Breach Detection & Response added to the Defendify's all-in-one cybersecurity platform
December 15, 2020
Introducing Defendify’s 13th module, Breach Detection & Response, a 24/7 cyber alarm system to proactively detect, protect, and contain the sophisticated attacks now targeting small and midsized businesses.
News Center Maine interview: Defendify Co-Founder, Rob Simopoulos, outlines how to stay two steps ahead of cybercriminals
October 15, 2020
After months of working from home, have you asked yourself if your connection to your office is secure? During National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Defendify offers some simple cyber-tips to keep your businesses safe.
Security Systems News on Defendify's Free Essentials Package
August 5, 2020
The free Defendify Cybersecurity Essentials package offers three award-winning cybersecurity tools that help businesses understand what data security vulnerabilities and threats might impact their organization, and next steps for remediation. Defendify is built securely in the cloud so users can deploy in minutes with no additional hardware or software to install.
Security Sales & Integration interviews Defendify Co-Founder on 10 Steps to Managing Your Service Provider Transition
July 15, 2020
Defendify Co-Founder, Rob Simopoulos, provides a 10 step guide for transforming your security integrator businesses into a Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) with cybersecurity to support recurring revenue.
Defendify Co-Founder, Rob Simopoulos, on What Owners Need to Know About Cybersecurity
July 13, 2020
Rob Simopoulos speaks with Fast Forward Maine on how evolving cyberthreats are targeting small to medium sized businesses, who may not be aware of what cybersecurity measures or training they need to strengthen their protection.
Defendify Success Manager, Shanna Utgard, discusses how COVID-19 has sparked an uptick in cybercrime activity targeting small to mid-sized businesses, and offers five suggestions for companies to secure their remote workers during the pandemic.
Defendify’s Essentials Package was recently featured by York IE. York IE a firm that is committed to working with start-ups and entrepreneurs to help them grow successfully through an investment and service approach.
Defendify Co-Founder Andrew Rinaldi featured by Tractionville
June 3, 2020
Co-Founder Andrew Rinaldi was interviewed on Tractionville to discuss implementing Entrepreneurial Operating Sytstem (EOS) at Defendify. Tranctionville is a podcast hosted by Chris White and Benji Miller for companies that utilize EOS.
Darla Ghouralal of Loop News wrote on a recent webinar hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce of Trinidad and Tobago that featured Defendify’s Success Manager Shanna Utgard. Loop New is one of the top news sources for both local and global Caribbean news.
Maine Venture Fund highlights how Defendify is helping companies with their cybersecurity, for free
May 19, 2020
Maine Venture Fund featured Defendify in a recent blog post, discussing how Defendify has stepped in during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to help small businesses bolster their cybersecurity with the free Defendify Essentials Package. Maine Venture Fund is an investment fund that focuses on companies that are rapidly growing in the state of Maine.
Defendify Co-Founder Rob Simopoulos on Making the Shift to a Converged MSSP
May 11, 2020
As a Managed Service Provider or a Systems Integrator, adding IT and cybersecurity services may be the key differentiator to continue to earn new business. Defendify Co-Founder Rob Simopoulos breaks down how to quickly get started.
Defendify and the US Chamber of Commerce Highlight WFH Cybersecurity for SMBs
April 16, 2020
Nicole Fallon at CO by the US Chamber of Commerce spoke with Defendify Co-Founder Andrew Rinaldi in her April feature article, “Newly Remote Workforce? Take These 4 Cybersecurity Steps Now” emphasizing how small businesses shifting to WFH need to prioritize cybersecurity.
The Tech Tribune Features Defendify in 2020's Best Tech Startups in Maine
April 13, 2020
The Tech Tribune (powered by Crunchbase) staff compiled the very best tech startups in Maine, featuring Defendify after considering several key factors such as revenue potential, leadership team, brand/product traction, and competitive landscape.
MSSP Alert Features Defendify's Essentials Package
April 2, 2020
Defendify’s free Essentials Package was included in MSSP Alert’s library of free cybersecurity tools. MSSP Alert pinpoints best practices, trends, and news in the managed security services provider market, covering the steps MSSPs take to safeguard customer assets.
Defendify's Essentials Package Featured on Channele2e
April 2, 2020
Channele2e featured Defendify’s free Essentials Package in their free technology tools list. Channele2e shifts the IT channel conversation from tactical chatter to strategic discussions - focusing on business development, financial models, marketing, sales, and more.
Defendify Co-Founders Talk Startup Shop with The Grow Maine Show
April 2, 2020
Rob Simopoulos and Andrew Rinaldi joined The Grow Main Show radio and podcast host Marty Grohman on the air (WGAN) to share their startup journey, lessons learned, and navigating the Maine startup ecosystem.
Defendify Co-Founder Discusses Cybersecurity with Security Sales & Integration
March 27, 2020
Rob Simopoulos provides expert advice for security contractors looking to offer cybersecurity. SSI features editorial content for executive, sales, and technical professionals who recommend, buy, and/or install electronic security equipment.
