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Security startups hope to build venture-funded castles in the Innovation Sandbox

Discussion in 'CSO' started by RSS, Mar 2, 2016.

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    The Innovation Sandbox contest during the RSA Conference has produced a number of interesting ideas and products over the years. It's the first major break for many of the startups attempting to make it in InfoSec, allowing them to showoff their products to investors and potential customers.

    The Innovation Sandbox is also big deal for the startups selected as finalists, as it usually translates into solid chance at success. Imperva won in 2006, and then went on to raise $90 million during their IPO in 2011. Sourcefire, acquired by Cisco in 2013 for $2.7 billion, won in 2005. Invincea took to the winners circle in 2011, and Appthority followed them a year later.

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