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|Company size (employees)||100 to 499|
|Headquarters Region||North America|
In 3 bullets, summarize why this company is different from the competition and deserves recognition:
Fortanix was the first company to deliver enterprise applications of confidential computing built on Intel SGX and today is the leader in enabling real-world uses of this technology. The release of Ice Lake 3rd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable processors makes further, large-scale commercial applications of confidential computing possible.
Fortanix was founded to solve cloud security and privacy, and has pioneered a new type of security technology, Confidential Computing, to deliver on its vision. The company is excited to see real-life breakthrough projects that make this a reality, including working with Intel and Ledios to accelerate clinical trials, working with UC San Francisco’s Center for Digital Health Innovation to advance AI for healthcare, as well as working with Consilient to combat anti-money laundering.
Fortanix has the most customers in the Confidential Computing space including some of the most well recognized brands in the industry and also in the federal space including the CIA via their investment arm, In-Q-Tel
Fortanix is a data-first multi-cloud security company solving the challenges of cloud security and privacy. Data is the most precious digital asset of businesses, but this data is spread across clouds, SaaS, applications, storage systems and data centers. Security teams struggle to track, much less secure it. Fortanix empowers customers to secure all this data with a centralized solution. Its pioneering Confidential Computing technology means data remains protected at-rest, in-motion and in-use, keeping it secure from even the most sophisticated attacks.
Since being founded in 2016, Fortanix has made commendable growth through new partnerships and product launches. In 2019, Fortanix saw sales climb 285 percent over the previous record year. The company has doubled its workforce over the last year and has as it customers some of the best known brands in the world across a variety of verticals. Important partnerships and integrations with Intel, Microsoft, AWS, Google, VMware, Snowflake and SeviceNow set the stage for both innovation and go-to-market success.
Fortanix has expanded its product list to include its Data Security Manager and Data Security Manager SaaS Confidential Computing Manager, Enclave Development Platform and their newest addition Confidential AI. The company’s Confidential Computing technology has already demonstrated proven use cases, such as powering UC San Francisco’s groundbreaking privacy-preserving analytics platform, BeeKeeperAI.