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Okera owns and operates a data management platform. It provides an Okera Active Data Access Platform, which facilitates the provisioning, accessing, governing, and auditing of data ensuring data protection and faster data access. 

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQSan Francisco, US
Websiteokera.com

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)55
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Okera

Nick Halsey

Nick Halsey

Chief Executive Officer
Nong Li

Nong Li

Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder
Ravi Ramachandran

Ravi Ramachandran

Vice President of Sales
Itay Neeman

Itay Neeman

Vice President of Engineering
Ethan Kurzweil

Ethan Kurzweil

Board Member
John Marchese

John Marchese

VP of Global Alliances & Partner Channels
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Okera Office Locations

Okera has offices in San Francisco and Seattle
San Francisco, US (HQ)
995 Market St, San Francisco
San Francisco, US
655 Montgomery St 7th floor, San Francisco
Seattle, US
600 1st Ave #600c
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Okera Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2016

Okera total Funding

$29.6 m

Okera latest funding size

$15 m

Time since last funding

8 months ago

Okera investors

Okera's latest funding round in April 2020 was reported to be $15 m. In total, Okera has raised $29.6 m
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Okera Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

92/100

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Okera News and Updates

vArmour and Okera Partner to Secure Identity-Based Access to Applications and Data Across Hybrid Environments

First end-to-end solution for securing user access to critical applications and data enterprise-wide First end-to-end solution for securing user access to critical applications and data enterprise-wide

Okera Introduces Attribute-Based Access Control for Data Lake Security and Access Management

SAN FRANCISCO, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Okera, the leading active data management company for data lake security and governance, today announced the release of new attribute-based access control (ABAC) and automated business metadata tagging and policy enforcement capabilities....

Okera ups its game in data lake governance

Data governance startup Okera Inc. today is adding attribute-based access control and automated business metadata tagging to the policy enforcement capabilities of its software for managing, securing and governing data access on data lakes at large scale. The company, which launched from stealth mo…

Okera Wins Strata Data Award for Most Disruptive Startup

SAN FRANCISCO, March 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Okera, the leading active data management company for data lake security and governance, has been named the winner in the Most Disruptive Startup category of the annual Strata Data Awards. The winners were announced during the keynote on March ...

Okera Announces Industry's First Fine-Grained Access Control for Unstructured and Structured Data

SAN FRANCISCO, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Okera, the leading active data management company for data lake security and governance, today unveiled the industry's first fine-grained access control for unstructured and structured data on Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) data...

Okera Enhances Active Data Access Platform for Greater Visibility Into Data Usage and Governance That Scales

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Okera today released the latest update to the Okera Active Data Access Platform with version 1.2. Among the significant enhancements, the update includes interactive dashboards for governance and usage insight, comprehensive support for...

Okera Blogs

Security Doesn’t Need to Slow You Down

Organizations these days are drowning in data – from web analytics, marketing campaigns, IoT events, HR data, and more. However, making effective use of this data for business purposes is still something of an unsolved challenge, in major part due to the need to provide access to this data in a secu…

Okera and Microsoft: Better-Together Partners for Modern Data Solutions

Microsoft has become strategic to Okera and our customers, and we continue to leverage more of the Microsoft technology stack to meet that demand. Okera has now achieved Microsoft Gold Partner status, which is the highest level of Microsoft’s widely-recognized partnership program. This achievement h…

Fine Grained Access Control on Azure Databricks using Okera

Today, I’d like to show you how to use Okera for dynamic row-, column-, and cell-level security tightly coupled with Databricks Spark on Microsoft Azure. The post Fine Grained Access Control on Azure Databricks using Okera appeared first on Okera.

Secure Data Access Software: To Build or To Buy?

If you’re thinking of building your own custom access control solution, read this first. For most large enterprises not in the business of information technology (IT), the question is largely not a reasonable one at all. The post Secure Data Access Software: To Build or To Buy? appeared first on Ok…

How to Enforce Fine-grained Access Control on Amazon EMR without IAM Roles

In this upcoming webinar, learn about the IAM challenge on Amazon EMR, why open-source governance solutions don't scale, and see a demo of Okera’s dynamic enforcement of fine-grained access control that removes the need to manage IAM roles on each cluster. The post How to Enforce Fine-grained Access…

Okera Named a Cool Vendor by Gartner

Okera Named a Cool Vendor by Gartner The post Okera Named a Cool Vendor by Gartner appeared first on Okera.
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Okera Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Okera founded?

    Okera was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Okera key executives?

    Okera's key executives are Nick Halsey, Nong Li and Ravi Ramachandran.

  • How many employees does Okera have?

    Okera has 55 employees.

  • Who are Okera competitors?

    Competitors of Okera include Kritter, GRAX and IntuView.

  • Where is Okera headquarters?

    Okera headquarters is located at 995 Market St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Okera offices?

    Okera has offices in San Francisco and Seattle.

  • How many offices does Okera have?

    Okera has 3 offices.