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Bitglass Achieves FedRAMP Certification for Its Total Cloud Security Platform

By Bitglass | Dec 2, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Department of Transportation Secures Digital Transformation with Bitglass

CAMPBELL, CA – December 2, 2020 – Bitglass, the Total Cloud Security Company, has achieved FedRAMP Authorization by the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP).

FedRAMP is a U.S. government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services. It was established by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to provide a cost-effective, risk-based approach for the adoption and use of cloud services by federal departments and agencies. Bitglass’ initial authorizing agency is the Department of Transportation, which is using Bitglass to secure its department-wide initiative to move the agency to the cloud and support remote work.

Bitglass’ Total Cloud Security Platform is designed to secure any interaction between any app, device, web destination, on-premises resource, or infrastructure. As organizations migrate to the cloud, enable BYOD policies, and shift to remote work, Bitglass delivers the granular data and threat protection policies that they need. Bitglass’ secure access service edge (SASE) offering integrates its multi-mode cloud access security broker (CASB), its SmartEdge Secure Web Gateway (SWG), and its zero trust network access (ZTNA).

“We are excited to work with the Department of Transportation and its CIO, Ryan Cote, on its forward-looking vision to modernize government IT operations,” said Nat Kausik, CEO, Bitglass. “The Department’s commitment to digital transformation across the government will deliver secure access to the cloud from any device, to any application from anywhere, improving productivity and reducing costs to better serve our citizens.”

To learn more about Bitglass, download the Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) with Bitglass data sheet.

About Bitglass

Bitglass’ Total Cloud Security Platform is the only secure access service edge offering that combines a Gartner-MQ-Leading cloud access security broker, the world’s only on-device secure web gateway, and zero trust network access to secure any interaction. Its Polyscale Architecture boasts an industry-leading uptime of 99.99% and delivers unrivaled performance and real-time scalability to any location in the world. Based in Silicon Valley with offices worldwide, the company is backed by Tier 1 investors and was founded in 2013 by a team of industry veterans with a proven track record of innovation and execution.