Tips | 7 min read
So you’ve got a multi-cloud strategy; here’s how to navigate five common security challenges

Switching to a multi-cloud solution? Easy! Just kidding. Expel’s senior detection & response engineer shares some things you need to think about when going multi-cloud – and how to stay sane.

Expel insider | 1 min read
Introducing 24×7 monitoring and response for Google Cloud Platform

Running a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) workload or thinking about integrating it into your security portfolio? Expel can help! We’ve officially launched our GCP 24x7 monitoring and response services.

Security operations | 4 min read
How to get your security tool chest in order when you’re growing like crazy

Need to expand your security tool chest? Our CISO’s got some tips to consider when thinking about what tech to keep or buy.

Security operations | 4 min read
Does your MSSP or MDR provider know how to manage your signals?

How well is your MSSP or MDR going to manage your fleet of security signals over time? Here’s how to figure out whether they’re up for the challenge.

Security operations | 9 min read
12 ways to tell if your managed security provider won’t suck next year

How can you figure out if the quality of the service you’re about to sign up for will improve over time? Our COO Yanek Korff’s got some tips for making sure you choose a service that’ll last.

Tips | 6 min read
Evaluating GreyNoise: what you need to know and how it can help you

We use technologies behind the scenes to make Expel Workbench and our analysts more efficient. GreyNoise is one of those -- here's how we use it and why you might find it useful too.

Tips | 9 min read
12 revealing questions to ask when evaluating an MSSP or MDR vendor

We’ve heard lots of interesting Qs as prospective customers evaluate which solution's right for them... here are the 12 you should be asking.

Security operations | 3 min read
Office 365 security best practices: five things to do right now to keep attackers out

Here are five Office 365 security best practices to check out right now.

Tips | 6 min read
How to get the most out of your upcoming SOC tour: making your provider uncomfortable

If you’re in the market for an MSSP or looking to keep tabs on your existing provider, visiting their security operations center (SOC) can be a good way to get a sense for what you’re really buying. Let us walk you through how to prepare for your visit to get the most out of your visit.

Security operations | 5 min read
Managed detection and response (MDR): symptom or solution?

An uncommonly clear review of what managed detection and response (MDR) is, where it came from and what it can/can't do for you.

Security operations | 3 min read
What’s endpoint detection and response (EDR) and when should you care?

We cut through the hype to explain what Endpoint, Detection and Response (EDR) products can do for you. (3 min read)

Security operations | 7 min read
Warning signs that your MSSP isn’t the right fit

Look out for these 5 indicators that it's probably time to start considering alternatives to your managed security services provider (MSSP). 8 min read.

Security operations | 5 min read
How to avoid shelfware

Set yourself up for success by asking these four questions before you purchase new security products. (5 min read)

Talent | 3 min read
Get your security tools in order: seven tactics you should know

Do you have the equipment and material needed to get your work right? Here are seven things to keep in mind to bring harmony to your toolchain. (4 min read)