APM Digest
March 25, 2015 | APMdigest

Bringing Alert Management into the Present with Advanced Analytics
Advanced machine learning systems will fundamentally change the way data is converted into information over the next few years.


Inside Big Data
February 27, 2015 | Inside Big Data

Blue Coat Systems and Prelert Partner to Provide Anomaly Detection in Security Solutions
With the Prelert solution, Blue Coat can further enhance its advanced threat protection offering with analytics designed to automatically distinguish normal and abnormal behaviors essential to identifying today’s advanced threats.


eSecurity Planet
February 12, 2015 | eSecurity Planet

5 Lessons Learned from Anthem Data Breach
Anthem's recent data breach reveals some things Anthem did right – and some it did wrong. Other enterprises can learn from its actions.


APM Digest
February 12, 2015 | APM Digest

18 Ways to Ensure Application Performance Before Rollout
Prelert joins industry experts from across the industry for their recommendations on the best ways to ensure application performance before app rollout, with a focus on testing and analytics.


January 29, 2015 | CIO

The Risks of a Big Man-Made IT Disaster are on the Rise
IT services are but one human error away from a spectacular failure, and there's very little evidence to suggest that we've found a way to stop people from making mistakes.


Network World
January 24, 2015 | Network World

Prelert's Anomaly Detective: Finding Black Swans in Big Data
Anomalies are easy to find when they're big and frequent but what do you do when they're small and rare?


Help Net Security
January 23, 2015 | Help Net Security

APTs: Minimizing losses with early detection
Organizations should awaken to the fact that there is no defense sufficient to prevent APTs and that the emphasis must be shifted to early detection.


January 13, 2015 | CSO

Obama proposes new 30-day data breach notification law
The president believes that data breaches hurt the economy. While early notifications may help, companies need to proactively take steps to identify breaches earlier.


January 7, 2015 | Independent Banker

Bolted Down Tight
Five steps for sustaining rigorous network security against constant cyberattacks.


January 6, 2015 | ITOA Landscape

Top ITOA Predictions for 2015
The 2015 ITOA Predictions list features quotes from recognized IT Operations Analytics (ITOA) Leaders, as well as the leading analysts focused on ITOA.


December 16, 2014 | CRN

The 10 Coolest Security Startups Of 2014
In this list of security startups, CRN pulled together vendors trying to not only provide innovative ways to detect threats, but also respond to attacks.


APM Digest
December 17, 2014 | APM Digest

15 APM Predictions for 2015
Prelert joins industry experts in outlining predictions for APM in 2015 with an eye towards big data, analytics, and dashboards.


LinkedIn Pulse
December 12, 2014 | LinkedIn Pulse

Founding Stories: The Moments and Sources of Inspiration
This look at startup founders and inspiration focuses on how Prelert's early days. Prelert started when CTO, Stephen Dodson, was trying to solve a problem, and realized that statistical analysis tools that use machine learning could automate complex processes.


Help Net Security
December 11, 2014 | Help Net Security

Big Data analytics to the rescue
In the battle against cyber criminals, the good guys have suffered some heavy losses. So how can an IT security organization ensure they are not the next target?


APM Digest
November 12, 2014 | APMdigest

18 Tools to Ensure Performance During Cyber Monday and the Holiday Shopping Season
APMdigest asked experts from across the Application Performance Management (APM) industry for their opinions on how to best prepare for the challenges of Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the Holiday Shopping Season.


November 12, 2014 | WIRED

IoT Won’t Work Without Artificial Intelligence
As the Internet of Things (IoT) continues its run as one of the most popular technology buzzwords of the year, the discussion has turned from what it is, to how to drive value from it, to the tactical: how to make it work.


November 12, 2014 | CIO

What CIOs Can Learn From the Biggest Data Breaches
A postmortem analysis of some of the biggest recent data breaches offers IT leaders several pieces of advice for staying a step ahead of hackers.


November 7, 2014 | eSecurity Planet

The Internet of Things: 3 Security Requirements
The Internet of Things is highly vulnerable – and it is not going away. It must, therefore, be secured. Here is an outline of expert advice on some basic steps that every organization with an IoT solution should implement or at least seriously consider.


