Articles by Mike Paquette

Sr. Director Product Management, Security, Elastic

Mike joined Elastic in 2016 from Prelert. At Elastic, Mike focuses on the Elastic SIEM solution and Elastic Common Schema (ECS). Starting his career as an ASIC designer, Mike has led development of SIEM, IPS, DDoS Defense, and networking solutions. Mike is co-author of a patent on DDoS defense.


Elastic Security evolves into the first and only AI-driven security analytics solution

See what drives Elastic Security forward and how we're changing the game with AI-driven security analytics.


Tracing history: The generative AI revolution in SIEM

How have security products evolved since the early 2000s? See how we've gone from security log centralizer to SIEM and beyond.


What’s new in Elastic Security 8.11: Piped queries, AI assistance, and cloud and user data

Elastic Security 8.11 brings ES|QL piped queries, AI Assistant upgrades, and data integrations for Okta, Microsoft Entra ID, Wiz, and Palo Alto Prisma Cloud.


Elastic modernizes SecOps with advanced entity analytics

Advanced entity analytics combines Elastic’s highly operationalized machine learning capabilities with the detection of unusual behaviors, our presentation of risk context to guide investigation and response, and our new generative AI sidekick.


Elastic Security 8.6 improves investigation and response across a unified SIEM, endpoint security, and cloud security solution

Elastic Security 8.6 helps security practitioners investigate and respond to threats quickly at cloud scale with SIEM, cloud security, and endpoint security. It includes new data sources, expanded detection content, and improved SOC workflows.


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 named a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide SIEM 2022 Vendor Assessment

Elastic is named a major Player in the 2022 IDC MarketScape for Worldwide SIEM Software.


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 Security was recognized as a Customers’ Choice in 2021 Gartner Peer Insights ‘Voice of Customer’: SIEM Report

Elastic has been recognized as a Customers’ Choice in the 2021 Gartner Peer Insights ‘Voice of the Customer’: Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) report with an overall rating of 4.6 out of 5.