SafeNet Germany GmbH
SafeNet Company OverviewInformation Security Leadership
SafeNet is a global leader in information security, protecting data at rest, data in motion, data in use, software and license management with the broadest range of security solutions in the world. The Company protects critical business data, communications, financial transactions, and digital identities through a full spectrum of encryption technologies. In 2007, SafeNet was acquired by Vector Capital, a private equity firm specializing in the technology sector. Vector Capital acquired Aladdin in March of 2009.
Industry Leading Customers
SafeNet is the third largest information security company in the world, which brings to market integrated solutions required to solve customers’ increasing security challenges. The organization serves more than 25,000 corporate and government customers in 100 countries. Customers include Apple, Bank of America, Dartmouth College, Ericsson, Fujitsu, Kaiser Permanente, Raytheon, Siemens, Starbucks, U.S. Internal Revenue Service, S.W.I.F.T., Social Security Administration, Departments of Defense and Homeland Security, utilize SafeNet’s security solutions.
Comprised of 25 locations globally, SafeNet maintains 1,550 employees—including over 550 security engineers, the largest grouping of any company. As a result of this expertise, SafeNet holds approximately 100 distinct patents.
SafeNet is a member of technological world standard organizations, including the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP), and the Open Mobile Alliance (OMA)SafeNet is currently involved with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 2008 to update future technological principals.
In April of 2007, SafeNet became a private company owned by Vector Capital. During the years 2002-2007, SafeNet increased its revenue by 838%. SafeNet and its predecessors have a combined history of more than 50 years of security expertise in more than 100 countries around the globe.