StackRox

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StackRox is a company that develops a container security platform with adaptive threat protection. The company's platform enables security teams to discover the full container environment and ensure they adhere to security policies as well as to detect and stop malicious activity. StackRox serves financial, technology, e-commerce industries, and government agencies.

TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQMountain View, CA, US
Websitestackrox.com
Employee Ratings4.3

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)76(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at StackRox

Kamal Shah

Kamal Shah

CEO, Board Member
Ali Golshan

Ali Golshan

Co-Founder & CTO, Board Member
T.J. Cooley

T.J. Cooley

VP, Sales
Dave van Everen

Dave van Everen

VP, Marketing
Vibhav Sreekanti

Vibhav Sreekanti

VP, Engineering
Aaref Hilaly

Aaref Hilaly

Board Member
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StackRox Office Locations

StackRox has offices in Mountain View and Bochum
Mountain View, CA, US (HQ)
100 View St #204
Mountain View, CA, US
700 E El Camino Real #200
Bochum, DE
Südring 25
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StackRox Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

StackRox total Funding

$65.5 m

StackRox latest funding size

$26.50 m

Time since last funding

4 months ago

StackRox investors

StackRox's latest funding round in September 2020 was reported to be $26.5 m. In total, StackRox has raised $65.5 m
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StackRox Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

92/100

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StackRox Online and Social Media Presence

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StackRox News and Updates

StackRox Acquisition By Red Hat Underscores The Significance Of DevSecOps

Last week, Red Hat announced that it’s acquiring StackRox, a California-based Kubernetes security company founded in 2014.

Red Hat buys Kubernetes security startup StackRox

Red Hat Inc. announced its first acquisition of the year today, saying it intends to acquire container and Kubernetes threat detection company StackRox Inc. Red Hat said it wants to integrate StackRox’s security tools with its OpenShift platform to make container workloads more secure. OpenShift is…

RedHat is acquiring container security company StackRox

RedHat today announced that it’s acquiring container security startup StackRox . The companies did not share the purchase price. RedHat, which is perhaps best known for its enterprise Linux products has been making the shift to the cloud in recent years. IBM purchased the company in 2018 for a hefty…

StackRox nabs $26.5M for a platform that secures containers in Kubernetes

Containers have become a ubiquitous cornerstone in how companies manage their data, a trend that has only accelerated in the last eight months with the larger shift to cloud services and more frequent remote working due to the coronavirus pandemic. Alongside that, startups building services to enabl…

Container and Kubernetes threat detection startup StackRox raises $26.5M

Container and Kubernetes threat detection startup StackRox Inc. announced today it has raised $26.5 million in new funding to expand in key geographies and support research and development efforts. The round was led by Menlo Ventures and included Highland Capital Partners, Hewlett Packard Enterpris…

Container threat detection startup StackRox raises $25M

Container threat detection startup StackRox Inc. today said it has raised $25 million in new funding. The Series B round was led by Redpoint Ventures and included Sequoia Capital and Amplify Partners. Founded in 2014, StackRox offers a cloud-based platform that offers continuous advanced threat dete…

StackRox Blogs

CKS Certification Study Guide: Monitoring, Logging, and Runtime Security

Previous Sections As we continue the study guide for the Certified Kubernetes Security Specialist (CKS) program, be sure to check out the information and content breakdown from our previous CKS posts: CKS CNCF Announcement and Exam Study CKS Certification Study Guide: Cluster Setup in Kubernetes CK…

CKS Certification Study Guide: Supply Chain Security

Previous Sections As we continue the study guide for the Certified Kubernetes Security Specialist (CKS) program, be sure to check out the information and content breakdown from our previous CKS posts: CKS CNCF Announcement and Exam Study CKS Certification Study Guide: Cluster Setup in Kubernetes CK…

Red Hat to Acquire StackRox to Further Expand its Security Leadership

Today Red Hat announced a definitive agreement to acquire StackRox. This is an exciting milestone for StackRox and a tremendous validation of our innovative approach to container and Kubernetes security. It combines the industry’s first Kubernetes-native security platform with Red Hat’s leading ente…

'Screaming in the Cloud' - Eliminating Security Risks in Kubernetes

Chris Porter, Director of Solutions Engineering at StackRox recently joined Cloud Economist, Corey Quinn on ‘Screaming in the Cloud’ for a chat about eliminating security risks in Kubernetes. You can listen to the conversation in the podcast episode below, or you can read through the transcript that…

What's New in Kubernetes 1.20? New Features and Updates

Kubernetes 1.20 has been released! Congratulations to the Kubernetes release team on this newest version with a release cycle that returned back to a shorter period of 11 weeks following the extended cycle for 1.19 earlier this year. Amid an extremely challenging year and coming on the heels of Kube…

CKS Certification Study Guide: Cluster Setup in Kubernetes

As we dive into studying for the Certified Kubernetes Security Specialist (CKS) program, make sure to understand the test and its structure. A full blog details the Cloud Native Computing Foundation’s (CNCF) announcement about the CKS and its exam structure. CKS CNCF Announcement and Exam Study Th…
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StackRox Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was StackRox founded?

    StackRox was founded in 2014.

  • Who are StackRox key executives?

    StackRox's key executives are Kamal Shah, Ali Golshan and T.J. Cooley.

  • How many employees does StackRox have?

    StackRox has 76 employees.

  • Who are StackRox competitors?

    Competitors of StackRox include Twistlock, Aqua Security Software and CloudPassage.

  • Where is StackRox headquarters?

    StackRox headquarters is located at 100 View St #204, Mountain View.

  • Where are StackRox offices?

    StackRox has offices in Mountain View and Bochum.

  • How many offices does StackRox have?

    StackRox has 3 offices.