ZENEDGE to leverage PCI Compliant Equinix facilities to build additional Mega-POPs; Expansion provides a tenfold increase in capacity to accommodate customer growth; ZENEDGE to make its cybersecurity solutions available via Equinix Marketplace ™
Hostingcon Global Los Angeles and Aventura, FL – April 5, 2017 - ZENEDGE, a leading provider of cloud-based, artificial intelligence (AI) driven Web Application Firewall (WAF), malicious bot detection and DDoS cybersecurity solutions, announced today a global network expansion with additional mega-POPs in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia to accommodate unprecedented customer growth. The expansion provides ZENEDGE with a tenfold capacity increase. All mega-POPs are situated in PCI compliant Equinix facilities. In addition, ZENEDGE will be leveraging Equinix to market its cybersecurity solutions to Equinix customers around the world in Equinix Marketplace™.
“ZENEDGE is pleased to respond to strong customer demand with a worldwide network expansion as we continue to grow our install base faster than the average market growth,” said Yuri Frayman, Chief Executive Officer of ZENEDGE. “We chose Equinix as our strategic data center provider because of their global geographic presence, PCI compliance, and level of service.”
“Equinix continues to grow its global interconnection platform to better meet the needs of our customers such as ZENEDGE, said Lance Weaver, vice president, Offer Management and Platform Strategy. “Additionally, we consistently hear that security is top of mind for businesses globally so access to more security service providers in our facilities is a growing benefit of the business ecosystems developing on Platform Equinix.”
Through this global network and capacity expansion, ZENEDGE delivers local web application protection and local DDoS mitigation capabilities in all its markets, with near-zero latency. Equinix customers now have access to ZENEDGE cybersecurity through the Equinix global footprint of 150+ data centers worldwide, while Equinix and ZENEDGE customers and partners benefit from the expanded cybersecurity capabilities of ZENEDGE.
Founded in 2014, ZENEDGE continues its growth momentum and global expansion of partners and customers. Most recently, the company announced the availability of ZENEDGE Bot Manager, featuring bot detection and mitigation technology based on user behavioral analysis and device fingerprinting, leveraging 50+ attributes to detect and mitigate sophisticated bots.
ZENEDGE a leading global provider of cloud-based, artificial intelligence (AI) driven Web Application Firewall (WAF), malicious bot detection and DDoS cybersecurity solutions. ZENEDGE protects over 800,000 web applications and networks for organizations in eCommerce, Energy, Entertainment, Financial Services, Gaming, Government, Healthcare, Media and Technology industries. ZENEDGE is headquartered in Aventura, Florida. For more information, visit www.zenedge.com.