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BigID Announces SAP Endorsed Apps Certification for its Discovery-in-Depth Data Insight Platform

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:56pm

These companies have hundreds, if not thousands, of data sources across the enterprise, and BigID helps SAP offer businesses a solution to manage data for privacy, security, and governance."

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  • These companies have hundreds, if not thousands, of data sources across the enterprise, and BigID helps SAP offer businesses a solution to manage data for privacy, security, and governance."
  • The Discovery-in-Depth Data Insight Platform provides additional access to various BigID Apps for Privacy, Security and Data Governance, available upon request, as well as provides extended data source coverage to include SAP SuccessFactors.
  • "We applaud BigID on achieving SAP endorsed app status for its Discovery-in-Depth Data Insight Platform.
  • By applying advanced machine learning and deep data insight, BigID transforms data discovery and data intelligence to address data privacy, security, and governance challenges across all types of data, in any language, at petabyte-scale, across the data center and the cloud.

Orca Security Extends Series C Round to $550M, Boosting Valuation to $1.8 Billion, to Further Accelerate Transformation of Cloud Security Industry

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 1:00pm

Orca Security, the cloud security innovation leader, today announced that it has raised $550 million in its extended Series C fundraising round led by Temasek, an investment company headquartered in Singapore.

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  • Orca Security, the cloud security innovation leader, today announced that it has raised $550 million in its extended Series C fundraising round led by Temasek, an investment company headquartered in Singapore.
  • Through its consulting partnership, SAIC will incorporate Orca Security in support of cloud migration, continuous risk assessment, and remediation.
  • Before joining Orca Security, Marks was CMO for Palo Alto Networks Prisma Cloud business unit.
  • This appointment comes on the heels of Andy Ellis , famed cybersecurity leader, also joining Orca Security as advisory CISO.

BigID partners with the EDM Council on Industry Framework for Cloud Data Management

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 1:22pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --BigID, the leader in reimagining data management, partnered with the Enterprise Data Management (EDM) Council to establish the Cloud Data Management Capabilities Framework (CDMC).

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --BigID, the leader in reimagining data management, partnered with the Enterprise Data Management (EDM) Council to establish the Cloud Data Management Capabilities Framework (CDMC).
  • This collaboration establishes a comprehensive set of standards to help organizations manage and protect their cloud data, migrate securely to the cloud, and incorporate automation and technology for better data management.
  • The CDMC Framework components focus on data governance & accountability, cataloguing and classification, data accessibility and usage, data protection and privacy, and data lifecycle and technical architecture.
  • "The CDMC framework establishes a new set of data best practices for cloud data management.

Gartner Analyst Alan Dayley Joins BigID's Strategic Team

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 2:02pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --BigID, the leader in reimagining data management, announced today that Alan Dayley, former Gartner VP and Analyst for metadata management, master data management, and data governance, has joined BigID.Previously, Alan spent 14 years at Gartner while co-authoring Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Metadata Management and Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management (MDM).

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --BigID, the leader in reimagining data management, announced today that Alan Dayley, former Gartner VP and Analyst for metadata management, master data management, and data governance, has joined BigID.Previously, Alan spent 14 years at Gartner while co-authoring Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Metadata Management and Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management (MDM).
  • In addition, Alan initiated industry coverage for unstructured data management as the lead author and initiator of Gartner's Market Guide for File Analysis Software.
  • Alan will provide his expertise and strategic guidance in the areas of data management, data governance and analytics, metadata management, MDM, file analysis, and more - while leading BigID's analyst relations program.
  • "This is a great opportunity to apply my industry expertise to one of the fastest growing data management software vendors," said Alan Dayley, Director of Analyst Relations at BigID.

Compliance Automation Startup Strike Graph Raises $8 Million Series A Funding

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 3:00pm

Strike Graph, a compliance automation startup, today announces that it has secured $8 million in Series A funding, led by Information Venture Partners , investors in the next generation of leaders in B2B FinTech and Enterprise SaaS.

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  • Strike Graph, a compliance automation startup, today announces that it has secured $8 million in Series A funding, led by Information Venture Partners , investors in the next generation of leaders in B2B FinTech and Enterprise SaaS.
  • With this new capital, Strike Graph will expand its offerings to support FEDRAMP, NIST, and other customer third party frameworks.
  • Strike Graph has partnered with us in every step of the process," said Evan Tann, CTO of Thankful .
  • Current investments include Arteria.ai, BigID, Cinchy, Coconut Software, Flybits, Jirav, Knowtions, LendingFront, PostBeyond, Procurify, Q4, Sensibill, Strike Graph, and Thoughtexchange.

