Volexity Continues Expansion with New Office in Howard County, Maryland
August 2, 2018
Reston, VA, August 2, 2018 — Volexity Inc., a leading provider of cyber security solutions protecting the world’s most highly targeted organizations, today announced the expansion of its research and development operations in Howard County, Maryland.
Volexity has been an avid supporter of Howard County’s start-up friendly business community since the company was founded in 2013. To accommodate continued hiring growth in support of product development, Volexity is opening a new office in Ellicott City, Maryland. The expansion is a continuation of Volexity’s investment in Howard County.
“The Howard County community has been incredibly welcoming and is the perfect place for Volexity’s newest office,” said Dr. Nick Petroni, Chief Scientist at Volexity. “Given the close proximity to leading cyber security universities and surrounding government agencies, the region is known for some of the most highly skilled cyber security talent. We are excited to help further accelerate this growing startup ecosystem.”
“Adding Volexity to the Howard County community is yet another example of how important the county is in the development of new and innovative cybersecurity products,” said Brian Dykstra, CEO, Atlantic Data Forensics, Inc and Board Member of the Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship. “Volexity will be in good company and have opportunities to collaborate with cybersecurity standouts like Tenable, IronNet Cybersecurity, Cisco’s Talos & Sourcefire and John’s Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in a county that supports and promotes cybersecurity entrepreneurship. As seen with Tenable and Sourcefire, Howard County provides a great environment for mission-oriented teams backed by vibrant open source communities.”
The expansion is another significant milestone for the profitable bootstrapped company, which has seen rapid growth since its launch in 2013. Volexity has a global customer base that spans international law enforcement, universities, Fortune companies, security product vendors, and leading technology companies. The company plans for continued hiring growth throughout the DC, Maryland, and Virginia area.
Volexity is a leading provider of threat intelligence and incident suppression services and solutions based in the Washington, DC area. The company was founded by the team who created Volatility, the world’s most widely used memory forensics software. Volexity provides cyber security and digital forensics products and services to Fortune companies, government agencies, and leading security vendors across the globe. Over the past decade, the Volexity team has developed groundbreaking technology solutions, transforming the way modern digital investigations are performed. These solutions increase enterprise visibility and facilitate rapid intrusion suppression. More information about Volexity can be found at www.volexity.com.
Media Contact: Kristel Faris, Volexity Inc., 1-888-825-1975, [email protected]