This article showcases our top picks for the best North Carolina based Cyber Security companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Cyber Security industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top North Carolina Cyber Security Companies
JupiterOne is a security product designed to help organizations manage their cloud-based infrastructure. It reduces the cost and complexity of cloud security, replacing guesswork with granular data about cyber assets and configurations.
Its software helps security operations teams shorten the path to security and compliance and improve their overall posture through continuous data aggregation and relationship modeling across all assets. The company was founded as a subsidiary of LifeOmic, a cloud-native healthcare software company..
LearnPlatform is the edtech effectiveness system used by school districts, states, higher ed institutions, and their partners to organize, streamline, and rapidly analyze the impact of their technology and teaching practices. Over 150,000 educators across thousands of schools use LearnPlatform’s free and paid services to save time, save money, and improve outcomes.
The company delivering ground-breaking tools that save money, improve learning, and build the capacity of hundreds of thousands of educators and their organizations.. .
MEDICI is the global destination for the FinTech industry for the benefit of enterprises, startups, and investors. It is an independent source of data-driven research dedicated to covering FinTech innovation globally.
It was founded in 2013 by Aditya Khurjekar and Amit Goel.. .
Cymatic offers the only web application firewall (WAF) solution that combines client-side WAF defenses with a proprietary vulnerability, awareness, detection, and response (VADR™) engine to deliver instant and continuous in-session intelligence around devices, users, and locations. Cymatic’s first-look, first-strike capability is earliest in the kill chain, reducing risk across applications, networks, and users while ensuring organizations are compliant with today’s security-driven regulations.
The solution is invisible and frictionless to users, deploys in minutes and operationalizes in seconds. Cymatic is headquartered in Raleigh, NC with offices in California and New York.
Learn more at cymatic.io and follow Cymatic on Twitter and LinkedIn.. .
ThreatSwitch is Software as a Service (SaaS) for any company subject to strict security regulations. The result for their customers is the lower cost of compliance, increased employee participation in the security program, and reduced overall risk.
It was founded in 2016 and headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.. .
HomeSirens is a new disruptive technology for home internet security. Designed as a 1st generation security gateway, HomeSirens is a plug and play device solution which is activated on power up.
Placed in front of any home network router with high speed internet, HomeSirens uses security focused applications managed by its own Artificial Intelligence, will watch the internet traffic and block any internet based cyber attacks before the home router. Backed by US Patents, HomeSirens is able to not only monitor internet standards of today, but it is ready for the internet standards of tomorrow for Internet of Things.
HomeSirens is also unique in the way that any company can run their own version of HomeSirens and control the cloud security updates and logic according to their company defined policies. Its the perfect compliment to provide security at a manageable scale for employees.
Very channel friendly as the technology is a pure plug and play, or plug and power on setup. HomeSirens auto configures it self, the home user does absolutely nothing..
My Digital Shield (MDS) is focused on helping the underserved small business easily secure their businesses which are are highly vulnerable to cyber attacks. Founded in 2013, MDS provides affordable, easy-to-install Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) based on industry-leading unified threat management (UTM).
The company’s customizable cloud-based security solution offers continual protection against cyber threats and intrusion at an affordable price. With no bandwidth pollution, the SECaaS delivery model ensures that the latest virus definitions and threat updates are in use for continual threat assessment.
MDS serves numerous managed service providers (MSPs) and small businesses in various industries including retail, restaurants, hospitality and professional services.. .
Lowe’s has been helping our customers improve the places they call home for more than 60 years. Founded in 1946, Lowe’s has grown from a small hardware store to the second-largest home improvement retailer worldwide.
Our story began in North Carolina, when Carl Buchan, part owner of the North Wilkesboro Hardware Company, envisioned creating a chain of hardware stores. He purchased the company from his brother-in-law and partner and had the foresight to anticipate a post-World War II building boom.
By eliminating wholesalers and dealing directly with manufacturers, Lowe’s established a lasting reputation for low prices. Sales grew over time and we expanded all across the country and now operate stores not only in the United States, but also in Canada and Mexico.
Although times have changed since Lowe’s first opened its doors in 1946, Lowe’s values have not— the company remains committed to offering high-quality home improvement products at everyday low prices, while delivering superior customer service.. .
NSA is a nuclear safety and licensing services platform. NSA is a provider of safety, security, information technology, and engineering services to the North American nuclear markets.
