In the News Archive

NetworkWorld November 17, 2015
SSL/TLS encryption is widely used to secure communications to internal and external servers, but can blind security mechanisms by preventing inspection of network traffic, increasing risk.
CRN November 13, 2015

Blue Coat is investing more than it ever has in building out its cloud security portfolio. This week, the company took the next step in that investment, buying cloud security company Elastica for $280 million. The buy adds capabilities around threat scoring, use and endpoint behavior modeling, natural language-based DLP and cloud application SOC analysis. President and COO Michael Fey said...

Search Cloud Security November 10, 2015
After acquiring Perspecsys this summer, Blue Coat Systems makes another CASB deal for Elastica to further strengthen its cloud security presence.
FierceITSecurity November 10, 2015

As more enterprises move into the cloud, IT security pros are becoming increasing worried about the security risks. Enterprise security vendor Blue Coat is addressing those security concerns by acquiring cloud access security brokers – or CASBs.

Silicon Valley Business Journal November 9, 2015
The WHIR November 9, 2015
Blue Coat said that it will combine its on- and off-premise threat defense and cloud data protection with Elastica’s Cloud Access Security and ...
The PE Hub Network November 9, 2015
 Blue Coat Systems, Inc., a market leader in enterprise security, announced today that it has agreed to acquire Elastica, Inc. for $280 million.
Silicon Angle November 9, 2015
Blue Coat added that the Elastica CloudSOC will fortify their already strong cloud capabilities through their Security Platform with five solutions that work equally well across on-premise and cloud managed environments
eWeek November 9, 2015
The deal will enable Blue Coat to expand its own secure Web gateway aspirations with the addition of Elastica's cloud application security broker technology.
IT Business Edge November 9, 2015
In its ...