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Anchore is a company that provides container security and compliance solutions. Its platform performs inspection of container images, generating a software bill-of-materials and allowing to apply specific policy gates and checks for container workload on premises and in the cloud. The company offers such products as Anchore Enterprise, Anchore Federal, as well as open source tools.

HQSanta Barbara, CA, US
Employee Ratings4.9

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)74(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Anchore

Saïd Ziouani

Saïd Ziouani

CEO and Founder, Board Member
Daniel Nurmi

Daniel Nurmi

CTO and Co-Founder
Neil Levine

Neil Levine

VP Product
Zach Hill

Zach Hill

Chief Architect
Emily Long

Emily Long

Tim Zeller

Tim Zeller

SVP Field Services
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Anchore Office Locations

Anchore has an office in Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA, US (HQ)
800 Presidio Ave Suite B
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Anchore Financials and Metrics

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Anchore total Funding

$28.3 m

Anchore latest funding size

$20 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Anchore investors

Anchore's latest funding round in January 2020 was reported to be $20 m. In total, Anchore has raised $28.3 m
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Anchore News and Updates

Anchore Vulnerability Scanning Tools Integrated with GitLab 14

Anchore today announced that its open source Grype vulnerability scanner tool is now available in GitLab 14’s container scanning feature. Grype, leveraging Syft libraries, performs a deep inspection of container image contents to create an accurate software bill-of-materials (SBOM) and then produces…

Anchore Enterprise 3.1 Simplifies STIG Compliance for U.S. Federal Agencies

Anchore today announced the release of Anchore Enterprise 3.1 that includes simplified STIG compliance for U.S. federal agencies. New capabilities in the federal edition automate STIG checks for cloud-native applications and provide security teams with a unified view on STIG compliance, vulnerabilit…

Survey of Large Enterprises Shows 64 Percent Affected by a Software Supply Chain Attack in the Last Year

Today Anchore released its findings in the first report of executive insights into enterprise software supply chain practices, called the Anchore 2021 Software Supply Chain Security Report. As the leader in continuous security and compliance for cloud-native applications, Anchore is spearheading the…

Anchore Secures Containers for AI, Machine Learning and HPC on NVIDIA NGC

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Anchore, the leader in continuous security and compliance for software containers, announced an expanded collaboration with NVIDIA for container scanning to ensure the security of software hosted on NVIDIA's NGC catalog. NVIDIA has...

New Anchore Enterprise 3.0 Release Delivers Major Upgrade to Secure the Software Supply Chain

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Feb. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Anchore, Inc., the leading experts in continuous security and compliance for containers, announced release of a new major upgrade of its container security and compliance platform, Anchore Enterprise 3.0. We're making it easier to...

Anchore raises $20 million to automate container security management

Anchore, a startup offering security solutions for containerized apps and services, has raised $20 million in series A funding.

Anchore Blogs

The 7 Principles of DevSecOps Automation

DevSecOps automation is one of the most significant benefits of shifting security left in your development process. The aftermath of the SolarWinds and Codecov breaches should be at the top of mind if your organization is contemplating a move to DevSecOps. In order to ensure process efficiencies, De…

5 DevSecOps Best Practices for Hybrid Teams

As we put away our beach chairs and pool toys, now that Labor Day is past us, it’s time to refresh your DevSecOps best practices if your organization is moving employees back to the office on a part-time basis. While your developers should capitalize on their remote work wins, hybrid work can requir…

DevOps Supply Chain Security: A Case for DevSecOps

DevOps supply chain security is becoming another use case for DevSecOps as enterprises seek innovative solutions to secure this attack vector. 60% of the 2021 Anchore Software Supply Chain Report considers securing the software supply chain as a top or significant focus area. DevSecOps gives enterpr…

Anchore Awarded $4.6M Phase III SBIR Contract with U.S. Air Force Platform One

Contract includes continued software innovation, application development and container hardening security  SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA – September 1, 2021 – Anchore today announced a $4.6M Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase III contract from the U.S. Air Force Platform One program to deli…

4 Kubernetes Security Best Practices

Kubernetes security best practices are a necessity now as Kubernetes is becoming a defacto standard for container orchestration. Many of the best practices focus on securing Kubernetes workloads. Managers, developers, and sysadmins need to make it a habit to institute early in their move to Kubernet…

How Software Engineering Leaders Can Mitigate Software Supply Chain Security Risks: Lessons from Gartner

Software supply chain security risks continue to be a growing concern for commercial and public sector enterprises after the high-profile SolarWinds and Codecov attacks. The Gartner report, How Software Engineering Leaders Can Mitigate Software Supply Chain Security Risks, outlines how software engi…
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Anchore Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Anchore founded?

    Anchore was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Anchore key executives?

    Anchore's key executives are Saïd Ziouani, Daniel Nurmi and Neil Levine.

  • How many employees does Anchore have?

    Anchore has 74 employees.

  • Who are Anchore competitors?

    Competitors of Anchore include MISP, Edgeless Systems and Secure Code Warrior.

  • Where is Anchore headquarters?

    Anchore headquarters is located at 800 Presidio Ave Suite B, Santa Barbara.

  • Where are Anchore offices?

    Anchore has an office in Santa Barbara.

  • How many offices does Anchore have?

    Anchore has 1 office.