Defendify Featured Among The Tech Tribune's Best Startups in Maine
March 20, 2020
Defendify was selected as one of the Top 10 Tech Startups in the state. The Tech Tribune delivers the latest technology news, in-depth technology articles, exclusive interviews with entrepreneurs, and insights on the hottest technology startups all over the world.
Defendify was named “Most Innovative” in the SMB Cybersecurity category of the Cyber Defense Magazine InfoSec Awards 2020. The InfoSec Awards recognizes companies in the information security space who have a unique and compelling value proposition for their executives, products or services
Defendify Shares Technology Advice for Employers with Mainebiz
February 24, 2020
Mainebiz recently featured Defendify Co-Founder Rob Simopoulos’ tips for employers on how to safely and effectively use technology, including deploying 2FA, implementing a Technology and Data Use Policy, and disallowing the use of public wifi. Mainebiz shared Rob’s Mainebiz is a media organization providing business news, information and analysis for Maine’s business owners and decision makers.
Portland Press Herald Covers New Hires at Defendify
February 19, 2020
The Portland Press Herald shared news of two key hires at Defendify: Wendy Bouton, Head of Business Development, and Jim Albright, Head of Marketing. The Portland Press Herald is one of the leading providers of local news and information in Maine.
York IE featured Co-Founder Andrew Rinaldi in their Entrepreneur Spotlight series. York IE is an investment firm that works closely with entrepreneurs and angel investors to help them realize their shared ambition to build good companies, create new jobs, grow generational wealth, and impact the world.
York IE announced their investment portfolio, including an investment partnership with Defendify. York IE is an investment firm that works closely with entrepreneurs and angel investors to help them realize their shared ambition to build good companies, create new jobs, grow generational wealth, and impact the world.
York IE discusses the benefits of Defendify and their decision to invest. York IE is an investment firm that works closely with entrepreneurs and angel investors to help them realize their shared ambition to build good companies, create new jobs, grow generational wealth, and impact the world.
Defendify was included in GrowthList’s feature of companies that received funding in January 2020. GrowthList provides reports of fast-growing startups to help sales teams and investors discover fast-growing tech startups.
Defendify's Funding and Growth Covered by Maine Startups Insider
January 31, 2020
Maine Startups Insider shared news about Defendify’s $2 million seed funding round and plans to grow and scale. Maine Startups Insider is an online news startup featuring startup-related news in Maine.
Annie Baker with Pulse 2.0 wrote about Defendify’s $2 million funding round, platform, and future plans. Pulse 2.0 is a rapidly growing technology industry news and intelligence publication located in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
York IE featured Co-Founder Rob Simopoulos in their Entrepreneur Spotlight series. York IE is an investment firm that works closely with entrepreneurs and angel investors to help them realize their shared ambition to build good companies, create new jobs, grow generational wealth, and impact the world.
Defendify’s funding news was included in Vator’s daily funding roundup. Vator (short for innovator) aims to help great entrepreneurs find funding, and for investors to get in on the ground floor of tomorrow’s leading companies.
Defendify's $2 Million Funding Featured by ChannelBuzz.ca
January 28, 2020
Mark Cox with ChannelBuzz.ca shared news of Defendify’s funding round and plans to build the product and partner channel. ChannelBuzz.ca is an online news source covering IT channel affairs for the Canadian audience.
Defendify’s funding news was covered by MSSP Alert. MSSP Alert pinpoints best practices, trends and news in the managed security services provider market, covering the steps MSSPs take to safeguard customer assets.
Defendify’s seed funding round was included in Channele2e’s daily update. Channele2e shifts the IT channel conversation from tactical chatter to strategic discussions — focusing on business development, financial models, marketing, sales, and more.
Mainebiz’ Renee Cordes wrote about Defendify’s seed funding round and growth plan. Mainebiz is a media organization providing business news, information and analysis for Maine’s business owners and decision makers.
Defendify Funding News Featured by Venture Capital Journal
January 28, 2020
News of Defendify’s $2 million seed funding round was published in Venture Capital Journal. Venture Capital Journal provides market intelligence, insight on ways to operate, succeed, and profit in fundraising, and unparalleled analysis of the fundraising market.
Defendify Shares Importance of Cybersecurity with Commercial Integrator
January 7, 2020
Zachary Comeau of Commercial Integrator recently spoke with Defendify co-founder Rob Simopoulos for the why and how of bringing cybersecurity to audio-visual (AV) integrators. Commercial Integrator is a publication dedicated to technology professionals and the business needs of integrators.
Defendify Co-Founders Share New Year's Resolutions with Mainebiz
January 2, 2020
Mainebiz spoke with business and nonprofit leaders throughout the state to showcase what the new year has in store for them. Co-Founders Rob Simopoulos and Andrew Rinaldi shared their insights into the growth and reach that 2020 holds for Defendify. Mainebiz is a media organization providing business news, information, and analysis for Maine’s business owners and decision makers.