October 31, 2023

The API and Application Protection Platform: Exclusive VMblog Video Interview | ThreatX at KubeCon 2023

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In this exclusive VMblog video interview as part of our KubeCon + CloudNativeCon US 2023 coverage, we speak with Bret Settle, Chief Product Officer at ThreatX.

Watch as we learn more about ThreatX and their technology offerings and what they have planned for KubeCon attendees. Hear about the problems they solve, how they are unique, and what big trends and themes they are interested in as we head into 2024. Stick around to the end and watch a demo!

ThreatX is managed API and application protection that lets you secure them with confidence, not complexity. It blocks botnets and advanced attacks in real time, letting enterprises keep attackers at bay without lifting a finger. Trusted by companies in every industry across the globe, ThreatX profiles attackers and blocks advanced risks to protect APIs and applications 24/7.

You can visit their website: https://www.threatx.com/


0:00 - Intro
0:18 - Welcome to Bret Settle, Chief Product Officer at ThreatX
0:36 - Background on ThreatX
1:46 - How does ThreatX fit within the KubeCon ecosystem?
3:03 - What problems do you solve? And what are the use cases?
6:05 - A deeper dive into the technology and what's unique or differentiated
8:55 - Any new announcements being made at the show?
10:46 - Talking trends and themes heading into 2024
12:49 - Demo
23:15 - Wrap up

Brian Ducharme

Brian is an event reporter for VMBlog.com and an expert in virtualization/cloud techonlogies.  In his 15+ years of experience in the virtualization/cloud field he has interviewed hundreds of companies, users and executives.  Brian has been an active member of the NEVMUG (NEVTUG) since 2006 and attends both vmworld and Citrix Synergy every year.  Brian works full time as a Senior Software Engineer for Liquidware Labs.

Brian also spent 5 years as the managing editor of Virtual Strategy Magazine, an online magazine focused on the virtualization industry and has been with vmblog since 2011. He has a background in Computer Graphics, Marketing, Programming, Web Design, Mobile App Development, Linux Administration and is an active member of the NHJS group. 


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