Postini is an Email and Web security company, founded in 1999 and originally based in San Carlos, California, United States. On 9 July 2007, Google announced that it had [...]
On 9 July 2007, Google announced that it had signed a definitive agreement to acquire Postini. Google spent $625 million in cash for the acquisition. Postini employees have vacated the San Carlos office and are now based in the Googleplex.
Its services are mostly used by companies who manage their own email servers and would like to filter email before it reaches the destination mail server. The spam filtering provided is similar to that in use by Gmail.
Postini, a wholly owned subsidiary of Google Inc., is the global leader in on-demand solutions that deliver on the promise of Communication Security and Compliance. With Postini, your company is protected against increasingly malicious internet-based attacks. Your compliance is ensured for government, industry, and internal mandates; and you can re-establish increased productivity for your users.
|- Courier software||- Intrusion detection|
|- Delivery Software||- Organizer|
|- Identification, Logical access control||- Security service provider|