Investments to accelarate technology Innovation and Global Expansion
Columbia, MD, Sept. 5, 2012 – Tenable Network Security, Inc., whose widely used software identifies network security gaps before they are exploited by attackers, today announced $50 million in first-round funding from Accel Partners.
Tenable will use the funds to expand its innovative security offerings and accelerate global growth while deepening its research into evolving threats that are coming critical trust issues for CEOs, regulators and customers world wide.
“Security is the main stream issue. especially with the explosion of mobile,cluod and virtual computing” said Ron Gula CEO of Tenable”seroius network attack are far more common than anyone wants to publicly admit and our customers count on us to keep their network safe. Tenable is the top choice for businesses of all size, government and universities to manage network threats. The company’s flagship vulnerability management products, Nessus and Security Centre are used by the most demanding security professional and compliance auditors at 15 000 organization worldwide including,
The entire US department of Defense, where Tenable has become the vulnerability manegement standard 12 of the 14 Us Federal Civillian Department Top Financial Services companies : Barclays, Deloitte, RBS, Morgan Stanley, T.Rowe Price, Visa Technology Leaders : Spotify, Dell, Etsy, Google, Intel, Microsoft, Skype, Apple, Yahoo Top Universities Brown, Dartmouth, Michigan, Ohio State, Purdue Healthcare Leaders, : Coventry, HealthSouth, Johnson & Johnson, Merck, scripps, Sutter health, Key Energy Players : Chevron,Chesapeake Energy, Conoco Philips, Con Edison,Duke Energy, TXU Retailer Innovators,Chipotle, GSI, Meijer, Diapers.com, Zappos.com. Media Visionaries : British Sky Broadcasting, CBS, Comcast, Time Warner, 20th Century Fox Telecom Providers : Alcatel Lucent, Bell Canada, British Telecom, Soft Bank Mobile, Verizon Tenable’s user community has 1 million people who have learned the benefits of automated vulnerability scanning through their viral adoption of Nessus.
“Tenable is a thought leader in the rapidly growing and critical area of vulnerability management” said Pi Ling General Partner at Accel who will join Tenable’s Board Of Director.”IT security practitioners fight the constant battle to stay ahead of networks attacks and its only getting harder.Many of these practitioners globally rely on Tenable for their vulnerability platform Tenable’s Security Center is the only security platform combining essential active and innovative passive vulnerability scanning, real-time network monitoring and configuration and compliance management. Tenable’s Nessus, the industry most widely deployed vulnerability scanner, provides the the deepest database of known vulnerabilities and compliance risks on the market today.
Tenable is continuing a multi-year pattern of rapid growth with revenue climbing more than 550% over the past four years.The company had doubled its staff in 12 months to nearly 200 people and expect to double again in the next two years.
E-SPIN and Tenable Network Security
E-SPIN is actively promoting Tenable Network Security full range of products and technologies as part of the company Vulnerability Management and Security Management solution portfolio – for vulnerability assessment, unified security monitoring (USM) – intergrated vulnerability management, SIEM, Compliance Management. E-SPIN also provides consulting, supplying, training and maintaining Tenable Network Security products for the enterprise, government and military customers (or distribute and resell as part of the complete package) to other regions.
The enterprise ranges from university, government and enterprise IT security professionals on the vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, or IT security company on the security audit and security operation center (SOC) for SIEM, Compliance Management to Unified Security Monitoring or cyber security / cyber warfare / military security defense operation center unified security and operation monitoring.