CrowdStrikeÂ has started to offer a cloud-basedÂ endpoint protection platform toÂ state and local government customers via a procurement vehicle managed by the CaliforniaÂ Department of General Services.
Falcon, which employs artificial intelligence, is available to government entities via the California Software Licensing Program PLUS, CrowdStrikeÂ said Thursday.
The platform is designed to use global insight, cyber intelligence, machine learning and behavioral-based detections to help users prevent, detect or respond to cyber threats.
James Yeager, vice president of the public sector and healthcare business at CrowdStrike, said the company is "committed to protecting government networks from the most challenging cyberattacks."
Yeager addedÂ the selection of the company as an EPP vendor to SLP PLUS demonstrates its technology's potential to help public sector organizations gain visibility to address threats.
CrowdStrike holdsÂ Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program certification forÂ FalconÂ and offers cybersecurity services under theÂ Department of Homeland Security's Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Program.