Progress to distribute enterprise security platform The ProtectWise GridTM in Europe
LONDON, ENGLAND, July 26, 2017— Progress Distribution, a fast-growing IT Security Incubator and distributor specializing in introducing emerging and disruptive technologies, today announced it has signed a distribution agreement with ProtectWiseTM. An enterprise security company that delivers pervasive visibility, automated threat detection and unlimited forensic exploration, ProtectWise will extend its platform The ProtectWise GridTM to organisations in the United Kingdom, Nordics, BeNeLux and DACH markets, through Progress’ European channel network.
“Progress is pleased to add ProtectWise to the suite of disruptive security technologies we distribute in our European channel network,” said John Quinn, Founder and CEO, Progress Distribution. “The European market needs bleeding-edge innovations that solve problems existing technologies are unable to address. ProtectWise does this by delivering security on demand and entirely from the cloud with a platform that is ideally suited for enterprises of all industries.”
As part of the distribution agreement, Progress will extend The ProtectWise Grid to its reseller network and deliver pre-and post-sales services, ongoing channel recruitment, enablement, business development and management for ProtectWise in Europe.
“As we broaden our footprint in Europe, ProtectWise is pleased to team with Progress,” said Damon Harvey, Vice President of EMEA, ProtectWise. “The ProtectWise Grid presents a new utility model for security, which is the kind of technology Progress has a strong track record of delivering and supporting. We look forward to building our European presence through Progress’ expertise and channel network.”
About Progress Distribution
Progress Distribution is a boutique IT incubator and distributor that focuses on emerging technologies within Security, Networking, Infrastructure and Storage. ProtectWise is the latest vendor to join the company’s strong portfolio of innovative technology brands, which includes vendors such as TrapX, Skybox Security, Dathena, SecuPI, Randtronics and Ironscales to name a few. Besides offering resellers with proactive sales, business development, commercial and marketing support, Progress Distribution also has a dedicated end user demand generation team, which provides new technology vendors with an extremely valuable go to market strategy for the UK and European markets. For more information please visit www.progressdistribution.uk.
ProtectWise™ harnesses the power of the recorded network to provide a new utility model for enterprise security. The company’s platform, The ProtectWise Grid™, captures full fidelity network traffic for real-time and retrospective analysis in an advanced visual presentation. Delivered from the cloud, The ProtectWise Grid is an integrated solution that provides frictionless deployment and scalability.
Founded in April 2013, ProtectWise is based in Denver and led by a team of security and SaaS industry veterans from McAfee, Palo Alto Networks, and Symantec. The company launched the Immersive SecuritySM movement in 2017 to build a new path forward for the security industry. ProtectWise has raised more than $67 million in funding. For more information, visit www.protectwise.com.