February 15th, 2012

Workshop: API Security for Mobile & Cloud

CSA Summit at RSA ConferenceLayer 7 will be at the RSA Conference next week, with CTO Scott Morrison and Director of Solutions Engineering Francois Lascelles both giving presentations. We’ll also be sponsoring the Cloud Security Alliance’s CSA Summit 2012, which will be taking place at the conference, on the 27th.

As part of our activities at the CSA Summit, we’ll be holding an enterprise-level workshop called API Security for Mobile & Cloud. This workshop, which will be held at the W Hotel, between 1pm and 5pm. Sessions will include:

  • Open APIs: The New Enterprise Imperative for Mobile & Cloud & Security Implications
  • API Security & Management Best Practices
  • Managing API Access Through OAuth
  • API Threat Protection & Metering
  • Enabling API Discovery & Developer Self-Service – An API Developer Portal Example

The workshop will include lunch, a networking session and guest speaker Caleb Sima of Andreessen Horowitz, one of the leading venture capital firms in Silicon Valley. Caleb has been engaged in the Internet security arena since 1996 and has become widely recognized as one of the leading experts in Web security, penetration testing and the identification of emerging threats. He is a highly in-demand speaker, press resource and is regularly featured in the Associated Press and global security media.

Space is limited, so if you’re going to be attending the CSA Summit, be sure to register for the workshop today.

February 1st, 2012

Layer 7 Technologies 2011: The Year in Review

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Layer 7 TechnologiesThese are exciting times to be working with technologies like mobile and Cloud. In fact, here at Layer 7, 2011 was absolutely the most exciting year ever. Since this time last year, we’ve expanded our product range, been awarded groundbreaking security specifications, gained recognition from leading analyst firms and significantly expanded our customer base.

Specifically, some of the highlights of the year were:

As we expanded our product range to meet demand for API management, Cloud integration and mobile security, our customer base grew more than 40%, with notable new customers including Adobe, Best Buy, General Motors and MasterCard. At the same time, our staff grew by more than 70 percent – and we’re all looking forward to finding out what 2012 has in store!

For more information, read the press release:
Layer 7 Technologies Announces Record Revenue Growth in 2011