Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Jewish Business News

Business

Microsoft Bays Israeli cyber security startup, Secure Islands, for $150 million

This is Fifth acquisition for Microsoft this year in Israel

 Satya Nadella,   chief executive officer at Microsoft / Getty

Microsoft is buying Israeli cyber security company Secure Islands for $100-150 million, report Calcalist website.

The acquisition will be Microsoft’s fifth Israeli acquisition within 12 months. See all acquisitions reports down below.

Secure Islands was founded in 2006 by brothers Aki and Yuval Eldar.

Secure Islands has collected a series of industry awards this year, including a winner of annual SINET 16 competition. Secure Islands was selected from a pool of more than 130 applicants from around the world, solution providers with cutting-edge technologies to address cyber security threats and vulnerabilities.

Secure Islands has been named a Clear Choice Vendor by Network World, a winner of the prestigious Red Herring Top 100 Americas award, and Bronze Winner in “Tomorrow’s Technology Today” category of Info Security Product Guide’s 2015 Global Excellence Awards.

READ MORE: Microsoft

Assaf Rappaport,   CEO Adallom

Microsoft has reportedly acquired an Israeli data security startup,  Adallom, for a price believed to be in the region of $320 million. Adallom was founded in 2012 by CEO Assaf Rappaport, Ami Luttwak and Roy Reznik,  More…

 

SHLOMO BOIM.png 2

Microsoft just bought IT company FieldOne, which was founded and led by Satmar Hasid,  Shlomo Boim, for $39 million. Satmar is a Hasidic sect fiercely opposed to Zionism. The New York based company is a Global More…

 

N-trig

Microsoft Corporation (Nasdaq: MSFT) is buying Israeli digital pen company N-trig. The company has developed a chip for a digital pen and computer screen interface. No financial details about the acquisition have More…

 

microsoft_acquires

Microsoft plans to integrate the Israeli company’s product in its Office 365 package. Three months after a report by “The Wall Street Journal” and two months after acquiring Israeli company More…

 

Idan Plotnik

Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) has confirmed that it is buying Israeli cyber security start-up Aorato Ltd.. Financial details were not disclosed, but two people familiar with the matter told the “Wall Street More…

 

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Newsletter

Advertisement

You May Also Like

World News

In the 15th Nov 2015 edition of Israel’s good news, the highlights include:   ·         A new Israeli treatment brings hope to relapsed leukemia...

empty

The contract signed between the Israeli government and Pfizer shows clearly and unequivocally that this is a clinical study on humans - The agreement...

Travel

After two decades without a rating system in Israel, at the end of 2012 an international tender for hotel rating was published.  Invited to place bids...

Business

Now Platika joins and elite club of $10 billion plus Israeli firms.

Advertisement
cialis cialis satış