Utimaco is happy to announce that it has received United States regulatory clearance to complete the acquisition of Atalla, a division of Micro Focus. The transaction is scheduled to close November 5, 2018.
Originally announced in May 2018, the acquisition will integrate Atalla’s payment Hardware Security Module (HSM) and Enterprise Secure Key Manager (ESKM) business into Utimaco’s portfolio of HSM-related products.
As one of the worldwide market leaders in the general purpose HSM business, Utimaco is fully committed to investing into HSM-enabled innovation in payments.
CAMPBELL, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Utimaco, the second largest global provider of Hardware Security Modules (HSMs) today announced it has received United States regulatory approval to complete its acquisition of the Atalla Hardware Security Module (HSM) and Enterprise Secure Key Manager (ESKM) business lines of Micro Focus. The transaction is due to close on November 5, 2018.
“This is a significant milestone, and we look forward to bringing the Atalla team under the information security umbrella of Utimaco. After several changes of ownership, we are happy to offer Atalla a long-term home in our HSM and information security business,” said Utimaco CEO, Malte Pollmann.
Utimaco is a worldwide supplier of professional information security solutions and is based in Aachen, Germany with offices worldwide. Since 1983, Utimaco has been developing hardware-based, high-security appliances (Hardware Security Modules) and compliance solutions for telecommunication provider regulations (lawful interception and data retention). Today, Utimaco is a world-market leader in both segments. Customers and partners of Utimaco in all parts of the world trust the company’s long-term, proven reliability and investment protection, as well as its many certified IT security standards. Utimaco stands for recognized product quality, user-friendly software, excellent support and trusted high security. For further information, please visit www.utimaco.com.
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