AT&T to Acquire AlienVault
Congratulations to the AlienVault team for this tremendous milestone. AT&T Business will bring the scale and necessary resources to become one of the most powerful cybersecurity players in the industry serving business customers of all sizes.
Trident Capital Cybersecurity (now ForgePoint Capital) is humbled to have been the lead investor in AlienVault since 2011.
Personally, I am honored to have served as Chairman of the Board and partnered with amazing entrepreneurs like @Julio Casal @Barmak Meftah and many others that contribute to the success of the business.
The journey started as an open source project in Madrid Spain to become one of fastest growing and most successful cybersecurity companies serving the mid market with its Unified Security Management and Open Threat Exchange.We will be cheering from the sidelines for their continued growth and success!
AT&T* today announced its plans to acquire AlienVault®, a privately held company based in San Mateo, Calif. The agreement has been approved by both companies. The acquisition of AlienVault will enable AT&T to expand its enterprise-grade security solutions portfolio and offerings to millions of small and medium-sized businesses. AlienVault’s innovative technology and security talent will help accelerate AT&T’s vision of enabling organizations of all sizes with effective cybersecurity solutions.