What does your company/organization do?
CYREN is a leading provider of cloud-based security solutions that deliver powerful protection through global data intelligence. Regardless of the device or its location, CYREN’s easily deployed Web, e-mail, and anti-malware products deliver uncompromising protection in both embedded and security-as-a-service deployments. Organizations rely on CYREN’s cloud-based threat detection and proactive security analytics to provide up-to-date spam classifications, URL categorization and malware detection services.
When was it established?
What is the origin of your company/organization name?
CYREN was formerly named Commtouch. The company changed its name in January 2014 while continuing its successful strategy of shifting from a component technology company to a cloud-based security solution provider for customers and partners.
Who owns your company/organization?
We are traded on the NASDAQ and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange under the trading symbol “CYRN.”
What is the main business focus of your Fairfax County office?
The Tysons Corner office serves as the U.S. headquarters for CYREN, including executive management, finance, marketing and sales.
Who are your primary customers?
The CYREN GlobalView cloud security platform protects more than 550 million users in 190 countries. CYREN’s solutions are deployed by small and medium-sized businesses, as well as the world’s largest enterprises, service providers, the IT security channel community and security software vendors.
What sets you apart from your competitors?
With more than 550 million end points, we have the largest collection of endpoints providing us with real-time data. We offer more thorough detection and analytics capabilities. Our proprietary Recurrent Pattern Detection technology allows us to translate our massive data set into real-time security intelligence. We also deliver our services via a global cloud infrastructure that scales to meet customer requirements.
What are the advantages of a Fairfax County location for your business/organization?
With CYREN’s U.S. headquarters located in Fairfax County the company has daily exposure to the significant talent the area brings within the IT sector. It’s the area’s sizable pool of well trained and experienced professionals that helped solidify Fairfax County as CYREN’s location of choice.
What direction do you see your company/organization heading in the next five years?
We aim for CYREN to stand at the forefront of the security-as-a-service market, providing the world’s service providers, security vendors, IT companies and channel community with convenient yet powerful cloud-based solutions that protect users on any device, anywhere.
Where is your company/organization located (address, phone number, Web site)?
7925 Jones Branch Drive, Suite 5200
Tysons Corner, Va. 22102