AWN Cyber-Soc is a SIEM the company built itself and it’s hosted in the Amazon Web Services cloud.
Customers install a sensor appliance on the network exit point that collects HTTP and DNS. The device includes an IDS.
The company runs its security operations center in Waterloo, Canada, because it’s home to the University of Waterloo, where qualified tech graduates provide a reliable pool of prospective employees.
Before starting Arctic Wolf, NeSmith was CEO of enterprise security firm Blue Coat that had Fortune 500 clients. He says he recognized the need for similar protection for smaller companies that lack the budget to provide comprehensive security on their own.
Arctic Wolf has $27.5 million in venture funding, and claims more than 100 customers.
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