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PublicNASDAQ:PFPT
Date4/2012
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websiteproofpoint.com
Blogblog.proofpoint.com
Twitter@proofpoint_inc
CategoryEnterprise
Employees
Founded6/2002
DescriptionEmail Security and Data Loss

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CEO
Founder
Chief Financial Officer
VP, Product Marketing
Vice President of Global Operations and IT
VP Client Services, Email Security
VP, Technology, VP & General Manager, Email Archiving Business, VP, Product Management
Vice President, Governance and Archiving
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Acquisitions

Total$48M
Sendmail, 10/2013 $23M
Armorize Technologies, 8/2013 $25M
Secure Data In Motion, 8/2008

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Proofpoint

Proofpoint provides cloud-based email security, eDiscovery and compliance solutions. Its patented technologies and on-demand delivery system protect against spam and viruses, safeguard privacy, encrypt sensitive information, and archive messages for management and discovery.

SAAS SECURITY & COMPLIANCE SUITE

Enterprise Email Archiving: The email archiving solution supports eDiscovery, regulatory compliance and email storage management.

Enterprise Email Protection: Provides inbound and outbound email security and management to protect from outside threats including spam, phishing, unpredictable email volumes, malware and other forms of objectionable or dangerous content before they hit the enterprise perimeter.

Enterprise Privacy: Protects private information in email, defends against leaks of confidential information and ensures compliance with common international, industry and US data protection regulations—including HIPAA, GLBA and PCI-DSS.

PRODUCT ADD-ONS

Policy-Based Email Encryption: Mitigates regulatory violations, data loss and corporate policy violations, without adversely impacting business operations.

Secure File Transfer: Adds secure, easy-to-use large file transfer capabilities to an organization’s Proofpoint deployment

CUSTOMERS

Proofpoint provides email security, encryption, archiving and data loss prevention solutions for over 3,000 enterprise-level accounts including global enterprises, universities and government agencies.

INDUSTRY AWARDS

GARTNER: Gartner positions Proofpoint in the Leaders quadrant in the 2010 Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways.

SC MAGAZINE: The Proofpoint Email Security Blog was named “Best Corporate Security Blog” at SC Magazine’s annual awards in conjunction with the RSA Conference 2010.

DELOITTE: Proofpoint was named as the second fastest growing technology company in Silicon Valley. RED HERRING: Proofpoint was named as a winner of the Red Herring 100, honoring promising private companies that are leading the next wave of innovation.

FORRESTER: Forrester’s Emerging Technology Showcase Recognizes The Most Innovative Technologies.

DOW JONES: Proofpoint named as one of 10 companies most likely to succeed in enterprise market.

Proofpoint, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is based in Sunnyvale, California.

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  1. Proofpoint Acquires Sendmail for $23M in Cash (pevc.dowjones.com) [edit]
  2. Proofpoint, Inc. to Acquire Armorize Technologies, Inc. (freshnews.com) [edit]
  3. Citation Needed [add]
  4. Proofpoint Announces $9 Million in Series B Funding from Blue-Chip Venture Capital Firms (businesswire.com) [edit]
  5. EDGAR [edit]
  6. Proofpoint Closes $20 Million Financing Round (proofpoint.com) [edit]
  7. VentureBeat (venturebeat.com) [edit]
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