SAN MATEO, Calif., July 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Farsight Security, Inc., a leading cybersecurity provider of DNS intelligence solutions, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Farsight Security to its 2018 Emerging Vendors List in the security category. This list recognizes recently founded, up-and-coming technology suppliers who are shaping the future of the IT channel through unique technological innovations. The list is divided into seven categories: Cloud, Data Center, Security, Big Data, Unified Communications, Internet of Things (IoT) and Storage. In addition to celebrating these notable companies, the Emerging Vendors list serves as a valuable resource for solution providers looking to expand their portfolios with cutting-edge technology.

From botnets to DDoS, cyberattacks are increasingly automated and companies are turning to global cybersecurity leaders such as Farsight Security with greater frequency. Farsight Security partners with leading cybersecurity firms, resellers and managed security services providers in order to help organizations qualify, enrich and correlate threat data using its breakthrough DNS solutions, quickening the process of identifying and responding to a cyberattack. Its flagship product, Farsight DNSDB, the world’s largest historical passive DNS database, is platform agnostic, and integrates easily with all leading Security Information Event Management (SIEM), Security Orchestration & Automation and Threat Intelligence Platform (TIP) solutions. The Farsight Security partner benefits extend beyond the ease and interoperability of its technology. Farsight provides partners with sales, technical and marketing resources and other incentives to help them drive revenue and exceed business goals. These are just a few of the reasons Farsight Security is such an attractive technology partner and secured a position on CRN’s 2018 Emerging Vendors List.   

“The technology suppliers on CRN’s 2018 Emerging Vendors list are creating a bright future for the IT channel, aggressively developing products to meet complex IT market demands, while positively impacting the bottom line of solution providers,” said Bob Skelley, CEO, The Channel Company. “The array of leading-edge products delivered by these organizations will have a lasting impact on the channel for years to come.”

“Our belief that the internet should be a safer space for legitimate users underlines everything we do, and our partners play a key role in helping us achieve this mission. We are very pleased to be named a CRN 2018 Emerging Vendor in the security category. This recognition is powerful validation of the value that we offer our partners and customers,” said Alexa Raad, COO Farsight Security, Inc. “Every transaction, good or bad, begins with a DNS lookup. Now, more than ever, organizations need access to real-time and historical DNS solutions to stay ahead of today’s cyberthreats,” she added.

The complete Emerging Vendors list will be featured online at www.crn.com/emergingvendors.

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About Farsight Security
Farsight Security is the world’s largest provider of historic and real-time passive DNS data. We enable security teams to qualify, enrich and correlate all sources of threat data and ultimately save time when it is most critical - during an attack or investigation. Our solutions provide enterprise, government and security industry personnel and platforms with unmatched global visibility, context and response. Farsight Security is headquartered in San Mateo, California, USA. Learn more about how we can empower your threat platform and security team with Farsight Security passive DNS solutions at www.farsightsecurity.com or follow us on Twitter: @FarsightSecInc.

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About The Channel Company
The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. www.thechannelco.com

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