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Certicom  (Stock symbol: CERTF.PK ) Acquired by VeriSign (2009 $ 73,000,000 )

5520 Explorer Drive 4th Floor
Mississauga, ON L4W 5L1
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Jeffrey S Chisolm (Bank of Montreal);  Bernard Crotty (HSD Partners);  James Fleck (Fleck Management Services);  Bob Wiederhold (Transitive Technologies)
Former outside board: Lou Ryan (security consultant)

Business description: Certicom enables secure mobile computing by providing a complete line of information security products, technologies, and services for wireless applications, devices, components, and networks. Certicom is a leading provider of information security software and services, specializing in solutions for mobile e-business. The company's products and services are specifically designed to address the security challenges imposed by a wireless data environment. Industry leaders from healthcare, financial services, telecommunications, entertainment, and government agencies rely on Certicom for our wired and wireless security expertise. Certicom's customers integrate our technologies into their hardware and software products to deliver the trusted security required to make the mobile economy a reality.
Customers include: Aether SystemsAlcatelBEA SystemsCisco SystemsFederal Aviation AdministrationHandR BlockHifnHitachi, Ltd.MotorolaNCROraclePalmPitney BowesResearch In MotionSony Ericsson SybaseTexas InstrumentsUnisys Verizon;  Apriva ;  Catholic Healthcare West;  CommonTime;  ExpertCity;  L-3 Communications ;  Mobile Armor ;  National Security Agency;  nCipher ;  Neopost;  Psion Teklogix;  Realm Systems ;  Regal CineMedia;  Rim;  Sierra Wireless;  Sterling Commerce;  Synchrologic;  Varaha ;  XM Satellite Radio;  Zeetoo
Partners include: Aether SystemsAvantGoBEA SystemsiPassLucent TechnologiesMotorolaOmniSkyQualcommSONYUnisysUnwired PlanetValicertVeriSign;  Alogent;  Beep Science;  Bluefire Security

Ownership: Acquired by VeriSign (2009 $ 73,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: CERTF.PK
VCs include: Sand Hill Capital

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Record updated: Apr 2006
Sector: Communications
Headcount: 101-150 as of Aug 2002
Ownership: Acquired by VeriSign (2009 $ 73,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: CERTF.PK