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Centrify Named to JMP Securities Fast 50 List of Hottest Privately Held Security and Networking Companies

March 09, 2015

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Centrify Corporation, the leader in unified identity management across cloud, mobile and data center, today announced it has been named to the JMP Securities Fast 50 list of hottest privately held security and networking companies. This first annual Fast 50 report highlights the leading private companies in the industry, as identified by the Internet security and communications infrastructure team at JMP Securities, a full-service San Francisco-based investment bank.

“We’re honored that Centrify has been recognized by JMP for delivering identity management solutions that address significant security challenges across all customer IT environments,” said Tom Kemp, CEO of Centrify. “The corporate security perimeter has expanded beyond the data center to now include cloud and mobile environments, presenting new challenges for both IT and employees. Many of the world’s largest organizations and government agencies trust Centrify to successfully increase user productivity, address security and compliance challenges and increase operational efficiencies, regardless of how or where employees are accessing the work environment.”

Centrify offers two product lines, the Centrify Server Suite and Centrify Identity Service.  Centrify Server Suite secures the industry’s broadest range of mission-critical servers from identity-related insider risks and outsider attacks, making security and regulatory compliance repeatable and sustainable.  The solution leverages existing Active Directory infrastructure to centrally manage authentication, access controls, privileged identities, policy enforcement and compliance for on-premises and cloud resources.  Centrify Identity Service provides a cloud-based login to corporate resources, including mobile devices, Macs, and cloud apps such as Office 365, Salesforce.com and WebEx. A secure Web portal provides one-click app access, as well as self-service account management, so IT can embrace “bring your own” initiatives while maintaining security policy.

Centrify recently reported record sales, with every quarter in 2014 seeing accelerated revenue growth over the previous year, including multiple quarters of 40 percent year-over-year growth.  The company also reported a customer retention rate of 97 percent, among the highest in the sector, while expanding beyond 5,000 customers worldwide and growing its employee base 30 percent.  The company now has a workforce totaling more than 400 personnel across the globe.

About Centrify

Centrify provides unified identity management across cloud, mobile and data center environments that delivers single sign-on (SSO) for users and a simplified identity infrastructure for IT.  Centrify’s unified identity management software and cloud-based Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) solutions leverage an organization’s existing identity infrastructure to enable single sign-on, multi-factor authentication, privileged identity management, auditing for compliance and enterprise mobility management.  Centrify customers can typically reduce their total cost of identity management and compliance by more than 50 percent, while improving business agility and overall security.  Centrify is used by more than 5,000 customers worldwide, including nearly half of the Fortune 50 and more than 60 Federal agencies.  Visit www.centrify.com for more information.

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