ForeScout Acquires SecurityMatters

With the increase in threats targeting non-traditional devices and cyber risk resulting in operational and safety risk, the convergence of IT (Information Technology) and OT (Operational Technology) networks is becoming critical in the OTand industrial environments. There is a lack of comprehensive solutions and tools to address the full range of OT cyber risk challenges.

ForeScout

Together, ForeScout and SecurityMatters provide expanded capabilities and advanced features to secure OT and Industrial environment. The acquisition will bolster ForeScout’s global leadership position in device visibility across the extended enterprise with expanded capabilities and advanced features to secure OT and industrial environments.

“ForeScout + SecurityMatters brings two market leading solutions together to deliver the industry’s first, and only, end-to-end agentless device visibility and control platform that can scale to support millions of devices across the most complex environments.

—Michael DeCesare, CEO and President, ForeScout Technologies, Inc

“Virtually every company with OT needs to rethink its cybersecurity strategy. After partnering with ForeScout for the last year, it became clear that we shared the same vision. Now as a single company, we will be able to accelerate our momentum and create the industry’s first capability to truly segment IT and OTenvironments.

-Damiano Bolzoni, founder and CEO, SecurityMatters.

Together, ForeScout and SecurityMatters will deliver on our vision of extending visibility and control across the extended enterprise. The combined technology uniquely solves the full spectrum of OT devices.

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