Microsoft to acquire Secure Islands – a leader in data protection technology

Microsoft is taking it’s investments in security technology to the next level. Microsoft today confirmed that they have acquired Secure Islands, a leader in data protection technology startup in Israel. This acquisition accelerates Microsoft’s ability to help customers secure their business data no matter where it is stored – across on-premises systems, Microsoft cloud services like Azure and Office 365, third-party services, and any Windows, iOS or Android device. Secure Islands’ technology enhances the data protection capabilities available today with Azure Rights Management Service, Microsoft’s cloud-based information protection solution.