Elastic collaborates with Perched for training & consultation services

  • The search engine announced joining forces with a training and consulting company Perched.
  • The collaboration is expected to train the Elastic users on building advanced cybersecurity solutions using Elastic Stack for management and operation of Elastic SIEM.

Lucene based search engine company Elasticsearch has reportedly announced its collaboration with security education, consulting and support services, Perched. It has been claimed that Perched team will deliver Elastic’s users the training and consulting services for structuring advanced cybersecurity solutions using the stack for positioning, management and operation of Elastic SIEM.

For the uninitiated, Perched is a training and consulting company which aims on providing security analytics, threat detection and security operations to the companies working closely with it.

Perched brings to Elastic a profound involvement in SIEM and threat hunting, network security checking, system and host forensics, and others. The Perched group are long-term clients of the Elastic Stack and have been an Elastic accomplice. With their broad security experience and their solid Elastic Stack product learning, they’ve likewise worked intimately with Engineering group to expand the Elastic Common Schema (ECS) for system/endpoint security and malware antiquity information; and other different services.

Aaron Katz, the Chief Revenue Officer at Elastic was reportedly quoted stating on the collaboration that Perched has been a perfect partner for the company while offering modified security courses for the customers in education, government and other industries. Moreover, with the continues expansion of the company’s security efforts with SIEM, the Perched group is expected to offer the users an unmatched security expertise in the industry.

Meanwhile, giving the nod on collaboration, the CEO of Perched, Andrew Pease cited that the company is looking forward to help security experts operationalize the Elastic Stack for cyber network defense through this collaboration.

Reportedly, a few of the Perched team employees led open source projects which included, RockNSM- threat hunting platform utilizing Elastic Stack, & CAPESstack- service center for incident response, intelligence analysis and hunt procedures which likewise utilizes the Stack. Additionally, moving ahead, RockNSM and CAPESstack are expected to proceed as autonomous open source ventures.

Source credit: https://www.elastic.co/blog/welcome-perched-security-training-for-siem-threat-hunting-and-more