McAfee agrees to buy CASB provider Skyhigh Networks, demonstrating a strong focus on cloud security.
McAfee plans to acquire cloud access security broker (CASB) provider Skyhigh Networks, the company announced today. The move is intended to expand McAfee’s portfolio and strengthen its focus on cloud security as more businesses move their data to the cloud.
It has been less than eight months since McAfee spun off from Intel and reestablished itself as a stand-alone company. By teaming up with Skyhigh, it plans to grow and advance its security architecture to span both endpoint and cloud control points, connected by the security operations center