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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you keep up with the security industry, you may have come across recent product pitches suggesting that the proxy is “outdated” technology.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

In the News

TechTarget August 11, 2015
Fey said getting into the cloud security gateway space made perfect sense for Blue Coat, given the company's strong presence in web security gateway market. 
SC Magazine August 5, 2015
In this video, Michael Fey, president and COO of Blue Coat, shares his thoughts on defending, malware, and the overall future of security.
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.
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.
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. 
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 
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.
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...

Press Releases

August 28, 2015
SUNNYVALE, Calif., AUGUST 28, 2015 – Blue Coat Systems, Inc., a market leader in enterprise security, today announced it will hold a confere
August 25, 2015
IRVINE, Calif.—August 25, 2015— Cylance, Inc., the first cyber security company to successfully use artificial intelligence to predictively id
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 data protection solutions.
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
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 26, 2015 – Blue Coat Systems, Inc. a market leader in enterprise security solutions, today announced the completion of its previously reported acquisition by funds advised by Bain Capital, one of the world’s foremost private investment firms. Bain Capital acquired Blue Coat from Thoma Bravo, LLC, in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $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.

Events

Sep 1, 2015 to Sep 4, 2015 National Harbor, MD
HP Protect is HP’s annual security user conference and 2015 is its 11th year. The event delivers...
Tradeshow
Sep 2, 2015 Ottawa, Canada
Federal seminar focused on ATP. The targeted audience is the federal government.
Conference
Sep 3, 2015 Houston, TX
The CISO Executive Summit is one of the top ways a CISO can learn about and discuss important...
Lunch & Learn