After a multi-year partnership, HP has introduced that it’s going to purchase Bromium in an effort to bolster its endpoint safety capabilities.
California-based Bromium was discovered by former Citrix executives again in 2011 and the corporate focuses on deploying virtualization to offer endpoint safety.
HP at the moment licenses Bromium’s expertise to energy its Positive Click on malware safety which makes use of digital containers to isolate untrusted recordsdata and web sites.
The partnership between the 2 firms started in early 2017 although it was expanded firstly of this 12 months when HP launched its Positive Click on Superior resolution as a part of its System-as-a-Service providing.
GM and World Head of Business Techniques at HP, Andy Rhodes supplied additional particulars on why the corporate determined to amass Bromium in a press launch, saying:
“Security is a key competitive differentiator for HP, providing the most secure PCs and printers on the market. The acquisition of Bromium extends our investments, leadership and focus in this space and securing end point devices that are on the front lines of defense against cyber security attacks.”
HP has not disclosed the phrases of the acquisition nor has it revealed what number of of Bromium’s staff might be becoming a member of the corporate.
By way of CRN