Securing large data centers with multi-tenant offerings is a monumental task for the staff. With existing IDS / IPS offerings, they have just too many false positives and their staff seems to be always chasing their tail without much effect. Also, with their existing solutions, they do not have anything that acts in real-time and prevents lateral movement as it happens or before it happens. The CEO of bytegrid really harped on this real-time operation of Ridgeback – he wanted something that was working 24X7 autonomously while he was sleeping and did not have surprises when he woke up.
The three messages for OVH will be that: