Bit9 merges with Carbon Black and raises $38.25M

Date:
Thursday February 13, 2014

Company Name:
bit9

Company Website:
https://www.bit9.com

Categories:
Infrastructure, Storage, Security

Deal:
Funding

Source:
http://bit.ly/1fnGhPh

Bit9, the leader in advanced threat protection for endpoints and servers, today announced it has merged with Carbon Black, a next-generation security company with an architecture that enables rapid installation on every enterprise endpoint and server and delivers “incident response in seconds.” The combined entity, which retains the Bit9 name, is the only company that prevents and detects advanced threats on endpoints and servers and provides incident response in seconds.  Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 

Bit9 also announced today it has raised $38.25 million to fuel the combined companies’ explosive growth as businesses race to protect themselves against the ever-increasing damage from advanced attacks.