Acquired by CA Technologies on October 5, 2010
Funding Received
$42 Million in 3 Rounds from 7 Investors
Sunnyvale, CA
Arcot Systems offers authentication and digital signing solutions to protect and verify the digital identity of card holders and merchants.

Detailed Description


Arcot Systems, Inc. offers authentication and digital signing solutions to protect and verify digital identity. The company offers TransFort for Issuers that enables authentication for card holders and merchants; TransFort for Merchants, which enables authentication of cardholders that enroll in 3-D secure; RiskFort that blocks fraud in real-time; WebFort and ArcotID software-only authentication solutions; A-OK On-Demand that provides security for authentication process; and SignFort, which enables organizations to replace ‘print and sign’ methods with streamlined process for signing and approving documents. The company provides solutions for consumer portal protection, FFIEC compliance, identity management, Internet threat protection, SAFE biopharmaceutical compliance, and VPN authentication. It helps financial institutions, pharmaceutical companies, and e-shopping sites to prevent online fraud and identity theft.

The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California with a technology center in Bangalore, India.

Past Team (8)


Board Members and Advisors (2)


Investors (7)

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    Vedanta Capital

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    Granite Ventures

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    Accel Partners

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    ONSET Ventures

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    Goldman Sachs

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    INVESCO Private Capital

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    Adobe Ventures

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Offices/Locations (1)

  • HQ

    455 West Maude Avenue

    Sunnyvale, CA 94085


Images (1)

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