Twistlock Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2015

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 120


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $378M

Twistlock General Information


Developer of a comprehensive cloud native security platform intended to offer cybersecurity for cloud-native applications and workloads. The company's platform uses Docker, Kubernetes and other cloud-native tools to offer precise, full-lifecycle vulnerability management and application-tailored runtime defense, enabling organizations to consistently enforce security policies, monitor and audit activity as well as identify and isolate threats.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Network Management Software
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Primary Office
  • 411 North West Park Avenue
  • Suite 500
  • Portland, OR 97209
  • United States

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Twistlock Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Merger/Acquisition 09-Jul-2019 $378M 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series C) 15-Aug-2018 0000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 25-Apr-2017 0000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 06-Jul-2016 $10M $12.5M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 05-May-2015 $2.5M $2.5M Completed Startup
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Twistlock Comparisons

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Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Twistlock Competitors (88)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Polyverse Venture Capital-Backed Redmond, WA 00 000.00 00000000000 000.00
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0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Los Altos, CA 000 00000 000000000000 00000
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Twistlock Patents

Twistlock Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20220222351-A1 System and method for selection and discovery of vulnerable software packages Pending 11-Jan-2021 0000000000 00
US-20220038423-A1 System and method for application traffic and runtime behavior learning and enforcement Pending 28-Jul-2020 00000000000 00
US-20220029988-A1 System and method for zero trust network security Pending 27-Jul-2020 00000000000 0
US-20220019452-A1 Efficient virtual machine scanning Active 16-Jul-2020 00000000000 0
US-11762678-B2 Efficient virtual machine scanning Active 16-Jul-2020 G06F9/45558 00
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Twistlock 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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Twistlock Former Investors (8)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
DHG Communications Network Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Dell Technologies Capital Corporate Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
ICONIQ Growth Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Lauder Partners Family Office Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Polaris Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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