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Karlskrona, Blekinge, Sweden, 2009/03/12 - Outpost24, the Technology Leader in On-Demand Vulnerability Management solutions, today announced that it has opened a new office in Moscow, Russia.
Outpost24, the Technology Leader in On-Demand Vulnerability Management solutions, today announced that it has opened a new office in Moscow, Russia. With the opening of this new office, Outpost24 further strengthens its worldwide network of sales offices and takes the opportunity to better serve the ever growing Russian market with Vulnerability Assessment and Management solutions.
Anders Persson, Chief Operating Officer for Outpost24, was quoted as saying: “It is with great excitement that we now expand our global network of offices with a local presence in Moscow, and I can assure you that we are here to stay. We expect nothing less than for Russia to turn into a key market for us within a few years and we are really looking forward to assisting Russian enterprises and governmental organizations with implementing our best-practice vulnerability management methodology and leading technology.”
Outpost24 has appointed Mr. Edgar Ebel to head the office in Moscow and to develop the Russian market. Edgar has extensive experience from business development internationally, especially in the CIS countries, and was the deputy head of Wincor Nixdorf’s representative office in Moscow.
“The decision to enter the Russian market, with establishing a local office in Moscow, was made at the right time. In the near future Russia will become a key market for Vulnerability Assessment and Management. This development will be driven by companies and authorities who recognize the benefits of a proactive approach to IT security. Outpost24, with its expertise and leading security solutions, will help its Russian customer base to be and stay one step ahead of threats.” says Edgar Ebel, Head of Sales for Russia.
Outpost24 (outpost24.com) is the European leader in on-demand vulnerability assessment and management solutions with over 1,000 corporate and government customers, including Travelex, Delta Lloyd Group, ING Life Limited, University of Helsinki, and Deloitte. Outpost24 is headquartered in Sweden with a global network of local sales offices.
Outpost24 delivers security solutions in a Software-as-a-Service (OUTSCAN® & OUTSCAN PCI®) or Appliance (HIAB®) form factor. Outpost24’s solutions provide fully automated network vulnerability scanning, easily interpreted reports, and vulnerability management tools. OUTSCAN PCI® is the ideal tool for businesses of all sizes to achieve and demonstrate PCI DSS compliance.
Outpost24’s solutions can be deployed in a matter of hours, anywhere in the world, providing customers an immediate view of their security and compliance posture. OUTSCAN® is the most widely deployed On-Demand security solution in Europe, performing scans for over 1000 customers last year.