Blue Coat

General Information

We are a leading provider of advanced web security solutions for global enterprises and governments. Our mission is to protect enterprises and their users from cyber threats – whether they are on the enterprise network, on the web, in the cloud or mobile. Our Secure Web Gateway is based on our web proxy, which acts as a gatekeeper between a user and the Internet, ensuring that the web traffic flowing into or out of an organization is inspected and controlled. We are situated in-line, or in the flow, with network traffic for real-time inspection with the ability to block and prevent threats as they are detected. This technology is critical to securing the modern enterprise in the era of cloud-based applications, ubiquitous high-speed Internet connections, and mobile device proliferation. According to IDC, we were the worldwide leader in the web security market in 2014.

Employees: 1924
Founded: 1996
Contact Information
Address 384 Santa Trinita Ave., Sunnyvale, CA 94085, US
Phone Number (408) 220-2200
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View Prospectus: Blue Coat
Financial Information
Market Cap
Revenues $313.8 mil (last 12 months)
Net Income $-289.1 mil (last 12 months)
IPO Profile
Symbol BLCT
Exchange NYSE
Shares (millions): 0.0
Price range $0.00 - $0.00
Est. $ Volume $100.0 mil
Manager / Joint Managers Morgan Stanley/ J.P. Morgan/ Credit Suisse/ Goldman, Sachs
CO-Managers Jefferies/ UBS Securities/ RBC Capital Markets/ Wells Fargo Securities/ Cowen and Company/ Pacific Crest Securities (a division of KeyBanc Capital Markets)/ Piper Jaffray/ William Blair
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