BI Software offers dashboard for information security.
Press Release Summary:
Intellitactics(TM) EnterpriseVue for ISM provides dynamic dashboard to optimize access to security information. Configurable display of graphical and tabular reports is suited for enterprise users such as IT operations, employees benefiting from awareness to security policy enforcement, executive management, and internal auditors. It is powered by Intellitactics(TM) Security Data Warehouse which retrieves raw logs, events, and summarized detail for reports.
Original Press Release:
Intellitactics Delivers EnterpriseVue for ISM - Dynamic Dashboard for Optimal SIEM Solution
Intellitactics(TM) EnterpriseVue for ISM arms security with a new weapon to fight internal attacks By increasing awareness to policy violations and out of compliance behavior.
Reston, VA - June 23, 2009 - Intellitactics, a leading provider of appliances and software for enterprise security management, announced Intellitactics(TM) EnterpriseVue for ISM (http://www.intellitactics.com/int/products/enterprisevue.asp) designed to increase effectiveness of enterprise security by providing a dynamic dashboard to increase access to security information. EnterpriseVue is a configurable display of graphical and tabular reports appropriate to multiple enterprise audiences: other IT operations functions, employees that benefit from awareness to security policy enforcement, executive management and internal auditors. EnterpriseVue is another application powered by the Intellitactics(TM) Security Data Warehouse (SDW). The Intellitactics SDW (http://www.intellitactics.com/pdfs/brief_sdw.pdf) is a high performance, multi-dimensional data store that quickly retrieves raw logs, events and summarized detail for reports and is central to the performance of Intellitactics Security Manager (ISM) and the Intellitactics SIEM appliance Intellitactics(TM) SAFE.
Sunil Bhargava, Intellitactics Chief Technologist, comments on the dashboard for ISM, "Security Manager is routinely used by organizations that place strategic importance on information security. Increasing access to security information with an easy to understand dashboard is a best practice employed by the most successful organizations so we're offering this feature to ISM customers." Derek Brink, vice president and research fellow in the IT Security practice at Aberdeen Group, comments on the role of a portal or dashboard, "Use of a portal or dashboard as part of establishing a level of assurance is also highly correlated with Best-in-Class performance. Aberdeen's research has shown that the companies with the best results are 9-times more likely to use a dashboard, such as EnterpriseVue, to provide detailed status and management results to internal clients and other IT functions."
While the security team or security operations center is held accountable for the success or failure of security controls in preventing expensive data breaches, responsibility for securing critical data essential to business effectiveness belongs to everyone working in a company or government agency. Security awareness and training plays a critical role in developing a security aware organization. Using a dynamic dashboard to frequently report appropriate information to internal stakeholders can make a big difference. "Training end users on behaviors they can watch out for amongst their peers and then reinforcing that training with frequent reporting may deter the activity of a malicious insider," is an example offered by Jeff Vince, Director of Solution Services for Intellitactics. "We encourage the SOC to run reports that keep security front of mind. We also suggest they involve other IT functions like network operations, database managers, application managers and others by providing reports they can use to make decisions and take actions to comply with policies."
Features and benefits of EnterpriseVue for ISM (http://www.intellitactics.com/int/products/enterprisevue.asp) and see samples of the dashboard. Intellitactics Security Manager (http://www.intellitactics.com/int/products/securitymanager.asp). Read more at www.enterprisesecurityblog.com
About Intellitactics, Inc.
Headquartered in Reston, VA, Intellitactics provides a suite of security incident and event management (SIEM) products for organizations of all sizes. Well-known as the provider of Intellitactics Security Manager, the optimal enterprise security management (http://www.intellitactics.com/int/?utm_source=prweb&utm_medium=pressrelease&utm_campaign=09052008&mtcPromotion=PressRelease%3ESANSToolTalk&mtcCampaign=5333) software solution for large companies with complex requirements, Intellitactics now offers mid market organizations a line of security management (http://www.intellitactics.com/int/?utm_source=prweb&utm_medium=pressrelease&utm_campaign=09052008&mtcPromotion=PressRelease%3ESANSToolTalk&mtcCampaign=5333) appliances called Intellitactics SAFE. These products, used stand alone or in combination, provide unparalleled capability for compliance reporting, log management and threat management. Global organizations, multi-site companies or MSSPs can effectively distribute capabilities while providing centralized control of the security infrastructure.
Intellitactics SAFE won the Best Security Management Award Europe 2009. Intellitactics was the first SIEM vendor to be awarded Common Criteria Certification as a security information and event management solution. Founded in 1996, Intellitactics is backed by JMI Equity Fund LP and Lazard Technology Partners and is ranked by well-known industry analysts as a market leader known for product development, delivery and thought leadership. Visit us at www.intellitactics.com.