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January 14, 2015

LinkedIn Selects Proofpoint's Nexgate for Certified Compliance Partner

Proofpoint, Inc. today announced that LinkedIn has selected Proofpoint’s Nexgate social media security and compliance solutions for inclusion in the LinkedIn Certified Compliance Partner Program.

December 10, 2014

Fortune 100 Social Media Accounts are Compromised Every Business Day, Proofpoint Research Reveals

Proofpoint, Inc. today released the first social media security study that exposes the severe and different types of security threats plaguing Fortune 100 social media accounts.

November 25, 2014

Proofpoint Receives 2014 Redmond Reader's Choice Award

Proofpoint, Inc. announced Proofpoint Enterprise Governance is a gold winner in the Redmond Third-Party Reader’s Choice Awards. The 2014 awards are presented to vendors in more than 70 different product categories.

November 19, 2014

A 2014 Magic Quadrant for Leader for Enterprise Information Archiving

Proofpoint, Inc. today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the leaders quadrant of the 2014 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving. The report provides a detailed overview of the enterprise information archiving market and evaluates vendors based on completeness of vision and ability to execute.

November 13, 2014

Proofpoint Ranked Number 410 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2014 Technology Fast 500™

Proofpoint, Inc. today announced it ranked 410 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America.

November 12, 2014

First Global Social Media Security Council Launches, Establishes Best Practices

Proofpoint, Inc. and Social@Ogilvy, a worldwide practice connecting social media experts, today launched the first Social Media Security Council (SMSC) to help organizations better protect their corporate social infrastructure. With a membership that includes Yahoo, Morgan Stanley and other global organizations, SMSC is an authoritative source equipped with defensible best practices that enables marketing, security and compliance professionals to leverage, more safely, social media communication.

November 12, 2014

Industry-First Social Media Research Benchmarks Security Challenges

Proofpoint, Inc. today released the industry’s first comprehensive report on the state of social media infrastructure in the enterprise. Available now, part one of the three-part series concludes that Fortune 100 companies have expanded their social media infrastructure by eighty percent in the last three years, resulting in tens 

October 23, 2014

Proofpoint Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Nexgate, Enters Social Media Security and Compliance Market

Proofpoint, Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Nexgate, a pioneer in security and compliance solutions for social media communication channels, for approximately $35.0 million in cash. 

October 23, 2014

Proofpoint Announces Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

  • Record total revenue of $50.3 million, up 46% year-over-year
  • Record billings of $62.1 million, up 50% year-over-year
  • Generated positive adjusted EBITDA for the second consecutive quarter
October 07, 2014

Proofpoint to Report Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

Proofpoint, Inc. today announced it will issue a press release reporting financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014 after the close of the market on October 23, 2014.