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Forescout Technologies Overview

San Jose, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
2000
Company - Public (FSCT)
Computer Hardware & Software
Unknown / Non-Applicable
The leader in device visibility & control, enabling enterprises to gain complete situational awareness of their environment. At Forescout, we believe in protecting our customers against cybercrime and having fun while doing it. We embrace expertise ... Read more

Company Updates

  • Proud to announce that we've taken the ParityPledge, a commitment to interviewing at least one qualified woman candidate for every open position, vice president and above, including the C-suite and board.
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    ForeScout Takes the ParityPledge as Part of Its Commitment to Improving the Pathway for Women in Leadership Positions - ForeScout

    ( SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 10, 2018 - ForeScout Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSCT), a leading Internet of Things IoT) security company, today announced it has taken the ParityPledge™, building on its commitment to improving the pathway for women in leadership positions.

  • ForeScout Named One of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500™
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    ForeScout Named One of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte's 2018 Technology Fast 500™ - ForeScout

    Growth propelled by the need for agentless device visibility and control across the extended enterprise SAN JOSE, Calif., November 15, 2018 - ForeScout Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSCT), a leading Internet of Things (IoT) security company, today announced it was named on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™ for the third year in a row.

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    "Great place to work and getting even better every day!!!"

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    Pros

    Hot company in a hot space. Great product with clear differentiation from competitors. Seasoned leadership team, which seems to work really well together and getting better every day at leading a rapidly growing company. Company does really big, strategic deals in US Govt, Financial Services and Healthcare and some day will be doing the same across all verticals and geos. Exciting to be making such a difference in securing companies against the threats of bad actors.

    Cons

    Wall Street still underestimating company, so share price trades at a discount to other security companies (potential for upside as CEO, CFO and CCO seem to be doing a good job getting Wall Street to better understand). Working through growing pains across sales, SDR and marketing, though have made great strides since the big pre-IPO push.

    Advice to Management

    The relatively recent increase in transparency, broader based meritocracy and respectful engagement my leadership and managers across all functions is valued & appreciated. Allow us to grow into bigger roles as the company grows. Look inside first. Keep the fast paced and demanding culture. It keeps us on our toes and presses us to excel

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Forescout Technologies Photos

Forescout Technologies photo of: Tel Aviv Team
Forescout Technologies photo of: Our Bus Operations & IT teams giving back to the community by sorting 7 metric tons (15k+ lbs) of oranges at 2nd Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties
Forescout Technologies photo of: The Forescout Women's Network welcomed JJ DiGeronimo, author and keynote speaker for women's groups and gender diversity..
Forescout Technologies photo of: Team ForeScout + Customers at the Winchester Mystery House
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Forescout Technologies photo of: ForeScout Executive Staff
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Forescout Technologies Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at Forescout Technologies (Plano, TX) in March 2018.

    Interview

    Fast and concise. They showed how they valued my time by responding quickly for 2nd and 3rd interviews. I talked with them on the phone first, then in a group session with many of the team leads before discussing the details with their VP.

    Interview Questions

    • Basic programming and networking questions. Problem solving and troubleshooting related questions regarding data structures or network solutions.   1 Answer
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Forescout Technologies Awards & Accolades

  • Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies, Inc. 5000, 2016
  • Forbes Cloud 100 List, Forbes, 2017
  • JPMorgan Chase Hall of Innovation, JPMorgan Chase, 2016
  • Leader for Network Access Control, Gartner Magic Quadrant, 2014
  • Excellence Award for Threat Solutions, SC Magazine, 2015
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