Darktrace is an artificial intelligence company for cyber security. Created by mathematicians, the Enterprise Immune System uses machine learning and AI algorithms to detect and respond to cyber-threats across diverse digital environments, including cloud and virtualized networks, IoT and industrial control systems. The technology is self-learning and requires no set-up, identifying threats in real time and updating its understanding as the environment changes.
By applying its unique machine learning, Darktrace has identified 63,500 previously unknown threats in over 5,000 networks, including zero-days, insider threats, and subtle, stealthy attacks. With 620 employees in 32 offices and dual headquarters in San Francisco and Cambridge UK, Darktrace was named 'Most Innovative Security Company of the Year 2017,' 'Bloomberg Innovator,' and 'GSN Homeland Security' award winner. The company's valuation is $825 million and its investors include Invoke Capital, Talis Capital, Hoxton Ventures, Summit Partners, KKR, Softbank, TenEleven, Samsung Ventures, and Insight Venture Partners.
Founders : Dave Palmer, Emily Orton, Jack Stockdale, Poppy Gustafsson