GlobalSign has strong, long term partnerships with a number of leading technology providers and professional bodies to build and deliver highly optimised PKI & trust solutions.
Adobe revolutionises how the world engages with ideas and information - anytime, anywhere and through any medium. GlobalSign is one of only a small number of authorised security companies chosen by Adobe to provide products around its Certified Document Services (CDS) platform. CDS provides a rigorous Certificate policy that relying parties can use to determine whether an Adobe PDF document is from an authentic source and therefore is in its intended form. GlobalSign’s PDF Signing product suite allows recipients of the certified and signed PDFs to make trust decisions based on Adobe’s user friendly symbol set.
For more information, please visit: www.adobe.com
Algorithmic Research (ARX)
Algorithmic Research (ARX) is a leading global provider of electronic-signature and data-security solutions. The company offers a wide range of high-end and state-of-the-art products and services designed to simplify, secure, and accelerate electronic transactions.
ARX specialises in designing and implementing easy to use, simple to deploy, electronic signature and security solutions, combining software and hardware products, for small, medium and large computing environments.
ARX has more than 19 years of experience in assisting financial institutions, Governmental organisations and commercial sectors to secure and streamline their processes and transactions.
For more, Please visit: http://www.arx.com/
Ascertia is a global leader in delivering functionally rich, yet easy to deploy security products. These provide digital signature creation, verification, Timestamping, secure archiving, and Certificate validation services. Financial institutions, Governments, and other organisations use these products to authenticate users, ensure data integrity, protect business workflows, and deliver long-term trust. Documents supported include PDF, XML, files, forms, and email. Signature formats include PDF, XML DSig, PKCS#7, CMS, S/MIME, ETSI XAdES, and CAdES including basic, timestamped, and long-term signatures. Ascertia signing products portfolio comprises ADSS Server, ADSS GoSign Applet, PDF Sign&Seal, and File Sign&Seal. These are very effective at leveraging the strong trust that GlobalSign Certificates provide to organisations around the world.
For more information please visit: www.ascertia.com
Bluebeam Software's innovative desktop, mobile and cloud solutions push the limits of digital collaboration to enable professionals, who work in the most document-intensive industries, to do what they do, better. Bluebeam's award-winning PDF solutions are used by the world’s top architectural, engineering and construction firms, oil and gas companies, manufacturers, government agencies and municipalities to reduce paper usage by more than 85% and to increase productivity by over 60%. The Bluebeam Account Services team and global reseller network have been solving customer challenges in over 100 countries for more than a decade.
Visit www.bluebeam.com for more on why Bluebeam is changing the status quo and setting a new standard.
Citrix Systems Inc
GlobalSign and Citrix partner to enable Citrix Solution Advisors to offer GlobalSign's highly trusted and secure SSL Server Certificates, providing essential security to Citrix Access Gateway applications and services. GlobalSign's SSL Partner Program offers many benefits to Citrix partners, including a critical and value-add component, new revenue lines and simplified management of feature rich multiple SSL Certificates.
For more information, please visit: www.citrix.com
CloudFlare, Inc. (@cloudflare) makes sites twice as fast, protects them from attacks, ensures they are always online, and makes it simple to add web apps with a single click. CloudFlare supercharges websites regardless of size or platform with no need to add hardware, install software, or change a line of code. The CloudFlare community gets stronger as it grows; every new site makes the network smarter. Thanks to its awesome sauce technology, every month a half a billion people experience a faster, safer, better Internet. CloudFlare is recognised by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer and was named the 2011 Most Innovative Network & Internet Technology Company of the Year by the Wall Street Journal. CloudFlare is based in San Francisco, California, USA.
GlobalSign provides on-demand SSL to the CloudFlare community through the unique GlobalSign CloudSSL web service.
For more information, please visit www.cloudflare.com
EldoS Corporation focuses on development of security and low-level system software components. The software offered by the EldoS Corporation is used in over 70 countries by a number of small to large-scale companies and organizations, including financial and military institutions.
For more information visit: www.eldos.com
BKP Software provides automation solutions for hosting and hosting-related industries. Extensive experience in cloud, IaaS, shared hosting and domain management market, KBKP Software delivers complete solutions for Web Hosts, ISP and Corporate IT. KBKP Software's main product, HostBill, automates hosting accounts provisioning - including SSL Certificates and OneClick SSL Solutions from GlobalSign. Everything from client signup, collecting payments, invoicing, recurring billing to support can and is automated by HostBill. Integrated with over 200 third party solutions and trough our GlobalSign partnership companies using HostBill can be sure that core of their online business – billing and automation software - is always up to date with latest technology.
For more information, please visit www.hostbillapp.com
The iText software Group delivers PDF tools that enable people to work smarter with digital documents. With iText you can make documents usable and intelligent, control access and changes made to documents, digitally sign documents, ensure long-term digital archiving, and much more, pushing the limits of digital document interactivity. iText has been a free/open source software since 2000, offering the best documented, best performing and most feature rich open source PDF engine available in Java and C#. iText Software BVBA in Belgium (ISB) and iText Software Corp in California (ISC) are responsible for sales and services regarding iText.
