Include:
Tech
Cybersecurity
Business Strategy
Channel Insights
Stay Connected
Acer America
Acer America Corp. is a computer manufacturer of business and consumer PCs, notebooks, ultrabooks, projectors, servers, and storage products.

Location

333 West San Carlos Street
San Jose, California 95110
United States

WWW: acer.com

ChannelPro Network Awards

hello 2
hello 3

News

January 15, 2019 |

RocketCyber Adds Free Live Threat Map to MSP Security Suite

Like the vendor’s other products, the new tool is designed to be easily adopted, implemented, and supported by MSPs with limited in-house security expertise who want to enter the cybersecurity services market.

RocketCyber LLC has equipped its collection of applications for cybersecurity newcomers with a live threat map.

Available free of charge to the Dallas-based vendor’s partners, the new tool provides a visual representation of malicious and suspicious activity on endpoints under management in real time. Details provided by the system include which customer and computer are under attack, where the attack originated, and when the attack was detected.

“Given that MSPs know their customer networks best, exposing real-time global attack data on the endpoint empowers the provider to quickly remediate the threat,” said RocketCyber CEO Carl Banzhof in a press statement. “For example, how many dentist offices in North America can justify an SSH or FTP remote connection from N. Korea.”

Banzhof and co-founder Billy Austin, RocketCyber’s president, created the company two years ago and brought it out of stealth mode last year in time for the 2018 edition of ConnectWise’s annual IT Nation Connect conference. The two leaders worked together previously at Citadel Security, a vulnerability remediation vendor later bought by McAfee, and iScan Online, a maker of data breach risk solutions eventually acquired by SolarWinds.

The RocketCyber suite consists of “RocketApps” for various security functions that channel pros can use singly or in combination. Engineered to be easily adopted, implemented, and supported, those systems all seek to help MSPs who provide anti-virus, firewall, and other entry-level security services today roll out more advanced cybersecurity offerings quickly.

A free edition of the product includes apps for breach detection and threat hunting only. The premium edition, which costs $1 per device per month, provides access to the entire RocketApp catalog.

Speaking at last year’s IT Nation Connect, where the RocketCyber suite made its debut, ConnectWise CEO Arnie Bellini called cybersecurity a massive opportunity for MSPs. While the market for managed services is rising at a 12 percent CAGR presently, he said, security revenues are climbing 17 percent.

Furthermore, while MSPs who provide web content filtering, email encryption, and other basic security services charge $175 per user on average, those that offer log management, password protection, and other cybersecurity services as well typically collect $250 per user and up.

Researcher Cybersecurity Ventures expects global cybersecurity spending to top $1 trillion cumulatively between 2017 and 2021, according to its 2018 Cybersecurity Market Report.


Editor’s Choice

Deepfakes + Generative AI = Major Problems for Business

May 14, 2024 |

Deepfakes that can’t be distinguished from reality threaten to shatter the fundamental hierarchy of human trust and impact businesses.

Deep Dives and Round Ups: Why MSPs are Lining up for Online Events Again

May 9, 2024 |

Discover how MSPs can leverage ChannelPro’s online events to enhance industry knowledge, participate in engaging tech discussions, and drive business success.

Built for the Channel: How AI and Deep Learning are Transforming the SOC for Partner Ecosystems

April 30, 2024 | Tony Pietrocola

The rise of AI-driven attacks has increased the need for an AI-driven response to allow MSPs and SMBs to move at the speed of an attack – not just in response to one.


Related News

Growing the MSP

Explore ChannelPro

Events

Reach Our Audience