November 4, 2014 | Boston Business Journal

Predictive analytics startup Prelert receives $7.5M from Intel Capital, others
Prelert, a Framingham-based provider of machine intelligence-based predictive analytics aimed at identifying cybersecurity threats, said it raised $7.5 million from Intel Capital and existing investors Fairhaven Capital Sierra Ventures.


November 3, 2014 | CRN

Prelert Aiming To Make Its Mark In Advanced Security Analytics
A new crop of emerging advanced security analytics vendors are promising to exceed security and information event management platforms and provide the visibility and context that incident responders need to investigate the riskiest threats to the network.


October 8, 2014 | BetaNews

Prelert Cuts Big Data Down to Size for Real-Time Analysis
Prelert, a specialist in anomaly detection, has a solution in the form of its new Stats Reduce feature that can dramatically shrink data transfer sizes by up to 40 times. This cuts the time it takes to transfer data but retains its integrity to ensure accurate results.


Enterprise Networking Planet
September 30, 2014 | Enterprise Networking Planet

If You Want IoT, You Need the Cloud
Experts at Boston's Connected Cloud Summit argue that the cloud and the Internet of Things are necessarily intertwined. Prelert joined other industry executives at this conference, and Stephen Dodson, CTO of Prelert, led the discussion of understanding the data being collected by devices.


Talkin' Cloud
September 22, 2014 | Talkin' Cloud

Alert Logic Adds Machine Learning Analytics to Security as a Service
Alert Logic is adding machine learning analytics capabilities to its security-as-a-service offerings through an OEM partnership with Prelert. Alert Logic will add Prelert's machine learning functions to enhance its existing capabilities for detecting threats that are designed to bypass traditional, signature-based approaches.


APM Digest
September 19, 2014 | APMdigest

How to Detect (and Resolve) IT Ops/APM Issues Before Your Users Do
Among the most embarrassing situations is first hearing about a critical performance issue from users. With technology getting increasingly complex and IT environments changing almost overnight, the reality is that even the most experienced support teams are bound to miss a major problem with a critical application or service.


September 4, 2014 | Forbes

Making Sense of IoT Data with Machine Learning Technologies
Prelert automates behavioral analytics allowing its customers to discover real-time insights while minimizing upfront investment. Recently, Prelert teamed up with a major metropolitan city to help solve its traffic congestion issues and become a “Smart City" by studying patterns within its data.


Dr. Dobb's
August 30, 2014 | Dr. Dobb's

Democratizing Machine Learning In Anomaly Detection
Anomaly detection company Prelert has released an Elasticsearch Connector to help developers deploy its machine learning-based Anomaly Detective engine on an Elasticsearch ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana) stack.


InfoSec Island
August 28, 2014 | InfoSec Island

Why What You Don't Know, May Hurt You
Attackers try hard to mask their activities and fly below the radar of your security paradigm - but their behaviors will be anomalous. Automated Anomaly Detection provides security analytics that uncover early signs of data theft, rare or new processes on your system, and population or peer outliers.


August 26, 2014 | BetaNews

Prelert adds Elasticsearch connector to open up big data
Big data analysis can open up valuable insights that are locked up in databases, but releasing that information without access to a team of data scientists isn't easy. Analytics company Prelert is aiming to make big data accessible and valuable for all businesses with its anomaly detection engine.


Inside Big Data
August 26, 2014 | Inside Big Data

Prelert Extends Anomaly Detection to Elasticsearch
Prelert, the anomaly detection company has released an Elasticsearch Connector to help developers quickly and easily deploy its machine learning-based Anomaly Detective® engine on Elasticsearch.


Information Security Buzz
August 21, 2014 | Information Security Buzz

Finding Unknown Threats with Anomaly Detection
Despite the wide array of advanced security technologies available, data breaches still happen. Automated anomaly detection based on unsupervised machine learning can quickly uncover intrusion attempts before widespread harm can occur.


August 20, 2014 | InformationWeek

When Internet of Things Meets Big Data
IoT will exponentially increase the volume, variety, and velocity of data, but that's not all you need to worry about. Early detection of anomalies is essential to remedy issues before they become larger problems or to quickly clean up after a failure.


