Brief Overview

vArmour provides software-based distributed security controls such as segmentation and deception to virtual and cloud environments.


800 El Camino Real
Suite 300
Mountain View, California 94040
Tel: (650) 564 – 5100


Tim Eades, CEO of vArmour, was previously CEO of SilverTail Systems until its acquisition by RSA.


vArmour was founded in 2011 and raised $42M in venture funding from investors including Highland Capital Partners, Menlo Ventures, Columbus Nova Technology Parters, Citi Ventures, Work-Bench Ventures, and Allegis Capital.

Key Competitors

Palo Alto Networks, Fortinet

Products and Services

vArmour is the data center and cloud security company that delivers application-aware micro-segmentation and deception capabilities to protect networks, applications and users across virtual and cloud environments. As an early innovator in distributed security systems built in software, vArmour approaches security by moving controls that were traditionally at the perimeter down next to each workload. Specific functions delivered by vArmour DSS include:

• Fine-Grained Segmentation (separating assets by environment, application tiers, and/or security class)
• Continuous Security Monitoring and Visibility
• Cyber Deception
• Broad Security Across Multi-Clouds
• Compliance Assurance
• Rapid Breach Detection and Forensic Investigation

vArmour DSS provides a scalable, distributed architecture, continuous security monitoring, micro-segmentation, and deception with tools to support deployment, management, and securing of critical infrastructure.