Articles by Mike Nichols

Product Lead, Elastic Security, Elastic

Senior Director, Product Management, Elastic Security

Mike is the Senior Director of Product Management at Elastic Security and former Vice President of Product Management at Endgame. He manages the PM team and ensures the product team is constantly listening to customers, researching the market, and deriving differentiated technology in order to choose the best strategic path for the company. Mike is also a Cybersecurity Strategy Instructor at Georgetown.


Elastic named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Security Analytics Platforms, Q4 2022

Elastic named a Leader in the 2022 in Forrester Wave™: Security Analytics, Q4 2022. Forrester remarks that “Far and above, Elastic’s data visualizations steal the show.”


Elastic continues to gain momentum in SIEM market

Elastic has successfully delivered a leading Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) offering with only two years in the market.


Elastic modernizes security teams with SOAR and automates actionable threat intelligence within SIEM

Elastic continues to provide customers the ability to modernize their security operations programs. Today’s launch celebrates several initiatives that together equip customers to modernize security operations.


Elastic 8.4 introduces SOAR for modern security operations

Elastic 8.4 delivers SOAR to accelerate response via built-in automation and customizable orchestration capabilities. Elastic further expands the set of third-party SOAR vendors through partnerships with D3 and Torq.


Elastic recognized in first Forrester XDR report

The Forrester New Wave for XDR has recognized Elastic Security in its first-ever eXtended Detection and Response report.


Elastic Security: Building the future of Limitless XDR

See how Elastic Security is building the future of Limitless XDR (Extended Detection and Response) with innovations across SIEM, endpoint security, and cloud security.


Limitless XDR defined: Ingest, retain, and analyze security data freely

Elastic's Limitless XDR modernizes security operations, enabling analytics across all data and automating key processes to bring prevention and remediation capabilities to every host.


Elastic Security Recognized in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM

Elastic Security has been recognized in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM). Download the complimentary report to see Gartner’s market evaluation.


MITRE ATT&CK® round 2 APT emulation validates Elastic’s ability to eliminate blind spots

MITRE evaluated security vendors based on an emulation of APT29. See how Elastic Security performed, and how our technology helps analysts eliminate blind spots.