BigID University Launches Online Courses for Data Privacy, Security, and Governance

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 1:37pm

Data Classification 2: from NLP to NER and beyond, learn which data classification methods apply to what data, the impact of spoken language, and the impact of structured vs unstructured data.

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  • Data Classification 2: from NLP to NER and beyond, learn which data classification methods apply to what data, the impact of spoken language, and the impact of structured vs unstructured data.
  • "For us at dataCogence the BigID University is an engaging one stop shop for learning BigID solutions," said Andy Johnstone, CTO, dataCogence.
  • For more information from BigID, visit www.bigid.com
    BigID reimagines data management with a data intelligence platform built on a foundation of data discovery combining data classification and cataloging for finding personal, sensitive, and high-value data, with apps to take action for privacy, security, and governance.
  • By applying advanced machine learning and deep data insight, BigID transforms data intelligence to address data privacy, security, and governance challenges across all types of data, in any language, at petabyte-scale, across the data center and the cloud.

BigID Ranks No. 19 on the 2021 Inc. 5000

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 12:00pm

19 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.

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  • 19 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.
  • "We're thrilled to be recognized by Inc. 5000 and being among the top 1% of the fastest-growing companies in the U.S.," said Dimitri Sirota, CEO and co-founder of BigID.
  • Not only have the companies on the 2021 Inc. 5000 been very competitive within their markets, but this year's list also proved especially resilient and flexible given 2020's unprecedented challenges.
  • CONTACT: Sarah Hospelhorn, VP Global Product Marketing at BigID, sarahh@bigid.com
    Companies on the 2021 Inc. 5000 are ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2017 to 2020.

Interact, The First Interactive, Community-Driven Conference for Engineering Leaders

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 - 10:40pm

SEATTLE, Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --On Thursday, September 30th, Dev Interruptedwill host their first community-driven conference, INTERACT.

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  • SEATTLE, Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --On Thursday, September 30th, Dev Interruptedwill host their first community-driven conference, INTERACT.
  • Featuring 4VPs of Engineering, 2 CEOs, and 1 CTO, thisfree, virtual event is geared towards engineering team leads, VPs,and CTOs looking to improve themselves and their teams.
  • Sponsored by LinearB, in partnership with DZone and daily.dev, INTERACT features success stories and failures scaling teams from engineering leaders.
  • INTERACT features a live taping of the Dev Interrupted podcast , the chance to network with the speakers in our 1500+ engineering leadership Discord , and interaction with ourcommunity of engineering team leaders and developers.

Interact, The First Interactive, Community-Driven Conference for Engineering Leaders

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 - 10:03pm

SEATTLE, Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --On Thursday, September 30th, Dev Interruptedwill host their first community-driven conference, INTERACT.

Key Points: 
  • SEATTLE, Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --On Thursday, September 30th, Dev Interruptedwill host their first community-driven conference, INTERACT.
  • Featuring 4VPs of Engineering, 2 CEOs, and 1 CTO, thisfree, virtual event is geared towards engineering team leads, VPs,and CTOs looking to improve themselves and their teams.
  • Sponsored by LinearB, in partnership with DZone and daily.dev, INTERACT features success stories and failures scaling teams from engineering leaders.
  • INTERACT features a live taping of the Dev Interrupted podcast , the chance to network with the speakers in our 1500+ engineering leadership Discord , and interaction with ourcommunity of engineering team leaders and developers.

BigID Is Named To The 2021 Forbes Cloud 100

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 - 4:16pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BigID, the leader in data discovery and intelligence for privacy, protection and perspective, has been named to the Forbes 2021 Cloud 100, the definitive ranking of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world, published by Forbes in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures .

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BigID, the leader in data discovery and intelligence for privacy, protection and perspective, has been named to the Forbes 2021 Cloud 100, the definitive ranking of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world, published by Forbes in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures .
  • For the sixth straight year, the Cloud 100 reviews submissions from hundreds of cloud startups and private companies each year.
  • "The companies of the Cloud 100 list represent the best and brightest emerging companies in the cloud sector," said Alex Konrad, senior editor at Forbes.
  • BigID has been recognized for its data intelligence innovation as a 2019 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer, named to the 2021 Forbes Cloud 100, a Business Insider 2020 AI Startup to Watch, and an RSA Innovation Sandbox winner.