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July 29, 2015
Hands up who hates those pesky anti-virus agents running on your laptop that slow your machine down and do little to protect zero day malware? Thought so.  The trouble is that for a decade...
By Maureen Oconnell
June 17, 2015
If you keep up with the security industry, you may have come across recent product pitches suggesting that the proxy is “outdated” technology.  While proxy isn’t new technology, it is more...
By Tim Chiu
June 17, 2015
In light of the economy’s ever-changing dynamics, right now the average enterprise CISO is likely shifting the way he or she thinks about cloud. Any executive currently looking into cloud computing...
By Blue Coat

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CRN July 31, 2015
Blue Coat acquired cloud security startup Perspecsys Thursday, a move the security vendor said would position partners to grab major share in the "massive" opportunity it sees around cloud access security brokerage.
SC Magazine July 31, 2015
Blue Coat Systems, Inc. has acquired Perspecsys in order to expand its cloud security offerings while improving its hybrid cloud portfolio, setting a new bar for data protection within cloud applications.
Digital News Asia July 30, 2015
IN 2012, cybersecurity company Blue Coat Systems Inc., embarked on an acquisition spree to expand its product portfolio into adjacent security markets. 
CBR July 29, 2015
Eyeing end-to-end security for customers' devices, the Alliance Ecosystem of Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) was today launched by Blue Coat.
Digital News Asia July 29, 2015
To become that ‘strongest security firm, there are three areas of focus that will be defining Blue Coat’s investment and research direction over the next few years, said Thompson 
Real Business July 27, 2015
What we do know is there are some defensive moves which we can all take to reduce access to sensitive personal data From Blue Coat’s own research, UK employees are still unaware of best practices regarding the protection of personal and work information online.
Softpedia July 3, 2015
Security engineer Chris Larsen from Blue Coat profiled one of these locations and looked for a non-existent song. As expected, several results popped up, all advertising a valid download location. Moreover, at the end of the result list, buttons were displayed for playing, streaming or downloading...
NerdWallet June 29, 2015
EMV cards are designed to cut down on counterfeit fraud and the use of lost and stolen cards, but they’re not a “cure-all,” says Hugh Thompson, chief technology officer at Blue Coat Systems, a Sunnyvale, California-based data security company.
International Finance Magazine June 15, 2015
Many firms also work with local institutes to train future cyber security leaders. “Blue Coat is actively working with local institutes and organisations to equip the next generation of cyber security leaders, both in government and private industry."

Press Releases

July 30, 2015
SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 30, 2015 – Blue Coat Systems, Inc., a market leader in enterprise security, today announced it has acquired Perspecsys, Inc., a leader in enterprise cloud d
July 29, 2015
SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 29, 2015 – Blue Coat Systems, Inc., a market leader in enterprise security, today unveiled its
June 15, 2015
Proxy SG Positioned as a Leader for the Eighth Year in a Row
June 1, 2015
Whitcomb and Burch Also Included in CRN Power 100
May 26, 2015
Bain Capital acquired Blue Coat from Thoma Bravo, LLC in all-cash transaction valued at $2.4 billion
May 21, 2015
Security Industry Veteran to Bolster Sales Operations and Focus on Asia Pacific Markets
May 19, 2015
Global survey highlights disconnect between employee awareness of cyber threats and their actions. 
April 27, 2015
Blue Coat Systems, Inc., a market leader in enterprise security, today announced that its Blue Coat Cloud Security Solution was recognized as the “Best Cloud Computing Security Solution” in the Reader Trust Award category at the 2015 SC Awards.
April 9, 2015
SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 9, 2015 – Blue Coat Systems, Inc., a leader in enterprise security, today announced the addition of Mail Threat Defense to its portfolio of Advanced Threat Defense (ATD) solutions.
March 24, 2015
SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 24, 2015 – Blue Coat Systems, Inc., a market leader in enterprise security, today announced that its cloud-based Global Intelligence Network now integrates Blue Coat’s entire portfolio, including the Norman Shark sandboxing technology and Solera Networks forensics and incident response products recently acquired by Blue Coat.

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