Imprivata Buys IdentiPHI Assets

Imprivata Inc., a Lexington, Mass.-based developer of identity management software, has acquired the assets of IdentiPHI, including its SAFsolution product line and biometric patents. Imprivata has raised over $45 million in VC funding from firms like General Catalyst Partners, Highland Capital Partners, Polaris Venture Partners and SAP Ventures.


 Imprivata®, Inc., the employee access management company, today announced that it has acquired the assets of IdentiPHI, including its SAFsolution product line, intellectual property and biometric patents. These identity and access management assets complement Imprivata’s OneSign platform, including its market leading Authentication Management capability, in order to provide customers even greater flexibility in their strong authentication options.

“As part of our continuous effort to broaden product functionality and our IP portfolio, Imprivata has acquired the technology assets of IdentiPHI, Inc.,” said Omar Hussain, president and CEO of Imprivata. “We look forward to working closely with IdentiPHI customers to ensure a smooth transition and to cultivate a strong relationship moving forward.”

About Imprivata

Imprivata secures employee access to desktops, networks, applications and transactions. Its appliance-based, employee access management platform, OneSign, enables organizations to protect enterprise information assets while improving user productivity. By strengthening user authentication, streamlining application access and simplifying compliance reporting across multiple computing environments, customers realize substantial IT Help Desk and administration cost savings, while achieving the security standards they demand.

Imprivata is a recognized leader in Authentication and Access Management, receiving numerous product awards and top review ratings from leading industry publications and analysts. Headquartered in Lexington, Mass., Imprivata partners with over 200 resellers, and serves the access security needs of more than 800 customers around the world. For more information, please visit

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