SafeNet Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1983

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 1,500


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 7

  • Investments
  • 8

SafeNet General Information


Provider of hardware and software security software for the technology sector. The company's encryption technologies services provide information security, protecting data at rest, data in motion, data in use and software and license management, thereby helping clients protect critical business data, communications, financial transactions, and digital identities.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Information Resources Engineering, Information Resource Engineering Inc
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Network Management Software
Other Industries
Application Software
Corporate Office
  • 4690 Millennium Drive
  • Belcamp, MD 21017
  • United States

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SafeNet Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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SafeNet Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Network Management Software
Belcamp, MD
1,500 As of 2015
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San Francisco, CA
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San Jose, CA
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SafeNet Competitors (56)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Authy Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 00 00.00 000000&0 00.00
McAfee Private Equity-Backed San Jose, CA 0000 000.00 000000000 00 000.00
SailPoint Technologies Private Equity-Backed Austin, TX 0000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Okta Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
Barracuda Networks Private Equity-Backed Campbell, CA 0000 00.000 000000000 00.000
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SafeNet Patents

SafeNet Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
AU-1060999-A Cryptographic co-processor Inactive 16-Sep-1997 00000000000
US-5436607-A Open (non-enclosed) magnets for magnetic resonance imaging Inactive 05-Aug-1992 00000000000 00

SafeNet Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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SafeNet Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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SafeNet Investments & Acquisitions (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Cryptocard 12-Mar-2012 0000000000 Network Management Software 000000000
Assured Decisions 23-Dec-2009 0000000000 Government 000000000
Aladdin Knowledge Systems 24-Mar-2009 0000000000 00000 Application Software
Beep Science 29-May-2008 0000000000 Business/Productivity Software 0000000 0
Ingrian Networks 03-Apr-2008 Buyout/LBO Systems and Information Management 000000000
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SafeNet Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
MediaSentry Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) New York, NY 2001
Rainbow Technologies Security Services (B2B) Irvine, CA 0000
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SafeNet Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
MediaSentry 13-Jun-2005 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
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SafeNet FAQs

  • When was SafeNet founded?

    SafeNet was founded in 1983.

  • Where is SafeNet headquartered?

    SafeNet is headquartered in Belcamp, MD.

  • What is the size of SafeNet?

    SafeNet has 1,500 total employees.

  • What industry is SafeNet in?

    SafeNet’s primary industry is Network Management Software.

  • Is SafeNet a private or public company?

    SafeNet is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of SafeNet?

    The current valuation of SafeNet is 00000.

  • What is SafeNet’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for SafeNet is 00000.

  • How much funding has SafeNet raised over time?

    SafeNet has raised $190M.

  • Who are SafeNet’s investors?

    HarbourVest Partners, Savano Capital Partners, Valhalla Partners, and Vector Capital (California) have invested in SafeNet.

  • Who are SafeNet’s competitors?

    Authy, McAfee, SailPoint Technologies, Okta, and Barracuda Networks are some of the 56 competitors of SafeNet.

  • When was SafeNet acquired?

    SafeNet was acquired on 08-Jan-2015.

  • Who acquired SafeNet?

    SafeNet was acquired by Gemalto.

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