Brief Overview

Ziften provides software that collects data from enterprise endpoint devices and supports analysis into abnormalities and machine behavior.


Ziften Technologies
2700 Via Fortuna #410
Austin, Texas 78746
Tel: (512) 298 – 5501


Mike Hamilton serves as CEO of Ziften.


Mark Obrecht founded Ziften in 2012. The company received $5M in growth round funding from Fayez Sarofim & Co. It received $24M in C Round funding in 2015 led by Spring Mountain Capital.

Key Competitors

Intel Security (McAfee), Symantec

Products and Services

The Ziften platform requires an agent to be deployed across the enterprise with little user interaction or knowledge. The agent works with various operating systems, including mobile operating systems. The agent collects information about user behavior, applications being used, applications being launched and turned on, registry keys on Windows systems, and other potentially anomalous indicators. Specific areas of security analysis supported by the platform include:

• Cross Platform Security
• Attack Surface Reduction
• Vulnerability Detection
• Zero Day Detection
• Compliance Monitoring
• Intrusion Forensic Analysis
• Operations

The platform includes connectors for SIEM solutions such as ArcSight.