Aqua Security has extended its container security alliance with Pivotal Software to include containerized applications running on the distribution of the Cloud Foundry platform-as-a-service (PaaS) that Pivotal makes available. The two companies already have a relationship involving Pivotal Container Service (PKS), a distribution of a Kubernetes platform that Pivotal curates in collaboration with sister company VMware. Aqua Security will […]
Expansion of the Aqua-Pivotal collaboration delivers comprehensive security for application development and production environments on PCF BOSTON – July 30, 2019 – Aqua Security, the leading platform provider for securing container-based and cloud native applications, announced today the public release of Aqua Security’s runtime protection for Pivotal Cloud Foundry ® (PCF) . Users of Pivotal’s […]
With Cloud Foundry users pushing code faster to production, “application security checks must be accessible within the deployment pipeline in order to scale safety and compliance,” said Angus MacDonald, Pivotal’s general manager for technology ecosystem. The partners said the addition of Aqua’s runtime security tool would help automate those controls.
“Multi-cloud has become a strategic initiative for many enterprises, large and small,” says Amir Jerbi, CTO and cofounder at Aqua Security. “As the first wave of public cloud (IaaS) adoption is maturing, organizations are realizing that they do not want to become overly dependent on a single cloud provider, and also that on an ongoing basis […]
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BOSTON – July 22, 2019 – Aqua Security, the leading platform provider for securing container-based, serverless and cloud native applications, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Aqua to its 2019 Emerging Vendors list in the Security category. This marks the second straight year CRN has included Aqua on its […]
Recurly uses Terraform templates to install Aqua Security agents automatically in GKE clusters at deployment. The company also embedded Aqua’s container image scanning tool in its CI/CD pipeline, so that container security flaws break developer builds before they’re deployed to production. Aqua also prevents developers from deploying container images from outside the company’s container registry.
Containers can help lighten the load of discovering and mitigating vulnerabilities in open source code. “A container image packages up application code along with all its dependencies, giving you a self-contained unit that you can check for vulnerabilities,” said Liz Rice, technology evangelist at Aqua Security Software, maker of a container security platform.