Companies Provide Multiple Levels of Management Controls to Secure Corporate Networks from Security Threats
NEW YORK and SAN JOSE, Calif., August 9, 2016 – IPM, the IT force behind some of New York Metro’s most prestigious brands, and ForeScout Technologies Inc., the pioneer in agentless and Internet of Things (IoT) cybersecurity, today announced that they have partnered to deliver visibility solutions that empower organizations to see devices, including non-traditional devices, the instant they connect to the network. By delivering ForeScout solutions, IPM can not only enable organizations to better protect networks from security threats, it also offers the ability to control endpoint devices and orchestrate information sharing and operation among disparate security tools for faster incident response.
“ForeScout has developed an innovative suite of solutions to enable enterprises to truly get ahold of the growing waves of devices that proliferate their networks – from notebooks, smartphones and tablets to Internet of Things (IoT) devices of all shapes and sizes,” said Adam Bari, Managing Director, IPM. “Through solutions that ‘see,’ ‘control,’ and ‘orchestrate’ these devices, ForeScout enables us to deliver solutions that assure system-wide security and risk prevention.”
“IPM is a partner with an impressive bench of expertise in endpoint management and security,” said Todd DeBell, Vice President of Worldwide Channel Sales, ForeScout Technologies. “We are pleased to be partnering with them in the delivery of our innovative suite of solutions that can see connected devices, enforce policy-based control of those devices and orchestrate information sharing and automated workflows among disparate security and IT management tools.”
ForeScout solutions, including ForeScout CounterACT®, ForeScout Extended Modules, and CounterACT Enterprise Manager, are now offered as part of the IPM security portfolio. Together, they help enterprises discover corporate, BYOD, IoT and rouge devices, servers, routers and access points, enforce network access based on user, device and policy, and find and fix vulnerabilities on managed and unmanaged endpoints. This enables rapid response to incidents without human intervention.
About ForeScout Technologies, Inc.
ForeScout Technologies, Inc. is transforming security through visibility. ForeScout offers Global 2000 enterprises and government organizations the unique ability to see devices, including non-traditional devices, the instant they connect to the network. Equally important, ForeScout lets you control these devices and orchestrate information sharing and operation among disparate security tools to accelerate incident response. Unlike traditional security alternatives, ForeScout achieves this without requiring software agents or previous device knowledge. The company’s solutions integrate with leading network, security, mobility and IT management products to overcome security silos, automate workflows and enable significant cost savings. As of January 2016, more than 2,000 customers in over 60 countries improve their network security and compliance posture with ForeScout solutions. Learn more at www.forescout.com.
For more than 30 years, IPM has been the IT force behind some of New York Metro's most prestigious brands. Backed through partnerships with technology leaders including Microsoft, Citrix, EMC, VMware and more, IPM offers professional services, product sourcing and IT staffing with an unmatched engagement experience - from concept to execution. Learn more at www.ipm.com.