Their quality assurance program meets the requirements of numerous domestic and international standards, has successfully passed four NQA-1 audits since January 2012, and provides a strong foundation for self-directed project offerings.. .
Apersona develops software solutions that provide devices with authentication to protect logins from hackers and frauds. It computes and analyzes unique patterns of behavior to transparently protect account logins and transactions from fraud.
The company’s adaptive multi-factor authentication adds an extra layer of login security to any web service. The company was established in 2011 and is headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina..
Founded in 2012 by the primary author of the DMARC specification, dmarcian is dedicated to upgrading the entire world’s email by making DMARC accessible to all. dmarcian has global operations and staff in five different countries.
From small governmental organizations to Fortune 500 companies with over 45.000 employees, dmarcian has an international track record for helping organizations across the globe and of all sizes successfully deploy DMARC. dmarcian is fully self-funded, so their focus is on their clients, not an investor group.
dmarcian brings together thousands of senders, vendors, and operators in a common effort to build DMARC into the email ecosystem. Their customers range from banks, top internet properties, governments, marketing agencies, telecoms and commercial enterprises of all sizes.
dmarcian users enjoy access to expert support, powerful tools, human friendly articles & videos, and a growing global network of DMARC deployment partners.. .
Our current health system is plagued with inefficiencies. Manual processes create bottlenecks that drive down patient care and increase hospital readmissions.
Legacy EHR systems create data silos preventing the sharing of information between primary care providers, hospitals, and patients. At Truentity, we have built a patient-centric digital health platform with privacy-first principles.
Our mission is to provide individuals the ability to take control of their health data by allowing them to select whom to share the data with, for what purpose, and for how long. Our provider based workflows allow access to patient consented data that can be shared across multiple health systems which helps streamline processes, increase compliance, and reduce costs..
We build what is essential for business, powered by our innovative platforms and services. We are a fun, talented team with a passion for building remarkable software that people love to use.
We are proud to be able to contribute to our clients’ successes, enhance the digital ecosystem, and improve the lives of our staff and their families. The company puts a premium on strong communication and long-term relationships with our clients.
Serving clients in 10 countries, our headquarter offices are based in Raleigh, North Carolina, and development center in Pune India. Both technology hubs, both great college towns.
Additionally, we have staff or small teams in the UK, Indiana, Florida, California, Toronto, and Mexico.. .
PCI Pal is a suite of solutions designed to help run your customer contact operations in adherence with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). PCI Pal solutions have been developed for the contact centre market by a team of contact centre specialists.
They are able to integrate their truly cloud based offerings through a variety of methods meaning you have no need for high capital expenditure to invest in the solution. When it comes to PCI compliance, PCI Pal are pioneers in the customer contact space..
The company is founded by previous operators of fortune 500 companies to address a market that has not evolved in nearly a decade. Only 1.4% of software repositories are consistently scanned which means relatively no one continuously scanning for new code vulnerabilities.
This means that most business are introducing risk into their code and their suppliers (supply chain) putting them at risk. The Nucleaus™ team has built a disruptive technology platform, that is simple, approachable, affordable and actionable.
As the landscape of threats increases, CISOs, security committees, executives and boards of directors are demanding meaningful information for decision-making. Cyber security stakeholders face significant challenges identifying, obtaining, processing and aggregating key information that enables them to steer towards defined targets effectively, and ultimately be in better control of their organization’s cyber security.
Nucleaus reduces software supply chain risk with data and insight available across all Nucleaus Products.. .
Atlantic BT is one of North Carolina’s largest full-service web technology firms specializing in Higher Education, local and state Government, and eCommerce industries. They offer the full spectrum of digital solutions under one roof specializing in research & strategy, user experience design, front-end development, custom software development, cloud hosting, and cybersecurity.
They have a proven track record in producing quality, award-winning solutions.. .
SafeStreetsUSA is one of ADT’s oldest, largest and most respected Authorized Dealers. As an ADT Authorized Dealer, we only sell and install ADT-monitored security systems.
Their ownership group and senior managers have extensive industry experience and are knowledgeable on the very latest industry developments regarding products, service and technology. They operate in 44 states and the District of Columbia and have a network of nearly 300 trained Installation Consultants across their footprint to provide professional installation and service to every one of their customers.
