www.tripwire.com

Tripwire, Inc.

Portland, OR

Tripwire provides automated compliance and security management solutions to enterprises and governments worldwide.  The company’s solutions enable customers to secure highly sensitive data within their IT environments by detecting malicious changes made to hardware and software systems housing the data and remediating the change to ensure IT compliance is maintained. Thousands of customers in 85 countries, including  US government agencies and many of the world’s largest companies, rely on Tripwire daily. Thoma Bravo acquired Tripwire in 2011; subsequently, Tripwire’s revenues increased 70%, profitability improved by 400%, the  company’s market share increased, and it solidified its global leadership position in cybersecurity. In 2015, Tripwire was sold to Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC) for $710 million in cash. Jim Johnson, Tripwire president and CEO, noted: “Tripwire has been able to strengthen and expand our product portfolio with Thoma Bravo’s assistance, leading to more value for our customers and positioning the company for the next stage of growth with Belden. We are very appreciative of Thoma Bravo’s insight over the last several years.”