Pkware, a Milwaukee, MI-based global leader in automated data security, acquired Dataguise, a company with innovative technology for businesses to discover and protect personal data stored across diverse IT systems and environments.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
The acquisition will expand Pkware’s global presence as it continues the operations of Dataguise’s existing offices in the United States, India, Europe, and Canada. Combining Dataguise’s ability to discover and protect data with Pkware’s automated remediation capabilities provides enterprises with a comprehensive solution to data security and privacy management. Combined, the two companies protect sensitive data for more than 1,000 customers around the world.
Led by Manmeet Singh, co-founder and CEO, Dataguise provides brands in industries such as financial services, healthcare, retail and government, with a solution to discover sensitive information across endpoints, servers, SaaS solutions and public, private or hybrid cloud environments.
Led by Spencer Kupferman, CEO, Pkware is a provider of comprehensive data security solutions incorporating data discovery, classification and protection in automated, policy-driven workflows for enterprises worldwide. The company is backed by Thompson Street Capital Partners.