In fact, with our footprint, they cover over 90% of the U.S. population.
They also offer same day installation throughout most of our service area. Tired of those four hour windows waiting for your service provider to arrive? With SafeStreets, they have a one hour window when we will arrive at your home.
In fact, nearly 99% of our installation consultants are at their first appointments within a one-hour installation window. Not only are their people well-trained on the installation of your system, they also train you how to use your system so you will know how to use all of its features before we leave.
If you do have a question after we leave, you can call us and a real person will answer your call.. .
Trusted Metrics provides Elastic SOC®, a multi-tenant, cloud-based platform which gives organizations of any size the ability to incorporate SIEM as a framework for centralized log correlation, as well as intrusion detection, asset management, vulnerability management, threat intelligence, alarm generation and network performance management into a single console. This solution was specifically designed with managed service providers (MSPs) and managed security service providers (MSSPs) in mind, giving them the ability to deploy a white-labeled virtual Security Operations Center (SOC) for their clients, enabling around-the-clock network security monitoring, protection and response.
Elastic SOC® allows any organization the ability to quickly analyze threats, provide on-demand or scheduled reporting on IT Operations, receive real-time alerts when unfavorable conditions occur, or perform long-term forensic analysis. Proud to be named a Red Herring Global 100 Finalist for 2016 and CRN’s Coolest Emerging Vendors for 2015 and 2016, we are dedicated to our channel partners by providing a multi-tenant offering that allows unprecedented visibility into their clients’ networks..
Valkerie™ is an all-inclusive Digital Cyber Security Management System & Cyber Intelligence Platform developed by SolonTek Corp. It adopts a top-down approach for business owners, leadership, cyber analysts, IT professionals and stakeholders allowing you to manage your “Cyber Security Compliance Program” from one-pane-of-glass.
Run digital risk assessments to easily see gaps before costly external audits, monitor your security controls for continuous compliance and measure the effectiveness of your security controls, answering the question how secure am I?. .
Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, nGuard is a privately-held, information security services firm. Founded in 2002, they provide exceptional security services, all over the world, to companies of all sizes and industries.
Their mission “to help protect our clients’” has taken us to North America, South America, Europe, South Asia, East Asia, the Middle East, and more.. .
HuntSource is the premier workforce solution dedicated to the technology sector. They arm businesses with the highest quality talent needed to effectively combat the various security risks that threaten them on a daily basis.
They strive to be the preeminent and comprehensive Cyber Security & Risk Management Talent Workforce Solution firm, putting their people and their customers at the center of everything.. .
FireOak Strategies, LLC
FireOak Strategies, LLC is a boutique consulting firm that helps organizations manage, secure, and share their data, information, and knowledge. FireOak Strategies, LLC is certified as both a Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) and Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Woman’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation’s largest third-party certifier of the businesses owned and operated by women in the U.S.
In 2016, FireOak was named one of CIO Review’s Top 20 Knowledge Management Solution Providers. FireOak consultants advise all types of organizations to ensure that their organization is accessible, secure, usable, findable, and discoverable — by the people who need it, when they need it, and how they need to access it..
egoSOC is a next generation proactive security monitoring and handling solution for cloud platforms like Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform etc. Their platform is designed to work across all cloud networks with single-click deployment of the application.
The UI presents all information related to threat alerts and incidents on a unified dashboard. StegoSOC continuously monitors the cloud (account/host/network/application) and furnishes enriched data for further security operations.
Operations for security events in turn, are automated by a no-sign-in IRT/FRT. The complete security operations process is automated to reduce infrastructural costs.
Their state-of-the-art machine learning algorithm ensures safety of your cloud network by proactively detecting vulnerabilities and preventing them from sabotaging your system.. .
Know Network Risk
KNR is an Asheville, NC based cyber security consulting firm. Their specialties include red team penetration testing, hardware and application security assessments, threat hunting and incident response, vulnerability and risk assessments, and compliance audits.
All of their consultants have over 14 years experience and have, at one point in time, worked for a major consultancy firm in a senior role. Penetration testing may be their main area of expertise, but they want their services to help you better understand where you can improve your security and compliance posture.
This means that everything they do is about helping you understand the how and why. KNR is strongly devoted to investing in their team and sends personnel to extensive SANS training sessions regularly to stay abreast of current cyber security trends..
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