Posts by Capsule8

Climbing toward the Summit: The Cloud Native Security Summit is Almost Here
April 9, 2021
If you follow Capsule8 on social media, you’ve likely seen our barrage of speaker announcements, session updates, and overall agenda magic (literally, there is a magic show) for the upcoming Cloud Native Security Summit on April 14.  After two successful in-person events in New York in 2018 and San Francisco 2019, we were really looking […]
5 Barriers to DevOps Deployment
March 26, 2021
According to a recent State of DevOps report, teams practicing DevOps benefit from a lower change failure rate, 24 times faster recovery from failures when they do occur, and significantly less time spent on rework and security issue remediation.  In short, DevOps helps reduce risk, improve productivity, and reduce costs. Such teams tend to be […]
Start-Ups and Food Trucks: Meet Terri Wagner!
March 19, 2021
As Head of Delivery and Support, Terri Wagner’s day is full of decision-making and developing processes to ensure our customers benefit from the steps and procedures Capsule8 puts into place. She leads the team responsible for making and keeping our clients happy, and we are especially happy to have her on board.  Terri has only […]
Linux Tracing 101: Do You Know What Your Servers Are Doing
March 5, 2021
In a recent webinar, Capsule8 Research Scientist Nick Gregory discussed some of the core building blocks of server monitoring and tracing in Linux. To get the most from your systems, it’s more important than ever to monitor and trace potential issues and to understand the key components of a successful response system. Let’s take a […]
How to Maintain Security for On-Demand Containers & Stateless Environments
February 25, 2021
On-demand containers and stateless environments are a class of infrastructure components that play a very important part in running the daily business operations. They can be used for business continuity tasks, for backups, batch processing, CI/CD jobs, transactional emails, auto-scaling, asynchronous workloads and many other reasons. From a security perspective, securing those containers or environments […]
From Calculators to Capsulators: Meet Scott Kenerly
February 17, 2021
According to Capsule8’s Scott Kenerly, being the CFO of high-tech startups is “not for the faint of heart.” On any given day, he’s tackling projects that range from corporate development to strategy, to accounting/finance, to human resources, to operations, and beyond. And with a fast-moving security landscape, a global pandemic, and an entirely remote workforce, […]
What will Define Cybersecurity Moving into 2021?
February 10, 2021
We are in a unique position as 2021 gets underway. With the coronavirus pandemic still very much a factor, cybersecurity priorities have shifted dramatically in the last twelve months, with an increased focus on distributed workforces and the technologies that support them.  Risk comes from all angles, with users, vendors, partners, and systems all contributing […]
Howdy Partners – Capsule8 Launches a New Partner Program
February 4, 2021
Today is a big day at Capsule8 as we expand our inner circle and extend our reach with the newly launched Capitalize program.  Rolling out nationally and beginning with more than 10 carefully-selected VARs and integration partners, including Gotham Technologies, Fortifire, and SideChannel, we’re working hard to create a frictionless experience so that our Partners […]
Case Study: Mimecast
February 1, 2021
With Capsule8, Mimecast is able to strengthen their security posture and meet critical compliance standards. Industry: Technology Company Size: 1,700 + employees worldwide Challenges: Lack of deep visibility and strict compliance requirements Key Benefits:  Enhanced visibility, capability to respond in a systematic way to potentially malicious behavior, controls to meet compliance certifications As a leading […]
Establishing a Scalable Collaboration Between Security and DevOps
January 28, 2021
In a recent blog post, we’ve discussed the journey many IT organizations are on to digital transformation and the trajectory they have taken in recent years. Drawing from a recent webinar run with 451 Research, part of S&P Global Market Intelligence, we looked at the cloudy future of workload deployment locations and current DevOps adoption […]
Security Gaps in the Digital Transformation Journey
January 14, 2021
In a recent webinar produced in partnership with 451 Research, part of S&P Global Market Intelligence, Kelly Shortridge and Fernando Montenegro discussed the elements necessary for security teams to better engage with DevOps. But to realize that kind of transformation, context is needed. Digital transformation is a holistic process. It’s a journey that every organization […]
Put Us In Coach – Cloud Security is a Team Sport
November 20, 2020
Recently Fernando Montenegro of 451 Research, part of S&P Global Market Intelligence, released a new thought leadership report, “Cloud Security is a Team Sport,”* (*Login required) that breaks down the need for collaboration and teamwork when tackling cloud security in two key areas: Within the vendor community, highlighting the need for collaboration between cloud service […]