GigaOm Recognizes Orca for Leadership in Cloud Security Posture Management

Cloud Security Leader’s Patented SideScanning Technology, Multi Cloud Support, and AI-Driven Analysis, Sets it Apart from the Field

PORTLAND, Ore. (August 11, 2023)Orca Security, the pioneer of agentless cloud security, today announced it has been named a Leader in the 2023 GigaOm Radar Report for Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM). GigaOm evaluated 10 vendors for their ability to identify risks and compliance in cloud infrastructure as well as adjacent architectures and applications and recognized Orca as an Outperformer due its continued innovation and strategy. 

“The ability to get all relevant data in one place without the need for agents is transformational for our customers. We are glad that GigaOm has validated our approach and we will continue innovating to maintain our leadership position going forward.” “ We believe the journey to the cloud is never over and our platform helps customers thrive securely in the cloud.” said Gil Geron, CEO and Co-Founder, Orca Security. 

According to the report, “Orca’s innovations in the cloud security space, from SideScanning to the unified data model, provide practical security for the cloud. Its recent partnership with ThreatOptix expands its workload capabilities to match those who have previously led in that regard.” Orca received top marks for Large Enterprise customers, SideScanning, Multicloud Support, AI-Driven Analysis, Automated Remediations, Licensing, and Data Controls & Security.

Orca’s patented SideScanning technology enables companies to understand both cloud platform configurations and relevant corresponding workload vulnerabilities and configurations without deploying agents or configuring scanners, dramatically accelerating time to value and providing deep visibility into complex cloud environments. The data is processed in a single location – the Unified Data Model – enabling security teams to quickly and easily query data.

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About Orca Security

Orca Security is the pioneer of agentless cloud security that is trusted by hundreds of enterprises globally. Orca makes cloud security possible for enterprises moving to and scaling in the cloud with its patented SideScanning™ technology and Unified Data Model. The Orca Cloud Security Platform delivers the world’s most comprehensive coverage and visibility of all risks across the cloud. With continuous first-to-market innovations and expertise, the Orca Platform ensures security teams quickly identify and remediate risks to keep their businesses secure. Connect your first account in minutes: or take the free cloud risk assessment.