Proofpoint is a pioneering security-as-a-service vendor that enables large and mid-sized organizations worldwide to defend, protect, archive and govern their most sensitive data. Our security-as-a-service platform is comprised of an integrated suite of on-demand data protection solutions, including threat protection, regulatory compliance, archiving and governance, and secure communication. Our solutions are built on a flexible, cloud-based platform and leverage a number of proprietary technologies, including big data analytics, machine learning, deep content inspection, secure storage and advanced encryption, to address today's rapidly changing threat landscape.
We market and sell our solutions worldwide both directly through our sales teams and indirectly through a hybrid model where our sales organization actively assists our network of distributors and resellers. We also distribute our solutions through strategic partners including International Business Machines Corp. (IBM), Microsoft Corporation and VMware, Inc.
We have approximately 2,400 customers of all sizes across a wide variety of industries, including many of the Fortune 100. Our largest customers use our platform to protect millions of users and handle tens of millions of messages per day. We have a highly diversified customer base. We target large and mid-sized organizations across all major verticals including financial services, retail, manufacturing, aerospace and defense, healthcare, education and government. We have also had success penetrating the market leaders (as measured by revenue) in a number of significant verticals including many of the largest U.S. retailers, U.S. aerospace & defense contractors, U.S. banks, and global pharmaceutical companies.
See the Customers Section of our website for a variety of case studies and videos about how Proofpoint customers use our threat management, compliance, archiving, governance and secure communication solutions.
Proofpoint commenced its initial public offering on April 19, 2012. Credit Suisse and Deutsche bank acted as joint book running managers for the offering. RBC Capital Markets, Pacific Crest Securities and First Analysis Securities acted as co-managers for the offering.
Proofpoint's common shares are listed on The NASDAQ Global Select Market under the trading symbol "PFPT."
Proofpoint was founded in 2002.
Our corporate headquarters are located at: 892 Ross Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94089
No. Proofpoint does not sell shares directly to the public and does not offer a DRIP.
Our fiscal year ends December 31st.
Our independent registered public accounting firm is PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
Proofpoint's common stock can be purchased on the open market through any registered broker.
Proofpoint has never declared or paid dividends on our common stock.
Our transfer agent is:
250 Royall Street
Canton, MA 02021
Phone: 781 575 2000
When a date for the quarterly results release has been established, it will be announced in a press release and will be listed under the Press Release section on the investor relations portion of our website.
Quarterly earnings webcast information will be included in the Events and Presentations section within the investor relations portion of our website, and will also be available in each quarterly earnings date announcement.
To contact Proofpoint Investor Relations, visit the Contact Us section within the investor relations portion of our website.
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