Hexis Cyber Solutions

Last Updated: 9th January, 2013
Analyst Coverage: Fran Howarth, Philip Howard

Introduction


Hexis Cyber Solutions (previously known as Sensage), a subsidiary of The KEYW Corporation (NASDAQ: KEYW) based in Hanover, Maryland, provides complete cybersecurity solutions for commercial companies, government agencies, and the Intelligence Community (IC).

Their mission is to ensure that business IT infrastructure is equipped with tools and capability to detect, engage, and remove both external and internal cyber threats. Cyber terrorists, organized crime, and foreign governments focus tremendous effort on commercial, government, and military interests as their prime target.

Hexis Cyber Solutions’ HawkEye family of products offer active, multi-disciplined approaches to achieve a higher standard of cybersecurity that is based on their expertise of supporting the nation’s cyber security and cyber warfare missions to ensure that enterprises of any size, within any industries, can operate at maximum potential.

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Hawkeye AP

Last Updated: 14th February, 2013

Hawkeye AP (Analytics Program) offers security information and event management technology and log management combined with event data warehousing technology. It also offers continuous controls monitoring. Its technology enables organisations to collect, store and analyse large volumes of complex data from a wide variety of sources in order to identify and counter advanced threats, and to achieve governance and compliance objectives.

This solution comes out of the SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) world but Hexis Cyber Solutions are emphasising its wider capabilities as a Security Analytics tool.

Hawkeye AP targets large organisations worldwide that have significant data management and analysis needs. Suited for any vertical industry, it has particular strengths in financial services, healthcare, government and telecommunications markets. It maintains a number of strategic alliances with technology vendors that include Cisco, EMC, McAfee and SAP, as well as maintaining relationships with partners that are specialised in particular vertical industries such as healthcare.

Serving large organisations worldwide, Hawkeye AP's customers include AT&T, BT, Exxon, Telecom Italia, and a variety of US federal agencies.

Hawkeye AP answers three functional requirements for its customers—security, risk management and compliance. Its technology is based on an event data warehouse that is suited for the collection and storage of large swathes of unstructured data that is associated with many security controls and other applications, with analysis provided by its security information and event management technology, suited for handling the requirements of even massive volumes of data.

Services offered by Hexis Cyber Solutions include professional services for deployment and tuning, training for administrators and managers, analytic assessments for visibility gaps and needs analysis, and incident response services for organisations that may have suffered a security breach.



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