Top 3 cloud security brokers for SMEs

In the world of cloud adoption, there comes a point in time for any small or medium sized business when they must prioritise security more. Cloud-based applications and data sharing/storage are an integral part of making things run like clockwork - But they come with risks.

To mitigate the security risks associated with running a business via cloud applications, it is wise to invest in a cloud access security broker (CASB), let's discuss the top 3 CASB vendors available to small or medium sized businesses in 2020:


Vendor number 1: Forcepoint




Headquartered in Texas, USA, Forcepoint offer cloud security software that works with pretty much any cloud based application. Some of their main partner integrations include Slack, Office 365 and Salesforce.com. They are perhaps one of the only vendors for cloud security that offer the MSSP (Managed security service provider) partner program across their website and through their business model.


Their main features include the following:


  • Data classification

  • Cloud application discovery tools

  • Risk scoring for cloud applications based on security protocol and data safety

  • Integration with third-party cloud-based solutions

  • Data loss prevention


If your organisation is growing fast, and you need an industry leading cloud security broker, Forcepoint could be a great option, as it is one of the most advanced, and also one of the most scalable services in this market.