Utimaco is happy to announce that it has received United States
regulatory clearance to complete the acquisition of Atalla, a division
of Micro Focus. The transaction is scheduled to close November 5, 2018.
Originally announced in May 2018, the acquisition will integrate
Atalla’s payment Hardware Security Module (HSM) and Enterprise Secure
Key Manager (ESKM) business into Utimaco’s portfolio of HSM-related
As one of the worldwide market leaders in the general purpose HSM
business, Utimaco is fully committed to investing into HSM-enabled
innovation in payments.
CAMPBELL, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Atalla—Utimaco,
the second largest global provider of Hardware Security Modules (HSMs)
today announced it has received United States regulatory approval to
complete its acquisition of the Atalla Hardware Security Module (HSM)
and Enterprise Secure Key Manager (ESKM) business lines of Micro
Focus. The transaction is due to close on November 5, 2018.
“This is a significant milestone, and we look forward to bringing the
Atalla team under the information security umbrella of Utimaco. After
several changes of ownership, we are happy to offer Atalla a long-term
home in our HSM and information security business,” said Utimaco CEO,
Utimaco is a worldwide supplier of
professional information security solutions and is based in Aachen,
Germany with offices worldwide. Since 1983, Utimaco has been developing
hardware-based, high-security appliances (Hardware Security Modules) and
compliance solutions for telecommunication provider regulations (lawful
interception and data retention). Today, Utimaco is a world-market
leader in both segments. Customers and partners of Utimaco in all parts
of the world trust the company’s long-term, proven reliability and
investment protection, as well as its many certified IT security
standards. Utimaco stands for recognized product quality, user-friendly
software, excellent support and trusted high security. For further
information, please visit www.utimaco.com.