Optenet

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Optenet, Inc.
Industry computer security
Founded 1997
Headquarters Madrid, San Sebastian Spain and Miami, Florida, U.S.
Key people
Francisco Martín, CEO
Omar Aguirre, CCO
Services content security, web security, email security, malware protection, Security-as-a-Service (SaaS)
Number of employees
150+
Website www.optenet.com

Optenet is a global security company that provides customers with a multi-tenant Secure Web Gateway and an e-mail infrastructure solution primarily for carriers, managed security service providers (MSSPs) and large enterprises.[1]


History[edit]

Optenet is a private company that was a spin-off from the University of Navarra's Engineering Faculty and San Sebastian's Research Centre in San Sebastian, Spain. It provides customers with a multi-tenant secure web gateway and an e-mail infrastructure solution primarily for carriers, managed security service providers (MSSPs) and large enterprises that want to create service offerings for their own clients.[2] Its product Optenet WebSecureTM was recently awarded with five stars in SC Magazine’s Web Content Management Group Test,[3] defining it as a 'Solid' Web Security solution.

Cool Vendor[edit]

Optenet has been named a "Cool Vendor" by Gartner for its innovative Multi-tenant technology in 2011, in Gartner's report, "Cool Vendors in Communications Service Provider Infrastructure 2011," authored by Akshay Sharma and Deborah Kish.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gartner, Inc. Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateway, 2011, Lawrence Orans, Peter Firstbrook, 25 May 2011, page 22
  2. ^ Gartner, Inc. Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateway, 2011, Lawrence Orans, Peter Firstbrook, 25 May 2011, page 22
  3. ^ "SC Magazine’s Web Content Management Group Test, 2011" (January 3, 2011)
  4. ^ Gartner, Inc. Cool Vendors in Communications Service Provider Infrastructure, 2011, Akshay K. Sharma, Deborah Kish, 20 Abril, 2011., page 6

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