Introducing VMware TrustPoint, Powered by Tanium

Tanium is the company that redefined endpoint security and systems management. Today, VMware and Tanium announced a new endpoint security solution called VMware TrustPoint.

VMware TrustPoint combines the speed and scale of Tanium’s endpoint security platform with VMware’s layered OS migration technology, to deliver an integrated solution for unified endpoint management and security. VMware TrustPoint will enable rapid visibility and control of every endpoint across global networks, next-generation threat detection and remediation, endpoint and application management, and automated Windows image migration and management.

According to VMware’s Executive Vice President and General Manager of End-User Computing and Head of Global Marketing Sanjay Poonen, “Tanium has invented a highly innovative approach to endpoint management and security that offers speed and scalability that is suited for mobile and cloud computing. By integrating it with VMware’s innovative, layered OS migration technology, we can help companies modernize their corporate endpoints as they embark on their business mobility journey. We look forward to the continued collaboration that will bring the best combination of Tanium and VMware products to mutual customers and partners.”

Poonen recently sat down with Tanium Co-Founder and CEO Orion Hindawi to talk about how the world of endpoint security and management is converging. The two executives discuss:

  • Where the market is today
  • The fundamental cybersecurity hygiene processes that organizations need to implement
  • Innovation at the juncture of management and security
  • What unique value propositions this new partnership between VMware and Tanium will provide to customers

To learn more about the partnership between Tanium and VMware, check out the fireside chat between Sanjay and Orion below or read the press release here.

In addition to the announcement of VMware TrustPoint, today VMware also announced:

1 – The addition of leading cloud access security broker partners to the VMware Mobile Security Alliance – Integrating VMware Workspace ONE with products from cloud access security broker (CASB) partners can deliver validated solutions that provide security, visibility and control of applications and devices, and secure digital workspaces from the cloud.

2 – The introduction of identity-defined workspaces with advancements in VMware Workspace ONE – Furthering the principle of consumer simple and enterprise secure, new VMware Workspace ONE adaptive management technology is designed to remove limitations of stand-alone mobile application management (MAM) and identity-as-a-service (IDaaS) to protect data inside applications without requiring device management to accelerate support for BYOD initiatives.

Please click on the links above to learn more about each of these announcements.