Birdstep Technology is a public company, founded in 1996 and is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange since 2002, under the ticker BIRD. The company has 66 employees and is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with competence centers in Sweden, Finland, UK and the United States. Birdstep Technology is a global provider of Smart Mobile Data and Secure Mobility for operators, enterprises and governmental organizations.
Birdstep was founded in Oslo, Norway as a developer of embedded database systems. They expanded into Mobile IP and then into connection management. The company grew though acquisition and is now a combination of the original Birdstep Technology, Alice Systems, Aramova Inc. and SafeMove. In 2009 the company spun off the original database business and focused on connection management solutions. In 2015 the company completed the sale of the SafeMove Mobile VPN product line to Bittium Oy who continue to market the product as Bittium SafeMove (http://www.bittium.com/products__services/safemove_solutions). Birdstep continues to focus on HetNet optimisation solutions.