News and Press Releases

Trusted Metrics Inc. Announces Elastic Security Operations Center for Managed Service Providers

Enhancing a Managed Service Provider’s suite of solutions with the highest quality SIEM platform on the market has always been our goal. A provider can white-label Elastic SOC® and offer their customers the highest level of security monitoring and liability protection through a virtual platform. With limitless scalability, it’s faster, more robust and cheaper than any other solution available today.

Trusted Metrics Signs Agreement to Integrate Emerging Threats Products for Comprehensive Malware Coverage and IP and Domain Reputation

The Managed Visibility Platform (MVP) is Enhanced by Combining the ETPro® Ruleset and IQRisk® Rep List for Global Threat Detection, Analysis and Prevention Trusted Metrics Inc., an Information Security services firm headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, and Emerging Threats, a world-leading provider of commercial and open source threat intelligence, today announced a licensing agreement for the ETPro® Ruleset and IQRisk® Rep List to deliver comprehensive malware protection and actionable threat intelligence to Trusted Metrics’ Managed Visibility Platform. The Trusted Metrics’ Managed Visibility Platform delivers a powerful cloud-based event correlation platform, top-notch network enterprise visibility, and situational awareness to any organization at a fraction of the cost of deploying currently available intrusion detection systems, centralized logging, and SIEM technologies. The Emerging Threat ETPro Ruleset delivers the highest level of major malware coverage and contains an average of 19,000 malware rules and is updated daily, ensuring the most comprehensive and up-to-date malware protection. IQRisk Rep List is based on over a decade of threat intelligence data collection containing an extensive library of hundreds of millions of IP addresses and domains with years of historical data and over 40 categories of reputation. IQRisk Rep List is non-aggregated, and delivers accurate and trusted data that is gathered through global resources and is exclusively collected and maintained by Emerging Threats. The frequency of malware and other malicious threats have reached epidemic proportions and are becoming more complex, making them harder to detect. These threats cost organizations billions of dollars a year in lost revenue and damaged reputation to the brand. The daily barrage of these threats also results in a significant cost of doing...

Trusted Metrics Secures Extended Seed Funding

Financing by the Ballast Fund and Wilmington Investor Network Fuels Product Development and Team Growth Raleigh, NC — Today, Trusted Metrics Inc., an Information Security services firm headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, announced the successful extension of a Seed Round of financing.  Led by the Ballast Fund and Wilmington Investor Network (WIN), the funds will support product development and additional staffing requirements to achieve Trusted Metrics’ 2014 strategic growth plan. Trusted Metrics’ Founder and CEO, Michael Menefee said, “The additional capital contribution provides us with the resources needed to further enhance our first-class, cloud-based network security and data analytics platform.  We are excited to have both organizations represented on our Board of Directors; each group brings a wealth of knowledge in the IT services marketplace.”   Trusted Metrics’ Managed Visibility Platform (MVP) provides organizations with a next-generation, cloud-based SIEM platform that provides increased performance at a reduced cost when compared with traditional on-premise products. The MVP platform allows organizations of any size to incorporate centralized log correlation, Intrusion Detection, asset management, vulnerability management and Network Performance Management into a single console.   About Trusted Metrics Inc.: Trusted Metrics Inc. (www.trustedmetrics.com) is a privately held, investor-backed Information Technology (IT) services provider headquartered in Raleigh, NC.  Founded by industry veterans in 2011, Trusted Metrics provides an IT Security management platform for government, higher education, industrial and commercial customers around the country.  Already processing trillions of events per day for our clients, Trusted Metrics focuses on enabling enterprise visibility and rapid response by consolidating networking, systems, application and security event information, thereby providing clients with actionable and reliable metrics and reporting.  ...

Trusted Metrics Announces Cloud-based SIEM Platform

IT Security Company Brings Log Correlation and Management, IP Reputation, Vulnerability Scanning and Data Retention to the Cloud with the Managed Visibility Platform Raleigh, NC — Today, Trusted Metrics Inc., an Information Security services firm headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, announced the public launch of its cloud-based Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) solution. The Managed Visibility Platform (MVP) provides organizations with a next-generation SIEM platform that provides increased performance at a reduced cost when compared with traditional on-premise products. The MVP platform allows organizations of any size to incorporate centralized log correlation, Intrusion Detection, asset management, vulnerability management and Network Performance Management into a single console. As the public launch was announced, Trusted Metrics’ Founder and CEO, Michael Menefee said, “SIEM has long-been the “golden egg” of Information Security management, dominated by expensive solutions built on legacy technologies that fail to deliver. We’ve taken the collaborative expertise gained over the past 10 years of managing other vendors’ SIEM solutions for our clients, and made it simple, cost effective and extremely easy for any organization to deploy. Utilizing new technologies to make data analysis, reporting and forensic investigation lightning-fast and incredibly customizable, this is simply a better model for organizations to utilize for event management, reporting and alerting requirements. In addition, our platform is built on the principle of integration with all 3rd party solutions, so our clients can continue to utilize existing IDS and security product deployments without the worry of switching out solutions to incorporate a need of centralized visibility.” The cloud-based MVP solution supports the evolution of enterprise applications and services, existing in the cloud, as...

