Cibecs

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Cibecs
Private
Industry Computer software, Computer security, Data security, Backup
Founded 2004[1]
Headquarters Johannesburg, Gauteng
Key people

Richard Dewing, CEO Ilze Dewing, COO

Neal Dewing, CTO
Number of employees
>50
Website www.cibecs.com

Cibecs, founded in 2004, is a company located in Johannesburg, South Africa. Cibecs develops enterprise endpoint data backup, protection and security software.[2] The company was co-founded by Richard Dewing, Neal Dewing and Ilze Dewing.

In early 2016 Cibecs released Cibecs Version 8.0, their latest data backup and recovery software for laptops and desktops. In 2016 Cibecs extended its offering in South Africa with a cloud based endpoint data backup and protection solution called Cibecs Cloud.

Products[edit]

Cibecs Enterprise[edit]

Cibecs Enterprise is an endpoint data backup, protection and security software solution that allows for the automatic backup of data stored on laptops and desktops. Cibecs does not function as a server backup product.

A complete list of Cibecs features include:

  • Backup and recovery
  • Local data encryption
  • Data Loss Prevention
  • Remote data wipe
  • Remote encryption key revoke
  • Device refresh and migration
  • Corporate Governance Compliance
  • Geo-locate

Cibecs Cloud[edit]

Cibecs Cloud is a cloud based endpoint data backup and protection solution. Cibecs Cloud makes use of the Microsoft Azure platform and is securely hosted by SEACOM in South Africa.

A complete list of Cibecs Cloud features include:

  • Backup and recovery
  • Local data encryption
  • Data Loss Prevention
  • Remote data wipe
  • Remote encryption key revoke
  • Corporate Governance Compliance
  • Geo-locate

Global Footprint[edit]

South Africa

USA

Australia

China

Singapore

Malaysia

Europe

South America

Investment & Partnerships[edit]

In December 2008 Hasso Plattner Ventures Africa, personal investment vehicle of Prof. Dr. Hasso Plattner, co-founder of SAP,[3] acquired a stake in Cibecs.[4]

In 2009 Cibecs partnered with JSE Limited listed managed services enterprise Gijima in a deal worth in excess of $30 Million.[5]

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