Home > Blogs > Partner News


VMware Announces Intent to Acquire Octarine to Extend VMware’s Intrinsic Security Capabilities for Containers and Kubernetes

We continue to beat the drum of intrinsic security as showcased in our announcement of intent to acquire Octarine, a SaaS security platform for protecting containers and Kubernetes.

After the deal closes, Octarine will enable VMware Carbon Black Cloud to secure applications running in Kubernetes. VMware has invested heavily in helping our mutual customers build new modern applications, as well as modernize existing applications with our acquisitions of Pivotal, Bitnami and Heptio in recent years. As important as it is to help your customers increase developer productivity, security and operations still matter. Our acquisition of Octarine will help our mutual customers to further protect their modern apps from build to run.  Read more.