Help Net Security
July 30, 2014 | Help Net Security

How Security Analytics Help Identify and Manage Breaches
Steve Dodson illustrates the importance of security analytics in today's complex security architectures, and talks about the most significant challenges involved in getting usable information from massive data sets.


June 26, 2014 | ITOA Landscape

Why is IT Operations Analytics (ITOA) Technology a Must for Enterprises?
Kevin Conklin discusses 5 reasons enterprises why IT Operations Analytics is a must for enterprises to improve their day-to-day IT operations.


May 26, 2014 | ProgrammableWeb

Prelert Launches API for Its Anomaly Detection Engine
The need to turn raw data into actionable knowledge is fueling the growth of an ecosystem of young companies aiming to develop solutions that can turn data into dollars. One such company is Prelert.


May 26, 2014 | Dr. Dobb's

Prelert Opens API to Anomaly Detective
Anomaly detection company Prelert is making a positive play for developers with its Anomaly Detective analytics engine, which is now available as an Open API for machine data stored in Hadoop and NoSQL.


May 19, 2014 | VentureBeat

Prelert’s new anomaly detection platform hopes to replace data scientists
Prelert launches an Open API version of its anomaly detection analytics engine, Anomaly Detective, furthering its mission of democratizing data science.


May 15, 2014 | VentureBeat

Drumroll: Announcing the 2014 DataBeat Innovation Showdown Finalists
Prelert is one of 10 finalists to compete for an award at VentureBeat's big data conference, DataBeat 2014.


Apr 25, 2014 | WIRED

Big Data, Big Hype?
Steve Dodson addresses questions that have been raised regarding the viability of big data. In the end, your data is only as good as your analysis.


Mar 27, 2014 | SC Magazine

The Game is On: Advanced Persistent Threats
SC Magazine's 11 page eBook on APTs includes best practices from experts including Prelert, Splunk, HP, AT&T and BAE Systems.


Mar 27, 2014 | ITOA Landscape

Game Changing ITOA Use Cases: Ensure Compliance with ITOA
Kevin Conklin discusses how anomaly detection can help you stay ahead of spammers and keep your organization in compliance.


Feb 21, 2014 | InfoWorld

InfoWorld's RSA Preview with editor Keith Shaw focuses on data encryption and the promise of anomaly detection analytics in detecting emerging threats in big data security stores.


Feb 4, 2014 | eWeek

Splunk commissioned RedMonk analyst Donnie Berkholz to talk with Prelert about building software on the Splunk platform and the developer experience of the Splunk Web Framework.


Jan 16, 2014 | semanticweb.com

If you can look at all your data, with machine learning you can learn what’s a normal, behavioral mode and identify things that are changing and impacting the system with cross-correlation.


Dec 19, 2013 | The VAR Guy

"The data sciences applications vendor has signed a reseller agreement with Cymbel, an information technology solutions provider focused on security and compliance."


darkreading-security-logoDec 2, 2013 | Virtualization Practice

"Replacing franken-monitors and frameworks with the Splunk Ecosystem"


network-world-logoNov 25, 2013 | Network World Products of the Week

Automatically learns the normal behavior of populations of users, devices and resources, then cross-correlates data sources in real time to identify the anomalous behaviors that indicate advanced security threats


darkreading-security-logoNov 18, 2013 | Prelert Announces Anomaly Detective 3.0

"Prelert provides advanced Security Analytics capabilities to automatically identify anomalies that IT teams need to know about."


nemertes-logoNov 6, 2013 | Single Pane Security: Using Big Data to Advance Pervasive Protection

"Vendors in the space are explicitly addressing the security use case, both directly--by pushing security data into Hadoop, for example--and by bringing big-data techniques and tools into the security space: Look at offerings from folks like Prelert ..."


forbes-logoOct 23, 2013 | How to Choose the Right Eyes and Ears for Cyber Security

"The modern practice of cyber-security is now powered by data analysis. As a result, the quality of security will be determined by the volume and quality of the data collected about your environment, and the ability to uncover threats."


zdnet-logoOct 7, 2013 | Can data science be put in a box?

