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Acquired byMicrosoft
Price$70M
Date5/2006

General Information

CategorySoftware
Phone201-947-9177
Employees
Founded1998

Offices

Headquarters
400 Kelby Street
One Parker Plaza, 15th Floor
Fort Lee, NJ, 07024
USA

Funding

TOTAL $6.5M
FUNDING TOTAL $6.5M
Series C, 6/2005
BRM Capital
TowerBrook Capital Partners
Goldman Sachs
$6.5M
DEBT
Debt, 1/2004
Viola Credit
$5M
Debt, 1/2006
Viola Credit
$3.5M

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Whale Communications

As of July 26, 2006, Whale Communications Ltd. was acquired by Microsoft Corporation. Whale Communications Ltd. provides business-driven secure access products. It provides secure access products, including secure sockets layer virtual private networks, and Web application firewalls, as well as application security, and endpoint security offerings. Whale’s solutions provide remote access, content inspection, and granular access control. It enables businesses to protect corporate applications and data when accessed remotely by mobile workers, partners, and customers. Whale’s Intelligent Application Gateway products enable various employees, business partners, and customer users to securely and easily access their critical business applications and resources. The Intelligent Application Gateway Express Edition provides secure remote access through the browser to widely used enterprise applications for a small number of users. It offers organizations out-of-the-box functionality and straightforward integration with existing enterprise directories, authentication schema, and Web Single Sign On. Whale’s flagship Intelligent Application Gateway Enterprise Edition, is an application access and security appliance, designed to support an unlimited number of users in various configurations with independent policy sets. It offers professional services and training. The company serves Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies, as well as government and public sector organizations. Whale Communications Ltd. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Fort Lee, New Jersey, with additional offices in Germany, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and Israel, and representation in France.

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  1. Microsoft to Acquire Whale Communications, a Leading Provider of SSL VPN and Application Security Technologies (microsoft.com) [edit]
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  3. Whale Communications Appoints New CEO and Raises Additional Funding (brm.com) [edit]
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