FireEye Forges Strategic Alliance with Ingram Micro to Deliver Advanced Threat Protection
Ingram Micro channel partners in the U.S. and Canada now have access to the entire FireEye security platform including advanced endpoint and email security for customers looking to fortify legacy solutions
MILPITAS, Calif. – December 14, 2015 – FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:
FEYE), the leader in stopping today’s advanced cyber attacks, today
announced an agreement with Ingram Micro (NYSE: IM) to market, sell
and support FireEye security products throughout the United States and
Canada. The new alliance makes FireEye comprehensive advanced threat
protection across the network, email and endpoint available to Ingram
Micro channel partners in the U.S. and Canada to update customers’
legacy security infrastructure and protect against modern
“Customers are turning to channel partners to update security solutions and provide guidance on how to protect against threats on the endpoint and coming through email,” said Steve Pataky, vice president of worldwide channels and alliances at FireEye. “Together with Ingram Micro, we can provide channel partners the ability to deliver advanced endpoint and email protection that goes beyond traditional solutions – and, with the FireEye security platform, gain visibility across the organization to identify and remediate threats. For channel partners, this visibility is key in providing solutions that keep their customer networks secure.”
The alliance brings the new FireEye® HX™ Endpoint 3.0 product to more channel partners and businesses throughout the U.S. and Canada. The latest version of FireEye HX extends FireEye Threat Intelligence to the endpoint and adds enterprise search capabilities that enable quick and precise security searches across endpoints. For organizations, this enables unparalleled visibility to rapidly find and mitigate threats by utilizing superior visibility into their endpoints along with insight gathered from cloud and real-time feeds.
“FireEye enables channel partners to better protect their customers by offering the right blend of technology, intelligence and expertise,” said Eric Kohl, executive director, Ingram Micro Advanced Solutions. “Our channel partners trust us to offer the best technology products, solutions and services. FireEye’s advanced security offerings expand our best in class portfolio and help channel partners protect their customers from today’s cyber threats.”
As part of the new Ingram Micro relationship, FireEye will become a 2016 sponsor of the Trust X Alliance – the IT channel’s premier community for top-performing vendors, service providers and VARs. The IT security innovator will work closely with the Trust X Alliance to educate and train its members on the importance of endpoint security and how to proactively protect customers from cyber threats.
“IT security is top of mind for businesses and their trusted IT advisors,” said Tim Ament, senior vice president, Ingram Micro. “We’ve made it a priority to bring best-in-class security technologies to our channel partners from emerging and established vendor partners. FireEye is a channel-friendly vendor, IT security innovator, and a great addition to our growing portfolio.”
For more information on FireEye, Ingram Micro channel partners should contact their Ingram Micro sales representative.
About FireEye, Inc.
FireEye has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks. These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways. The FireEye Threat Prevention Platform provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect an organization across the primary threat vectors and across the different stages of an attack life cycle. The core of the FireEye platform is a virtual execution engine, complemented by dynamic threat intelligence, to identify and block cyber attacks in real time. FireEye has over 4,000 customers across 67 countries, including more than 650 of the Forbes Global 2000.
About Ingram Micro
Ingram Micro helps businesses Realize the Promise of Technology™. It delivers a full spectrum of global technology and supply chain services to businesses around the world. Deep expertise in technology solutions, mobility, cloud, and supply chain solutions enables its business partners to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they serve. Unrivaled agility, deep market insights and the trust and dependability that come from decades of proven relationships, set Ingram Micro apart and ahead. Discover how Ingram Micro can help you Realize the Promise of Technology. More at www.ingrammicro.com.
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