"Data science is one part analysis and one part art. It gathers together data from many sources and gleans important insights. Can this demanding practice be packaged as a piece of software? Prelert believes that it can."


soa-world-logoSep 25, 2013 | Predictive Analytics for IT - Filling in the Gaps in APM

Big Data Journal article by Rich Collier on the capabilities that Predictive Analytics bring to Application Performance Management.


network-world-logoAug 21, 2013 | Predictive Analytics Help Solve Intractable Problems

Network World article by CEO, Mark Jaffe relates end-user stories of using predictive analytics to slash troubleshooting times on seemingly unsolvable problems.



SOA World article by Karl Renneker on the advantages resellers can bring to their customers by offering predictive analytics solutions.


StartupWatch-logoMar 12, 2013 | Startup Watch : 5 to Follow

"Prelert provides machine intelligence-based predictive analytics. The startup's patent-pending analytics automatically mines existing management tools to find answers in huge volumes of data."


dabcc-logoMar 7, 2013 | What to Look for in a Predictive IT Analytics Solution | Steve Dodson, CTO Prelert

"... a new crop of predictive analytics solutions for IT operations promises not only to speed up root cause analysis; they show great promise for predicting performance issues before they're even noticed by users and providing the information for IT to correct them before there's any business impact."


msp-today-logoMar 7, 2013 | CA to Boost Performance with Machine Learning

"Computer Associates hopes to get an edge in the hotly competitive world of performance management with the addition of machine learning to its CA Application Performance Management (APM) tool. The addition is thanks to an OEM deal with Prelert."


soa-world-logoFeb 28, 2013 | Big Data is Not Just About Marketing | Mark Jaffe, CEO Prelert

"... predictive analytics can help IT teams better understand and support the business applications that are the very lifeblood of their enterprise. After all, predicting the right service to offer your online customer won't help if the customer experiences sluggish application performance."


zdnet-logoFeb 1, 2013 | Anomaly Detective for Splunk is on the Case

"APM tools today need to go beyond 'human understanding' of how the IT infrastructure and overall environment behaves. "


ema-logo-90x90January, 2013 | EMA Advanced Performance Analytics Radar Report

"In terms of raw potential, Prelert may well be the powerhouse in a pack of 22 already powerful APA vendors"


vp-logo-91x90January, 2013 | The Virtualization Practice

"The combination of the Prelert Anomaly Detective with Splunk allows Prelert to notify customers of anomalies that the customer did not even know to go look for and that can easily be leading indicators of problems that have not yet been reported."


wikibon-logoJanuary, 2013 | Wikibon : Splunk Makes Its Platform Play

"Prelert released a new application yesterday that combines machine learning and predictive analytics to detect and report anomalous behavior emanating from IT infrastructure."


splunk-logo-91x90December, 2012 | Splunk Earnings Call

"these are some really hot algorithm guys, mathematicians out of Boston, who had developed … machine-learning analytics for anomaly detection and monitoring. And it's functionality that's beautifully adjacent to and complementary (to) what Splunk does." Godfrey R. Sullivan, Chairman & CEO


red-herring-91x90May 19, 2011 | Red Herring

Prelert named finalist in "Red Herring North American 100"


cool-vendor-91x90Apr 25, 2011 | Prelert Named Cool Vendor

Gartner names Prelert to "Cool Vendors of IT Operations Management, 2011"


451-logo-91x90March, 2011 | The 451 Group : Impact Report

"Prelert looks to outsmart predictive analytics vendors"


morningstar-logo-91x90Dec 27, 2010 | Series A Team

Prelert's focus on solving problems in the most complex application delivery environments merits funding


wsj-logo-91x90Dec 10, 2010 | Wall Street Journal Blog : Managing Complex Applications

Prelert provides new technology approach to diagnosing complex app problems


xconomy-logo-91x90Sep 9, 2010 | Prelert's Series A

Prelert raises $3.75 million in venture capital from Sierra and Fairhaven to manage IT incidents


cio-update-logo-91x90July 10, 2010 | Top 14 BSM Vendors to Watch

Prelert is included in Enterprise Management Associate' Top 14 BSM Vendors to watch roundup

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