’s 2023 Year in Review’s 2023 Year in Review

With your support, we achieved so much in 2023

As we depart 2023, and take off for 2024, we’re reflecting on our journey together. It’s been a year of flight, growth, and rollouts and we are thrilled you’ve been a part of it.

Here are some of our highlights: 

Google Ventures joins the First Class flight

Our Series A in Q1 was led by Google Ventures, with participation from Preface Ventures, and our partner since inception, boldstart ventures.

Premium inflight features

In 2023, we rolled out One-Click SSL Error Bypass, Instant Policy Push, Shadow IT the dope way, Shadow AI Detection & Blocking. touches down

On the ground, we made a splash at RSA San Francisco 2023 back in April, as well as appearances at the New York Stock Exchange, and Black Hat Las Vegas.

Riding in style

We disrupted the CISO community with CISOs in Cars. From Mountain View California to a city near you. Listen to our episodes featuring influential CISOs in their respective industries on YouTube, Spotify, and Apple Podcasts.

Partners joined us in the friendly skies

Just to name a few: e92plus, Fulcrum, CyberBuyer, armadillo, Endida all saw the vision and joined us in bringing a first-class cybersecurity experience to users.

The awards kept flying in

We’re proud to have been recognized by Globee Awards, Cyber Defense Magazine, Cybersecurity Breakthrough Awards, and CRN as a SWG Solution and Cybersecurity Startup of 2023.

Oh yeah, and we’re patented

One patent wasn’t enough for us, so in 2023 we went and got a few more, solidifying our technology as a major force.

Y’all racked up some stats, too.

A whole lot of personal browsing was going on

Things got personal in 2023 as we saw over 60% of application accounts accessed on work devices were from personal accounts. We can change that: did you know that you could block personal logins to your CAC apps?

And these were some of the top-accessed Shadow IT apps

No surprise here that ChatGPT and AI saw a huge spike in usage in 2023.

Get ready for a dopamine hit

Arriving shortly: CASB Neural

You love the way that we’ve rebuilt and improved the SWG, buckle your seatbelts for CASB. We’re fusing beautiful design and deep learning AI in 2024.

That’s a wrap

Thanks for joining us for 2023. We’re excited to see what this year brings! And as always, follow us here to see the latest Fly-Direct news & updates.

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