Inc. Magazine Names Untangle One of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies for the Third Year in a Row

Cybersecurity Leader Cements its Place in the Top 1000

SAN JOSE, Calif. – August 17, 2016Untangle® Inc., a security software and appliance company, has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in America for the third year in a row. Untangle placed at number 932.

“Being named to the Inc. 5000 three years in a row is a reflection of our focus on growing market share and delighting customers,” said Bob Walters, Untangle’s chief executive officer. “Our dedicated team and loyal following have enabled our continued, rapid growth.”

The Inc. 5000 list ranks independent, privately-owned American companies by overall revenue growth in a three-year period. The 2016 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2012 to 2015. Untangle met all criteria, including increasing its revenue by 424% over the period.

Untangle’s flagship product, NG Firewall, delivers a comprehensive solution for small-to-medium businesses, schools, governmental organizations and nonprofits that require enterprise-grade perimeter security with the flexibility of convergent Unified Threat Management (UTM). Untangle’s industry-leading approach to network traffic visibility and policy management gives its customers deep insight into what’s happening on their network via its database-driven reporting engine and 360° Dashboard.

About Untangle

Untangle is an innovator in cybersecurity for the below-enterprise market, safeguarding people’s digital lives at home, work and on-the-go. Untangle’s integrated suite of software and appliances provides enterprise-grade capabilities and consumer-oriented simplicity, bringing a new generation of smart security to homes and small-to-mid-sized businesses. Untangle’s award-winning network and endpoint security solutions are trusted by over 400,000 customers, protecting nearly 5 million people, their computers and networks around the world. Untangle is headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information, visit

About Inc. 5000

The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation’s most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The full list can be found at