In partnership, iText provides the engine that produces documents and GlobalSign provides the PDF Signing Certificates necessary to perform digital signatures. Working closely together, GlobalSign and iText provide a solid, proven and efficient solution.
For more information please visit: www.itextpdf.com or contact [email protected]
JW Secure, Inc., founded in 2006, provides custom software development services for security-related products and IT projects. We have a rich history of working with leading technology companies on security-sensitive projects. Our specialty is in rapidly adopting and integrating new security technologies and ensuring that they are incorporated in a secure way. JW Secure has an unbroken track record of delivering on the trust placed in us by customers that need security work done efficiently and securely.
We know security technology, so you know who, when and why.
For more information, please visit www.jwsecure.com
Microsoft has supported GlobalSign Digital Certificate and PKI based security solutions for over 10 years, starting when GlobalSign was one of the first Certificate Authorities to have its trusted Root CA added to the Windows (and IE) trusted Certificate store. Today, as well as continuing to have trusted root Certificates in the Microsoft standard and extended validation Certificate stores, GlobalSign also partners with Microsoft to provide Windows Vista Kernel Mode Code Signing abilities to software publishers and also offers the GlobalSign Trusted Root solution to enable trusted Certificate deployment for organisations using the Windows Certificate Authority software. GlobalSign is also an approved vendor for the Windows Marketplace, allowing Windows users to directly obtain Digital Certificates to enable email security and authentication for SSL VPNs, Authenticode approved Code Signing Certificates for application security and Microsoft Office Digital Certificates to sign Office documents and macros.
For more information please visit: www.microsoft.com
Netcraft is an Internet services company based in Bath, England. Netcraft provides Internet security services including anti-fraud and anti-phishing services, application testing, code reviews and automated penetration testing. Netcraft has explored the Internet since 1995 and provides research data and analysis on many aspects of the Internet.
For more information, please visit: www.netcraft.com
NGINX™ is a high performance edge web server with a low memory footprint and the key features to build modern and efficient web infrastructure. Today NGINX is the second most popular open source web server on the Internet. GlobalSign works closely with NGINX on optimising SSL workflows with integration of the GlobalSign OneClickSSL technology, and along with other CA stakeholders work collectively on optimising revocation information delivery within the NGINX application.
For more information, please visit: www.nginx.com
Parallels is a worldwide leader in virtualisation and automation software that optimises computing for consumers, businesses, and service providers across all major hardware, operating system, and virtualisation platforms. Founded in 1999, Parallels is a fast-growing company with 800 employees in North America, Europe, and Asia. GlobalSign’s OneClickSSL technology is available as a direct plug-in for Parallels Plesk, allowing completely automated SSL activation for SMBs and hosting companies.
For more information, please visit: www.parallels.com
PDF Tools AG is one of the world's leading manufacturers of software solutions and programming components for creating, processing, rendering and archiving PDF and PDF/A documents including embedding of digital signatures. The company was founded in 2002 by the internationally recognized expert Dr. Hans Bärfuss, who has more than 15 years' experience in the field of PDF technology. Today, PDF Tools AG has more than 4000 companies and organizations in 60 countries as their customers. In addition, thousands of end-users all over the world access their PDF programming components and tools everyday via an international network of OEM partners. PDF Tools AG is the Swiss representative on the ISO committee for PDF/A and PDF 1.7. The customers profit from an in-depth knowledge on these topics, which extends far beyond just the published specifications. This knowledge also flows directly into the product development.
For more information, please visit: www.pdf-tools.com/
GlobalSign and SafeNet have partnered to provide high security solutions for the protection of digital identities for electronic commerce, publishing and communications, including SafeNet’s ikey/smart card and HSMs for the protection of GlobalSign’s PDF Signing for Adobe PDF Digital Certificates, Code Signing Certificates, PersonalSign Digital Certificates for email security and authentication and also Trusted Root solutions to enable trusted Certificate deployment for Microsoft CA and other inhouse CAs.
GlobalSign recommends the use of SafeNet SSL acceleration devices (housing GlobalSign SSL Certificates) for environments where accelerating the number of transactions (SSL sessions) is required, such as load balancing, enterprise and web hosting environments.
More information can be found at: www.safenet-inc.com
StopTheHacker is a highly focused website security service company, providing SaaS services to web hosters, website owners, administrators and web designers to help them detect and recover from malware attacks. StopTheHacker's technology, supported by the National Science Foundation, has won multiple awards since 2009. StopTheHacker serves customers all over the globe, protecting their online presence from emerging threats..
