The cybersecurity company’s MediaGuard and BotGuard products protect enterprise companies from sophisticated bot attacks and fraud.
It’s all surveys today, Dear Reader. We’ll start with NewVantage Partner’s 10th annual study on corporate data initiatives, which finds scant progress towards becoming data-driven. One hint why: 92% of companies say corporate culture is the main obstacle, but just 13% are making data literacy their top investment priority.
CIAM (Customer Identity and Access Management) was once largely about managing employee access to company systems, but it’s increasingly applied to consumer log-ins and identities as well. This creates an overlap with the identity management systems more traditionally used for customer data. The expanded market helps to explain why private investor Thoma Bravo just paid $2.8 billion for CIAM vendor Ping Identity, a 60% premium of its most recent stock price and just under 10x revenue.