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Cloud native security

7 Best Practices: Building Applications for Containers and Kubernetes

March 2, 2020

“Containers [and orchestration] are a technical vehicle for building, deploying, and running cloud-native applications,” says Rani Osnat, VP of strategy at Aqua Security. “I typically recommend to those starting their journey with containers to use a new, simple greenfield application as their test case.” We asked Osnat and other cloud-native experts to share their top tips […]

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Israeli Cloud Security Firm Aqua Bets Big on Indian Market

March 2, 2020

In talks with top IT firms to embed cloud security solutions Israeli cloud security solutions firm Aqua Security, which has set its eyes on the Indian market, plans to establish an exclusive team to drive business in the country. The four-and-a-half-year-old firm, which set up an R&D centre in Hyderabad with 30 people last year, […]

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Container security

Aqua Security Wins Two Info Security PG 2020 Global Excellence Awards®

February 27, 2020

BOSTON – February 27, 2020 – Aqua Security, the leading platform provider for securing container-based, serverless and cloud native applications, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide, has honored Aqua Co-Founder and CTO Amir Jerbi as Chief Technology Officer of the Year in the 16th Annual […]

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Israeli Startups Urged to Take it More Slowly

February 19, 2020

Amir Jerbi, CTO of Aqua Security, which last year raised $62 million, recounted as an example the process that Aqua Security went through. He said, “When we went to the market, we were a small company with 4-5 people, and we wanted to do the POC and run forward. We were lucky that they held […]

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Cloud native security

Kubernetes: 6 Secrets of Successful Teams

February 10, 2020

Benjy Portnoy, director, DevSecOps at Aqua Security, says that successful Kubernetes work depends on a team that embraces the importance of security regardless of role or job title. You might have guessed it from the job title, but Portnoy is a proponent of DevSecOps culture too. “DevSecOps can help foster collaboration so that security becomes an […]

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The 20 Coolest Cloud Security Companies Of The 2020 Cloud 100

February 10, 2020

Aqua Security secured a $62 million Series C round in April to help it address the need to secure microservices applications running on containers and serverless infrastructure. It also acquired CloudSploit to help customers monitor their public cloud accounts within minutes and reduce threats due to misconfiguration and vulnerabilities.

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Cloud native security

Kubernetes Operators: 4 Facts to Know

February 4, 2020

There’s been a noticeable bump in the interest in and implementation of Operators of late, according to Liz Rice, VP of open source engineering at Aqua Security. Rice also chairs the Cloud Native Computing Foundation’s technical oversight committee. “At the CNCF, we’re seeing interest in projects related to managing and discovering Kubernetes Operators, as well as observing an […]

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Container security

Aqua Security Named Winner in 2019-20 Cloud Awards

January 30, 2020

International Cloud Computing Awards Program Announces Shortlist BOSTON – January 30, 2020 – Aqua Security, the leading platform provider for securing container-based, serverless and cloud native applications, announced today it has been declared the winner of the Security Innovation of the Year award this week in the international Cloud Computing Awards program, The Cloud Awards. […]

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