Google vs Proofpoint

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Google
Based on 171 reviews.
Proofpoint
Based on 11 reviews.
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Overview
Google is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products. These include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, and software. an online advertising service that places advertising near the list of search results. Google was founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were Ph.D. students at Stanford University. Together they own about 14 percent of its shares but control 56 percent of the stockholder voting power through supervoting stock. They incorporated Google as a privately held company on September 4, 1998. An initial public offering followed on August 19, 2004. Its mission statement from the outset was "to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful,"Proofpoint, Inc. is based in Sunnyvale, California and provides SaaS and on-premises solutions for inbound email security, outbound data loss prevention, privacy protection, email encryption, electronic discovery and email archiving. Proofpoint delivers an integrated suite of on-demand data protection solutions spanning threat management, regulatory compliance, data governance and secure communicationsall of which are based on a common security-as-a-service platform.
Sample Customers
Google Vault: Broadcom, Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital, Globeflight, Maven Wave, McClatchy, NII Holdings, Safetec, Sheboygan County
Google Classroom: Brooklyn Prospect Charter School, Carmel Catholic High School, Carroll School, Dynamic Learning Project, Jackson Preparatory School
Proofpoint Enterprise Archive: Howden Turbowerke, Wiregrass Georgia Technical College, U.S. Physical Therapy, Envoy Mortgage / Mountain Regional, EmpRes Healthcare Management LLC, EMC National Life Company, J.R. Simplot Company
Wombat Security Education Platform: Carnegie Mellon University, Royal Bank of Scotland, City of Garland, Texas
Proofpoint Meta: payoneer, allot, via, sapiens, double verify, myheritage, snowball studios, dynamic yield
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Top Industries
Computer Software Company
31%
Comms Service Provider
20%
Media Company
10%
Financial Services Firm
5%
Computer Software Company
32%
Comms Service Provider
18%
Financial Services Firm
5%
Government
5%
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