Secureworks CEO Joins the ExtraHop Board of Directors

Veteran Cybersecurity Executive Michael Cote Brings Deep Industry
Expertise and Leadership to the ExtraHop Board

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”” target=”_blank”gt;#Extrahoplt;/agt;–ExtraHop, provider of enterprise cyber analytics from the inside out,
today announced Michael Cote, President and CEO of Secureworks and a
member of its Board of Directors, has joined the board of directors of
ExtraHop. Mr. Cote brings decades of experience building and leading
public and private companies in the cybersecurity and information
technology sectors. This experience makes him uniquely suited to advise
ExtraHop as the company continues to grow and establish itself as a
leading enterprise player in the emerging Network Traffic Analysis (NTA)

“ExtraHop has demonstrated the rare combination of boldness, exceptional
innovation, and operational excellence that sets companies apart in the
highly competitive security market,” said Mr. Cote. “In 2018, the
company proved that they are a force to be reckoned with in the emerging
NTA category, and I look forward to being part of the next phase of
ExtraHop’s growth as they drive forward into 2019.”

As the leader of Secureworks, Mr. Cote drives a culture of open
communication, high integrity, and a client-centric philosophy. He has
led the company through its growth and IPO from less than $1 million in
annual revenue to over $500 million in fiscal 2019. Secureworks is now
recognized as one of the leading security solutions providers in the
world. Prior to joining Secureworks, Mr. Cote held executive and
management positions with Talus Solutions and MSI Solutions. Mr. Cote
serves on the board of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the board of
regents at Boston College and on the board of trustees at Marist School.
He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of Business Executives
for National Security. Mr. Cote is a graduate of Boston College with a
double major in computer science and accounting.

“Mike earned his reputation building high-growth companies and bringing
disruptive technologies to market,” said Arif Kareem, CEO, ExtraHop.
“His proven track record of success in the cybersecurity industry, and
his experience leading companies through major events including IPOs and
acquisitions, make Mike an ideal advisor for a company of ExtraHop’s
stage and size. We look forward to working with Mike as we accelerate
our growth in cybersecurity and continue our leadership in information

2018 was a breakout year for ExtraHop. The company blew past $100
million in bookings – a key industry milestone. ExtraHop continued to
dominate major verticals including retail, healthcare, and financial
services, and now protects over five million devices across more than
800 enterprise customers worldwide.

About ExtraHop

provides enterprise cyber analytics that deliver security and
performance from the inside out. Our breakthrough approach analyzes all
network interactions in real time and applies advanced machine learning
to help you investigate threats, ensure the delivery of critical
applications, and protect your investment in the cloud. With this
approach, we help the world’s leading enterprises including Credit
Suisse, Hasbro, Caesars Entertainment, and Netflix rise above the noise
of alerts, organizational silos, and runaway technology with complete
visibility, real-time detection, and guided investigation. To experience
the power of ExtraHop, explore our interactive
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