Top 40 Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Security Companies List
Here’s page two, featuring MDR security companies 11-20.
11. ControlScan (Alpharetta, Georgia, U.S.)
PDI, an enterprise resource planning (ERP), fuel pricing, logistics and marketing cloud solutions provider acquired ControlScan’s MSSP business in 2020. Around the same time, Sysnet Global Solutions acquired the Managed Compliance Solutions (MCS) division of ControlScan.
12. CRITICALSTART (Plano, Texas, U.S.)
Critical Start in 2019 raised $40 million to expand nationwide across the United States. More recently, the company integrated the Devo SIEM (security information and event management) solution into its MDR service.
13. CrowdStrike (Sunnyvale, California, U.S.)
Best known as a cloud-based security software provider, but the company also has a major MDR focus. Most of CrowdStrike’s customer wins are partner-led deals, and sales via the Amazon Web Services (AWS) marketplace are growing, CrowdStrike CEO George Kurtz said in December 2020.
14. CSIS (Copenhagen, Denmark)
The MDR provider, founded in 2003, sold its endpoint security solutions business to private equity firm Marlin Equity Partners in 2020. CSIS has about 70 employees, according to the company’s website information as of February 2021.
15. Cysiv (Dallas, Texas, U.S. and Ottawa, Canada)
Cysiv raised $26 million in Series A funding led by venture capital firm ForgePoint Capital in February 2020. The company will use the funding to scale its operations and enhance its SOCaaS platform, according to a prepared statement. Cysiv was developed within Trend Micro and launched in 2018 via a partnership with data protection standards development and certification organization HITRUST.
16. Datashield (Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S.)
ADT acquired DATASHIELD in 2017 to push deep into managed detection and response (MDR) services and blend the worlds of physical security with network security.
17. eSentire (Waterloo, Ontario, Canada)
eSentire recorded nearly 100 percent year-over-year growth in the first quarter of 2020. The company has not shared updated financial information since that time. eSentire raised $47 million in early 2019.
18. Expel (Herndon, Virginia, U.S.)
Expel in May 2020 raised $50 million in a Series D funding led by Capital G — the venture capital arm of Google parent Alphabet. As of mid-2020, Expel had established partnerships with multiple MSP-friendly endpoint security companies — including SentinelOne and VMware Carbon Black. Also, MSP-friendly network relationships include Cisco Systems and Palo Alto Networks.
19. F-Secure (Helsinki, Finland)
F-Secure in 2018 unveiled a Rapid Detection & Response endpoint detection and response (EDR) solution for MSPs and MSSPs. Earlier that year, F-Secure acquired MWR InfoSecurity to bolster its cybersecurity services and detection and response solutions portfolio.
20. Fidelis Cybersecurity (Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.)|
Private equity firm Skyview Capital acquired Fidelis Cybersecurity in early 2020. Fidelis launched its MDR platform in August 2018, and raised $25 million in September 2018.
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