Digital security specialist Gemalto has announced the final closing of the acquisition of SafeNet, a provider of data and software protection, after approval by the relevant regulatory and antitrust authorities.
SafeNet will be integrated with the Gemalto Payment & Identity segment and its contribution mainly consists of platforms and services activities.
”The acquisition of SafeNet enables us to further accelerate the deployment of strong security solutions in the Enterprise and Cloud security sectors. It makes our joint portfolio of technologies and sales reach unrivaled in the digital security market”, said Olivier Piou, Gemalto CEO. “I warmly welcome the new teams joining Gemalto and we look forward to working closely together.”