BlueVoyant, a company specializing in the field of cyber defense combining internal and external security, has announced that it has obtained the status of MXDR (Managed Extended Detection and Response) solution certified by Microsoft. By achieving this status, BlueVoyant proves that its MXDR services are robust and built on strong integrations with the Microsoft security platform. They include a Security Operations Center (SOC) with 24/7 proactive search, monitoring and response capabilities. Combining expert-designed technology with human-driven services, this solution has been certified by Microsoft engineers.
” Both BlueVoyant and Microsoft recognize that the best cyber defense is advanced technology backed by human expertise. said Milan Patel, Global Head of Managed Security Services (MSS) at BlueVoyant. “We are honored to team up with Microsoft to deliver a Microsoft-certified managed XDR solution. Achieving Certified MXDR solution status is among the recent awards BlueVoyant received from Microsoft. Both companies recognize that cybersecurity is a team sport, and we look forward to continuing to work closely with Microsoft to deliver the best in cybersecurity to our mutual customers. “.
Rob Lefferts, Corporate Vice President, modern protection and SOC at Microsoft, said: With the increase in the number of malicious attacks, we understand that security is top of mind for our customers. That’s why I’m happy to congratulate BlueVoyant for achieving the Microsoft Verified: Managed Extended Detection and Response certification. The solution tightly integrates with Microsoft 365 Defender and Microsoft Sentinel and has been certified by Microsoft Security Engineering to ensure it offers comprehensive service coverage across the Microsoft Security portfolio. “.
BlueVoyant is an MSSP (Managed Security Service provider), member of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (MISA). The company was a finalist in the Microsoft Security Excellence Awards 2022, presented by MISA, for the award of MSSP of the year in security.
” The Microsoft Intelligent Security Association is made up of some of the most trusted and secure security companies in the world said Maria Thomson, head of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association. ” Our members share Microsoft’s commitment to working together in cybersecurity to improve our customers’ ability to predict, detect, and respond to security threats more quickly. We are delighted to recognize and welcome BlueVoyant’s MXDR solution to MISA’s portfolio. “.
Achieving the title of Certified MXDR Solution is part of a long list of awards that BlueVoyant has received from Microsoft. Earlier this year, BlueVoyant was named Microsoft Security US Partner of the Year, a finalist in the Microsoft Canada Impact Awards in two categories – Healthcare Impact Award and Security Impact Award – and one of Microsoft’s Top 150 Managed Security Partners. . In 2021, BlueVoyant was named the winner of the Microsoft Security 20/20 Partner Awards for Best MDR (Managed Detection and Response) Team.
Last May, BlueVoyant announced that the company was a key partner for Microsoft’s three new security services, including the MXDR program.
BlueVoyant combines internal and external cyber defense capabilities into a results-based platform called BlueVoyant Elements. Elements is cloud-native and continuously monitors your network, endpoints, attack surface and supply chain, as well as the clear, deep and dark web, looking for vulnerabilities, risks and threats; and takes action to protect your business, leveraging both machine learning-based automation and human expertise. Elements can be deployed as a standalone solution or as a full-spectrum cyber defense platform. BlueVoyant’s approach to cyber defense is built around three key pillars – Technology, Telemetry and People – which deliver industry-leading cybersecurity to over 700 customers worldwide.