Brief Overview

ForeScout provides pervasive network security through continuous monitoring and access control of endpoints, network users, and applications.


ForeScout Technologies Inc.
190 West Tasman Drive
Campbell, CA 95008
Tel: (866) 377 – 8771


Michael DeCesare, CEO and President of ForeScout, was previously President of Intel ecuirty and Executive VP of Worldwide Sales of McAfee.


Doron Shikmoni and Oded Comay co-founded ForeScout in 2000. The company has grown to over three hundred employees. The company is headquartered in California with sales contacts and/or offices in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Japan, Korea, Latin America, and Israel. Venture capital investors in ForeScout include Accel Partners, Amadeus Capital Partners, Meritech Capital Partners, and Pitango Venture Capital.

Key Competitors

Bradford Networks, PacketFence, Cisco

Products and Services

ForeScout Technologies offers a range of products based on its ForeScout CounterACT platform. The platform includes capabilities for network access control and endpoint security compliance, along with a collection of extended integration modules that allow for exchange of information between CounterACT and other security products (ControlFabric), integration with other products such as SIEMs, MDMs, vulnerability assessment tools, advanced threat detection tools, McAfee ePO, and the ForeScout Mobile Security Module. ForeScout also offers a managed service for network access control (NAC-as-a-Service), to control employee and guest access to the enterprise network.