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.

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyRed Hat
HQMountain View, CA, US
Founded2014
Websitestackrox.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
StackRox was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA, US

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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

Total Funding

$65.5 m

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In total, StackRox had raised $65.5 m. StackRox is a subsidiary of Red Hat

StackRox Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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StackRox Online and Social Media Presence

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StackRox News and Updates

After Red Hat acquisition, StackRox takes unusual path to open source

Shortly after Red Hat Inc. completed the acquisition of the Kubernetes security startup StackRox as part of its goal to expand its security management offerings, the company is making a new big announcement. In an unusual move, StackRox will move from proprietary content to an open-source solution.…

Inside Red Hat’s StackRox acquisition to strengthen open hybrid cloud

In February, Red Hat Inc. announced that it had closed the transaction to acquire StackRox, the Kubernetes and container security solution, as part of the company’s move to expand its security management offerings. “We’re investing in things like role-based access control and so on,” said Ashesh Ba…

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…
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StackRox Blogs

Top Kubernetes Certifications and Why They Matter

Why Kubernetes? When containers first broke onto the scene, it was immediately apparent that it was a disruptive technology. What was not clear was how containers were going to be scaled and orchestrated effectively. In the early days, the container orchestration competition was intense, with applic…

Kubernetes Namespaces Demystified - How To Make The Most of Them

Kubernetes namespaces are a central part of how we structure, deploy, and manage containers today. However, namespaces are not a new concept; in fact, Linux namespaces were introduced in 2002 and designed to separate and group individual processes and capabilities. So how did the idea grow to be use…

Demystifying DevSecOps - Everything You Must Know to Get it Right

The rapid emergence of modern software development initiatives, public cloud services, and cloud-native tools such as Kubernetes and containers has accelerated the seminal move towards DevOps practices. DevOps has come to reflect a culture that champions principles such as increased collaboration, s…

DevOps vs. DevSecOps - Here’s How They Fit Together

DevOps, DevSecOps, shift-left, security posture, cloud native, etc. Chances are you’ve heard these terms or similar buzzwords when discussing modern application development life cycles. These new industry words can be beneficial – by providing a framework that explains complex processes – or harmful…

Part 4 - Rancher Kubernetes Engine (RKE) Security Best Practice for Cluster Maintenance and Network Security

Rancher Kubernetes Engine (RKE) Security Best Practice for Cluster Maintenance and Network Security This is the last installment in our four-part RKE security blog series. Don’t forget to get caught up on everything you missed! Part 1 - Rancher Kubernetes Engine (RKE) Security Best Practices for Clu…

Part 3 - Rancher Kubernetes Engine (RKE) Security Best Practice for Container and Runtime Security

Rancher Kubernetes Engine (RKE) Security Best Practice for Container and Runtime Security This is the third installment in our four-part RKE security blog series. Don’t forget to follow along to our upcoming posts and get caught up on everything you missed! Part 1 - Rancher Kubernetes Engine (RKE) S…
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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 25 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.