Microsoft vs RSA

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Microsoft
Based on 787 reviews.
RSA
Based on 30 reviews.
Overview
Microsoft was founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen on April 4, 1975, to develop and sell BASIC interpreters for Altair 8800. It rose to dominate the personal computer operating system market with MS-DOS in the mid-1980s, followed by Microsoft Windows. The company's 1986 initial public offering, and subsequent rise in its share price, created three billionaires and an estimated 12,000 millionaires from Microsoft employees. Since the 1990s, it has increasingly diversified from the operating system market and has made a number of corporate acquisitions. In May 2011, Microsoft acquired Skype Technologies for $8.5 billion in its largest acquisition to date.RSA Security LLC, It also organizes the annual RSA Conference, an information security conference. Founded as an independent company in 1982, RSA Security, Inc. was acquired by EMC Corporation in 2006 for US$2.1 billion and operates as a division within EMC. RSA is based in Bedford, Massachusetts, with regional headquarters in Bracknell and Singapore, and numerous international offices. Ron Rivest, Adi Shamir and Leonard Adleman, who developed the RSA encryption algorithm in 1977, founded RSA Data Security in 1982.
Sample Customers
PhoneFactor: Insight Enterprises, South Wales Police, Gwent Police, and Dyfed-Powys, Integrit, Turkiye Finans, Winnebago Industries, Globosat Programadora Ltda
Microsoft Bhold Forefront Identity Manager [EOL]: Ministry of Health (MoH) in Saudi Arabia, Vocational Training Council, PKP S.A., Arysta LifeScience, Wiltshire Council, Sats Elixia, MANN+HUMMEL Group, ViveICA, Kotak Group, Sun International, Anel
Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security: Mars, Whole Foods, Land O'Lakes, Dow
Microsoft Forefront [EOL]: EUROVIA CS, a. s., King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Public Education Devel, Bank Alfalah Ltd., CLEAResult, St. Lucie County Public Schools, Wiltshire Council
Microsoft Windows Defender: Al-Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University, Auckland Transport, Erste Bank Group, Urban Software Institute, NJVC, Sheraton Hotels and Resorts
Microsoft IT GRC Process Management Pack: Wiltshire Council
Microsoft Azure Active Directory Premium: PresenceHealth, Walsh Construction
Hexadite: Nuance
RSA Authentication Manager: Tiera, Fred Loya, BRE Leasing, ADP, BlueFort Security, New Hanover County
RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle: NTT Com Asia, Virgin Blue, Bank of Uganda, EMEA Telecommunications Company, LAit (Lazio Innovazione Tecnologica), NyNet, OTP Bank, Red Bull Racing, Rupert House School, Signify, UK Local Authority, Bancolombia, Banco Popular de Puerto Rico (BPPR), TIVIT, Array Services, International Computerware, KPMG LLP, Moffitt Cancer Center
RSA Adaptive Authentication: ADP, Ameritas, Partners Healthcare
RSA Aveksa: Friends Life
RSA SecurID Access: Milliman, Geisinger Health System, Advanced Micro Devices
RSA Federated Identity Manager: French National Ministry of Education
RSA Archer: T-Systems, Bridge Point, Equifax, First Data, Global Imaging Company, Manulife Financial
RSA NetWitness Endpoint: ADP, Ameritas, Partners Healthcare
RSA Via: ESG
​RSA NetWitness SecOps Manager: Berkshire Bank
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