PatchLink Corporation today announced the acquisition of STAT Guardian Vulnerability Management Suite from Harris Corporation, an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 150 countries. With the acquisition, PatchLink enhances its market-leading vulnerability management solution to help enterprises address risk management and policy-based compliance. In addition, the acquisition advances the company’s strategy to deliver a holistic end point security platform with a single, policy-based architecture and consolidated compliance reporting for complete protection across the enterprise.
“This acquisition is part of our ongoing commitment to help customers address corporate governance issues and risk management by integrating the industry’s best remediation engine with the leading vulnerability assessment solution under a single offering,” PatchLink Chairman and CEO Pat Clawson stated. “In addition, this acquisition represents an important step towards delivery of a holistic end point security management framework that will integrate future technology acquisitions as we continue to broaden our product offering.”
As part of the agreement, PatchLink has acquired the STAT Command Center, STAT Report Center, STAT Analyzer and STAT Scanner which are already integrated with PatchLink’s flagship product, PatchLink Update. The combined solution is currently deployed by some of the largest enterprises in the world as a result of an existing OEM partnership.