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ObserveIT Brings Powerful New Insider Threat Detection Features to Market; Achieves Record Growth in Q3

October 3, 2018

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 3, 2018--ObserveIT, the leading insider threat management provider with more than 1,800 customers around the world, today announced significant growth and product innovation, reflecting increasing global demand for ObserveIT’s insider threat management solution. The company unveiled the latest version of its solution, ObserveIT 7.6, and experienced the largest bookings quarter in the company’s history.

Milestones achieved during Q3 include a $33 million Series B funding round, four deals over $1 million with Fortune 500 brands, and the appointment of NightDragon Security Founder Dave DeWalt as vice chairman of the board of directors.

ObserveIT 7.6 includes the addition of FAM (File Activity Monitoring), a unique solution for data exfiltration detection and prevention. FAM detects potentially suspicious data exfiltration attempts by providing full visibility into any file sent via web, email, social media and cloud storage with a single lightweight user mode agent. Further, FAM provides complete context of user interactions with files such as rename, copy, delete and move from start to finish.

Additional milestones achieved by ObserveIT in Q3 2018 include:

Completed the largest bookings quarter in company history, with an 80% increase in bookings over the last 15 months Surpassed 1,800 customers, including the addition of top financial services, hedge fund and defense contracting companies Achieved record growth in ObserveIT subscription bookings, with a 450% increase in year-over-year subscription deal growth Was recognized in Forrester’s Defend Your Data as Insiders Monetize Their Access report as an example of an endpoint monitoring tool and was evaluated by KuppingerCole for an in-depth breakdown of its insider threat solution

“We’re thrilled to close out another quarter with a growing customer roster, cutting-edge product updates and industry validation that confirms our unmatched, one-of-a-kind service and position as the insider threat management solution of choice for major brands across the globe,” said ObserveIT CEO Mike McKee.

For a free trial of the latest version of ObserveIT’s Insider Threat Management solution, visit here.

About ObserveIT ObserveIT is the leading Insider Threat Management solution with more than 1,800 customers across 87 countries. ObserveIT is the only solution that empowers security teams to detect insider threats, streamline the investigation process, and prevent data exfiltration. With 300+ out-of-the-box insider threat indicators of compromise, rich metadata and outstanding search capability and playback of any policy violation, ObserveIT provides comprehensive visibility into what people – contractors, privileged users and high-risk users – are doing, and reduces investigation time from days to minutes. For more information visit:  www.observeit.com.

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