Qualys today announced the general availability of Dynamic Asset Tagging and Management technology for its QualysGuard Cloud Platform and integrated suite of solutions for security and compliance, the QualysGuard Cloud Suite. The patent-pending technology enables customers to identify, categorize and manage large numbers of assets in highly dynamic IT environments, and automates the process of inventory management and hierarchical organization of IT assets.Qualys will showcase these new capabilities this week at Black Hat USA 2012 Briefings – booth #401 on July 25-26.
"Keeping an accurate and up-to-date inventory of IT assets is a critical step in maintaining secure environments," said Anton Chuvakin, research director for Gartner. "Asset tagging that works for ever-changing lists of assets allows organizations to manage their IT assets on an on going basis, establish a trusted repository for IT system configurations, and maintain hierarchical relationships between them in order to more effectively secure their environments."
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