The 10 Coolest Security Startups Of 2014 (So Far)


CEO: Josh Stella

Luminal, a Frederick, Md.-based startup that is developing a cloud infrastructure security and monitoring platform, is aiming to reduce software vulnerabilities and configuration weaknesses constantly plaguing Web-based services. The company will support Amazon Web Services users with its new platform, currently in beta. It embraces the DevOps movement to improve communication and resiliency in software and services by bridging the gap between software development and IT operations. Luminal's founder and CEO, Josh Stella, was the principal solutions architect at AWS and served eight years as the lead application architect at Dell. The platform is expected to be released later this year.

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