Press Releases

August 25, 2016

BlueTalon Closes $16 Million Series A Financing Led By Maverick Ventures

Company to expand its market-leading solutions for enterprise data-centric security

 

BlueTalon, Inc., today announced it has closed over $16 million in Series A financing led by Maverick Ventures, with participation from new investor Arsenal Venture Partners and existing investors Signia Venture Partners, Data Collective, Divergent Ventures, Bloomberg Beta, and Stanford-StartX Fund. The new funding will be used for continued expansion of BlueTalon’s development and sales teams to address the increasing demand for BlueTalon’s data-centric security solutions which provide unparalleled control and visibility at the data layer. With this round of financing, Matthew Kinsella, Managing Director at Maverick Ventures, has joined the BlueTalon board of directors. To date, BlueTalon has raised over $25M in funding.

June 27, 2016

BlueTalon Extends Data-Centric Security Platform to Support Apache Spark

Company is first to unify data security policies across big data platforms including Hadoop, RDBMS and SQL-based environments, and now Spark

 

BlueTalon®, the leader in Data-Centric Security, today announced the immediate availability of its Data-Centric Security solution for Apache® Spark™, making it the first company to provide a unified data security layer across Hadoop, Hive, Spark and the multiple data platforms commonly used for big data. Using BlueTalon, organizations eliminate security blind spots and gain unprecedented visibility and control directly at the data layer.

May 2, 2016

BlueTalon Named a 2016 Gartner Cool Vendor

BlueTalon Data-Centric Security approach addresses emerging demand for unified security across data platforms

 

According to Gartner, “Security remains a core concern for data management, and there is an emerging demand for solutions that can unify security management across SQL, NoSQL and Hadoop environments — regardless of where and how they are deployed.”

April 21, 2016

BlueTalon Wins 2016 Cybersecurity Excellence Award for Data-Centric Security

 

BlueTalon, the leading provider of data-centric security for Hadoop, SQL and big data environments, announced today that it has won the 2016 Cybersecurity Excellence Award for Data-Centric Security. The 2016 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards is an annual competition that honors individuals, products and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security.

Mar 29, 2016

BlueTalon Founder to Present Key Principles for Data-Centric Security at Strata + Hadoop World


Strata + Hadoop World is where big data’s most influential business decision makers, architects, developers, and analysts gather to shape the future of their businesses and technologies. In the session, “Three Principles for a Data-centric Security Architecture to Simplify Your Life,” BlueTalon Founder and Chief Product Officer, Pratik Verma, will highlight the need to embrace a new security architecture to protect sensitive data in a big data environment.

February 29, 2016


BlueTalon Wins Editor’s Choice Award for Data-Centric Security Solutions from Cyber Defense Magazine

The Leading Provider of Data-Centric Security Receives Industry Recognition in 4th Annual CDM Infosec Awards


BlueTalon, the leading provider of data-centric security for Hadoop, SQL and big data environments, announced today that it has been named winner of the Editor’s Choice in Data-Centric Security Solutions by Cyber Defense Magazine. The publication is the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine and media partner of the RSA® Conference 2016.

February 11, 2016


BlueTalon Data-Centric Security for Hadoop Now Available On-Demand on Microsoft Azure Marketplace


BlueTalon, a leading provider of data-centric security for Hadoop, SQL and big data environments, announced today that it has expanded its product integration with Microsoft Azure HDInsight to enable on-demand on-boarding from the Microsoft Azure Marketplace.

February 4, 2016


BlueTalon Named a Finalist as Start Up of the Year in Info Security Products Guide’s 2016 Global Excellence Awards

BlueTalon, a leading provider of data-centric security for Hadoop, SQL and big data environments, today announced it has been selected as a finalist for the 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards as the Start Up of the Year.


December 2, 2015
logoBlueTalon Featured Speaker at 2015 Cyber Security Exchange, Discussing Data-Centric Security as an Effective Line of Defense Against Data Breaches

BlueTalon, a leading provider of data-centric security for Hadoop, SQL and big data environments, today announced that CEO Eric Tilenius will be a featured speaker at the 2015 Cyber Security Exchange, December 6-8 in Championsgate, Florida.

September 29, 2015


BlueTalon Unveils Industry-First Fine-Grained Data Access Control on Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) with Filtering and Dynamic Data Masking Capabilities

BlueTalon’s Data-Centric Security Hailed as “a Much Needed Security Solution for Enterprise Hadoop Deployments and Beyond”

August 31, 2015

cloudera_certified_logoBlueTalon Partners With Cloudera, Delivering Enhanced Data-Centric Security on Hadoop

Dynamic Data Masking, Row-Level Security and Fine-Grained Role- and Attribute-Based Access Control Now Available to Cloudera Customers, Providing Unmatched Big Data Security

July 14, 2015

Microsoft-logo_rgb_c-grayBlueTalon Integrates with Microsoft Azure HDInsight to Drive Big Data Adoption in the Cloud

New Product Integration Removes Critical Roadblock to Apache Hadoop Adoption Through Enterprise-grade Security and Data Access Control

June 9, 2015

BlueTalon Sets New Bar for Hadoop Security with Unrivaled Enterprise-Grade Data Access Control and Data Query Auditing

Expanded availability of BlueTalon Policy Engine 2.0 announced at Hadoop Summit 2015

February 18, 2015

BlueTalon Announces Breakthrough Data Access and Security for Hadoop and $5 Million in Funding

Unrivaled Enterprise-grade Data Access Control Delivers Secure Hadoop Deployments to Accelerate Explosive Market Adoption