Trusted Metrics Acquires Rebellion Technologies

Trusted Metrics Inc, a Raleigh North Carolina-based Corporation, has acquired Rebellion Technologies (“Rebellion”), a Public Safety Mobile Application development and consulting firm headquartered in Philadelphia, PA and was also a Trusted Metrics’ Value Added Reseller (VAR). Rebellion’s Chief Executive Officer, Marco Muto, was elected to Trusted Metrics’ Board of Directors and will immediately  assume the role of Trusted Metrics’ Chief Operating Officer. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. “We are very excited about Rebellion joining the Trusted Metrics team. The experience and knowledge Rebellion brings from the mobile application and Public Safety sectors will enhance Trusted Metrics IT security solutions and bring a truly unique and cost-effective solution to the critical, yet vulnerable, public safety community. One historical challenge has been bringing effective yet affordable IT security and mobility solutions to public safety at all levels.  Rebellion’s industry experience will help make information security visible and responses available on today’s modern smart-phones and tablets, which are becoming more commonplace across public safety” said Trusted Metrics’ founder and CEO Michael Menefee. The acquisition of Rebellion further solidifies Trusted Metrics’ position in the market as as an innovative information security services provider in higher ed, government, critical infrastructure and Fortune 1000 companies. About Trusted Metrics Trusted Metrics is a Managed Security Services Provider, with a focus on enabling enterprise visibility and rapid response with our Managed Visibility Platform (MVP) that combines Asset Management, User Identity Management, Intrusion Detection, Integrity Monitoring, Network Performance Management, Anomaly Detection and Log Correlation and Storage with proactive Alert and Response capabilities. Trusted Metrics serves a variety of industry verticals, with a solution that is...

Davidson County Community College partners with Trusted Metrics for Enterprise Visibility

Trusted Metrics is pleased to announce a partnership with Davidson Community College (DCCC) to provide Managed Visibility services via our MVP platform. The partnership will allow DCCC to expand their effective information security team to round the clock, and free up internal resources to focus on strategic initiatives. About DCCC In 1963, the Davidson County IEC enrolled 125 students in vocational and technical programs and 51 students in adult education and service programs. In 1965, the institution was chartered as Davidson County Community College (DCCC). The Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degrees were added to the existing Associate in Applied Science degree, diploma, and certificate offerings. The Davidson Campus has 13 buildings and two emergency services training facilities on approximately 97 acres. This includes recent additions of a Technology and Conference Center, a Transportation Technology Center, and a bookstore. The Davie Campus opened in the spring of 1994 at 1205 Salisbury Road in Mocksville with support from Davie County, the Town of Mocksville, business and industry, and citizens. The campus consists of 45 acres, three classroom and lab buildings, and an emergency services training facility. The Davie Campus achieved multi-campus status by the state in 2004. A major expansion project in 2008 added 8,500 square feet of new space to the Laboratory Building. The first floor of the Community Building was renovated to include a state-of-the-art library and Internet cafe. Due to support from many community partners, DCCC opened three satellite education centers in 2004, 2005, and 2008. The Uptown Lexington Education Center at 20 East First Street opened its doors in May 2004, with the Thomasville...

National Spinning Company chooses Trusted Metrics for Enterprise Visibility

Trusted Metrics is pleased to announce that National Spinning Company, headquartered in Washington, North Carolina, has signed a multi-year managed  security contract to include security monitoring, event correlation, vulnerability scanning and outsourced Security Operations via Trusted Metrics’ Managed Visibility Platform (MVP). National Spinning Co., Inc. is an employee-owned manufacturer and distributor of a wide variety of yarns.  Spinning systems include short staple ring, open end, and worsted spinning. Dyed products include spun and filament yarns. Raw materials include synthetic and natural fibers. In addition to our yarn business, National Spinning has two other divisions.  These are Hampton Art, a producer of consumer paper-based craft products, and Carolina Nonwovens, a producer of air-laid thermobonded fabrics....

The Boston Symphony Orchestra chooses Trusted Metrics Enterprise Visibility

Trusted Metrics is pleased to announce that the Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) has selected Trusted Metrics for a multi-year solution to provide visibility and protection of BSO’s corporate infrastructure, data centers and point of sales systems via Trusted Metrics’ Managed Visibility Platform (MVP)....

Trusted Metrics Secures First Round of Seed Funding

After acquiring an initial round of private seed funding, Trusted Metrics, LLC (a North Carolina corporation) has merged into a new Delaware-based Corporation, Trusted Metrics, Inc. The initial round of outside funding will allow Trusted Metrics to expand technical operations, improve the MVP solution, and focus on strategic initiatives. The financial terms of the agreement were not...

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