the information security market. He will assume the role of CEO on March 2, 2015. DeCesare brings more than 20 years' experience of leadership with innovative security companies. While serving as the former president of Intel Security, previously McAfee. ForeScout interim CEO T. Kent Elliott will continue as a non-employee member of the company's Board of Directors after serving as interim CEO since July 2014. Elliott will provide strategic insight and counsel to ForeScout's executive management team.

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