For more information please visit: www.stopthehacker.com
With extensive expertise and experience in Adobe’s enterprise solutions, 4Point delivers consulting services, training, and technical and application support that ensure customer satisfaction lasts. 4Point’s breadth and depth of solution deployment experience in all sectors, including financial services, Government, life sciences, education, and manufacturing, has made them Adobe’s leading Solution Partner in North America. 4Point has continued that success in the European market. From 4Point’s executive team to their consultants, solution architects, Adobe-certified trainers, and sales engineers organisations get immediate access to wide-ranging experience in every aspect of Adobe® LiveCycle® ES and Adobe Flex deployment.
For more information visit: www.4point.com
Systrends is a data transaction and distribution software company that provides a full range of solutions in the data management industry. Systrends specialises in web based software for the Energy and Retail markets and leads the industry in standard development of electronic data interchange. Systrends currently has a major presence in the utility industry with approximately 300 companies utilising any of our transaction solutions. Systrends solutions include customised transaction and trading partner software, eTariff software and point-to-point and hub based data clearinghouses.
These solutions can be installed onsite or hosted through Systrends. www.systrends.com
Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG)
The Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) focuses on eliminating phishing and email spoofing attacks. It shares information about the problem and promotes the visibility and adoption of industry solutions by bringing together businesses affected by phishing attacks as well as those that provide security solutions and law enforcement. GlobalSign has been a member of the Anti-Phishing Working Group for several years.
For more information please visit: www.antiphishing.org
The Certificate Authority Browser Forum (CA/Browser Forum) is a voluntary organisation of leading Certificate Authorities (CAs) and vendors of Internet browser software and other applications. Members of the CA/Browser Forum have worked closely together in defining the guidelines and means of implementation for the Extended Validation (EV) SSL Certificate standard as a way of providing a heightened security for Internet transactions and creating a more intuitive method of displaying secure sites to Internet users.
GlobalSign’s Steve Roylance initiated the CA/B Forum in 2005, and as one of the founding members, GlobalSign plays a critical role in determining baseline requirements and other Certificate policies.
For more information please visit: www.cabforum.org
DTCE (Digital Trust and Compliance Europe)
DTCE is a trade association (registered under Belgian law) that represents the interests of ICT trust and compliance vendors and practitioners across Europe. It brings together 'local' expertise from multiple jurisdictions across Europe to ensure that EU wide legislation and best practice is applied fairly and equally by the relevant VAT authorities.
DTCE members petition responsible government departments and individuals to highlight/alert areas of contention. GlobalSign through its wide customer base signs 10s of millions of electronic invoices across Europe every year and whole heartedly supports the DTCE initiative to accelerate the acceptance of eInvoices in order to meet the EU's goal of billions of Euros of savings.
For more information, please visit: dtc.eu
Online Trust Alliance
Online Trust Alliance (OTA) mission is to create an online trust community, promoting business practices and technologies to enhance consumer trust and the vitality of interactive marketing, ecommerce, governmental and online financial services. Through its member companies, governmental organisations and organisation affiliates, OTA represents over one million businesses and 750 million users worldwide with regional chapters in Asia Pacific, Canada and Europe. OTA is a member of leading organisations including the Anti-Phishing Working Group, (APWG), Digital PhishNet, InfraGard, and the London Action Plan, (LAP) .
For more information, please visit: otalliance.org
TGC (Trusted Computing Group)
The Trusted Computing Group (TCG) is a not-for-profit organisation formed to develop, define and promote open, vendor-neutral, industry standards for trusted computing building blocks and software interfaces across multiple platforms. GlobalSign provides added value to stakeholders inside TCG through Certificate Authority activities. ST Microelectronics is one such member, using GlobalSign to certify their SHA256 Trusted Platform Module Certificate Authority. (http://www.trustedcomputinggroup.org/media_room/news/232).
For more information please visit: www.trustedcomputinggroup.org
NAESB WEQ-12 Committee
At the request of the Wholesale Electric Quadrant (WEQ) chair, Kathy York, a new subcommittee has been created to review and revise the WEQ-012 standards related to Public Key Infrastructure (PKI). Jim Buccigross, 8760, Inc., will preside as the chair of the subcommittee. The PKI subcommittee will report to the WEQ Executive Committee and will be responsible for proposing modifications to or new WEQ-012 PKI standards. GlobalSign is an active member of the WEQ-012 subcommittee tasked with shaping the upcoming WEQ-12 3.0 Authorised Certificate Authority guidelines. GlobalSign is a NAESB Authorised CA.
For more information visit: www.naesb.org/weq/weq_pki.asp
Certificate Authority Security Council
The Certificate Authority Security Council is comprised of leading global Certificate Authorities that are committed to the exploration and promotion of best practices that advance trusted SSL deployment and CA operations as well as the security of the internet in general. While not a standards-setting organization, the CASC works collaboratively to improve understanding of critical policies and their potential impact on the internet infrastructure.
More information is available at: https://casecurity.org/