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Carbon Black

Carbon Black is the first surveillance camera for your PC. Now you can "roll back the tape" to uncover and eliminate an intruder in minutes.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Software
  • Location Sterling, VA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2011
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

Digital assets of companies worldwide are being stolen at an exponential rate - forcing them to pay an average of $200,000 each time just to figure out what happened. Knowing that it's not a matter of IF, but WHEN you'll be a data breach victim, Carbon Black employs big data analysis techniques so you can prepare, monitor, and respond to a data breach with ease - saving you over 90% of the time, cost, and disruption of getting back to business.


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    Michael Viscuso

    A business-minded technologist, Mike is known for his drive and sense of mission. In 2009, he co-founded Kyrus Technology, a computer security incubator, and helped take the $50,000 bootstrap to $3,000,000 in just 2.5 years. Now CEO of Carbon Black Inc. he is on a mission to change the way corporations prepare for and respond to data breaches. Mike graduated from Villanova University with BS degrees in Mathematics and Computer Science.

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    Benjamin Johnson

    Ben is a technical leader who thrives on delivering quality. His background includes designing and building complex systems for U.S. national security missions and financial sector calculation engines that require speed and reliability. Ben has BS and MS degrees in Computer Science from University of Chicago and Johns Hopkins University. He is a 35th Generation Shaolin Kung Fu Disciple.

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    Michael Tanji

    Michael has a long track record of success conceiving, launching, and managing innovative technical programs and products. He is responsible for marketing communications, sales and channel management. A sought after thought leader on security and intelligence issues, he is a 2007 Claremont Institute Lincoln Fellow. Michael has a BS in Computer Science from Hawaii Pacific University and a MS in Computer Forensics from George Washington University.


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    Nelson Blitz, Executive Counsel PLC,
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    Allison Hammer, Peter Bell CPA,

Previous Investors

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    Kyrus Technology