New Rankings of Inc 500/5000 Show DigiCert Strengthening in Security Sector.
LINDON, UT (August 30, 2011) — On July 14–15, DigiCert, Inc., a leading provider of SSL certificates, today announced it has been recognized by Inc. magazine’s annual Inc 500|5000 ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. DigiCert ranks no. 639 on the list with a 3-year sales growth of 503 percent.
“We are pleased that DigiCert is receiving national recognition from the Inc. 500|5000 list,” said Ken Bretschneider, DigiCert CEO. “Ranking 639 out of 5000 of America’s fastest-growing private companies is a tremendous achievement that we attribute to our straight-forward mission of customer dedication.”
DigiCert is the fastest-growing issuer of high-assurance SSL certificates and provides authentication and encryption services to over 40,000 clients around the world, including many government, education, financial, and commercial organizations. DigiCert’s growing customer base includes world-recognized organizations such as Yahoo, AT&T, Harvard University, IBM, and Sony.
DigiCert SSL certificates verify the authenticity of organizations to online users and create secure encrypted Internet connections with them. Managed PKI services are also available to benefit enterprise organizations requiring unique tools to manage hundreds or thousands of certificates across an enterprise environment.
Company rankings on the Inc. 500|5000 list are determined by percentage growth of annual revenue over a three-year period. Joining the ranks of American business icons, such as Microsoft, Oracle, and Zappos, who have also made the list in the past, is an honor for DigiCert. For more information about DigiCert’s recognition, please visit the DigiCert profile page on the Inc. 500|5000 website.
About DigiCert, Inc.
DigiCert, Inc. is a WebTrust Certified Certificate Authority and a leading provider of enterprise authentication services and high-assurance digital certificates. Headquartered in Lindon, Utah, and trusted by government, education, and Fortune 500® organizations around the world, DigiCert is a member of the CA/Browser Forum, Anti-Phishing Working Group, the Online Trust Alliance, and the W3C Consortium. For the latest news and updates on DigiCert, see www.digicert.com or reference DigiCert on Facebook® and Twitter®.