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Check Point Software Technologies is a company providing software and combined hardware products for IT security, including network security, endpoint security, mobile security, data security, and security management. The company offers security gateways to protect the networks and prevent the threats of enterprises, data centers, and small and large branch offices, as well as security gateway appliances, including platforms for small business and small office locations, high end and high demanding data centers, and perimeter environment. It also supplies security management software that offers security management through a single console that streamlines security operations and provides visibility into policy administration and threat analysis.

TypePublic
Founded1993
HQTel Aviv-Yafo, IL
Websitecheckpoint.com
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)5,314(+2%)
Job Openings551
Revenue (FY, 2020)$2.1 B(+4%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$117.5(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Check Point Software

Gil Shwed

Gil Shwed

Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Dorit Dor

Dorit Dor

Vice President of Products
Marius Nacht

Marius Nacht

Founder & Chairman of the Board
Jerry Ungerman

Jerry Ungerman

Chairman, Board of Directors
Dan Yerushalmi

Dan Yerushalmi

Chief Customer Officer
Tal Payne

Tal Payne

Chief Financial & Operations Officer
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Check Point Software Office Locations

Check Point Software has offices in Tel Aviv-Yafo, New York, San Carlos, Melbourne and in 40 other locations
Tel Aviv-Yafo, IL (HQ)
5 Shlomo Kaplan Street
Melbourne, AU
Level 5/379 Collins St
North Sydney, AU
6 118 Walker St
Symonston, AU
14 Wormald St
Wien, AT
11 Wienerbergstraße
Minsk, BY
vulica Francyska Skaryny 2
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Check Point Software Financials and Metrics

Check Point Software Revenue

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Check Point Software's revenue was reported to be $2.06 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

2.1b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

1.8b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

89%

Net income (FY, 2020)

846.6m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

904.2m

Market capitalization (15-Sept-2021)

15.9b

Closing stock price (15-Sept-2021)

117.5

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

255.7m
Check Point Software's current market capitalization is $15.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.9b1.9b2.0b2.1b

Revenue growth, %

7%3%4%

Cost of goods sold

213.0m201.4m215.4m226.5m

Gross profit

1.6b1.7b1.8b1.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

452.3m467.8m470.8m471.8m488.1m490.9m486.5m505.6m509.0m

Cost of goods sold

44.2m48.6m49.2m49.0m52.4m52.5m52.2m54.2m53.8m

Gross profit

408.1m419.2m421.6m422.8m435.7m438.5m434.3m451.4m455.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

90%90%90%90%89%89%89%89%89%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

245.0m303.7m279.2m255.7m

Accounts Receivable

472.2m495.4m495.8m540.8m

Prepaid Expenses

50.1m

Current Assets

2.0b2.3b2.1b2.3b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

802.9m821.3m825.7m846.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

32.9m24.0m18.9m

Accounts Payable

(7.8m)6.6m(4.8m)1.6m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.1b1.1b1.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

187.1m384.8m583.1m179.9m365.5m553.3m178.7m375.1m575.8m

Depreciation and Amortization

4.8m9.9m15.1m5.4m10.8m17.1m6.6m13.0m19.9m

Accounts Payable

19.2m7.2m15.9m(16.7m)3.2m(25.2m)(40.6m)(17.0m)(39.9m)

Cash From Operating Activities

418.8m631.9m881.0m378.8m611.5m855.9m359.0m611.4m859.0m
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

405.3k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Check Point Software Operating Metrics

Check Point Software's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 100 k in Nov, 2020.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019Nov, 2020

Enterprise Customers

100 k100 k100 k100 k100 k

Patents Issued

394571737882

Patents Pending

253436363127

Products

537083
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Check Point Software Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Odo SecuritySeptember 16, 2020
Protego LabsDecember 02, 2019
CymplifyNovember 14, 2019
ForceNockJanuary 14, 2019
Dome9 SecurityOctober 24, 2018$175 m
Lacoon Mobile SecurityApril 02, 2015
HyperwiseFebruary 18, 2015$80 m
SofaWareNovember 10, 2013
easy2comply (Dynasec)November 01, 2011
Liquid MachinesJune 09, 2010
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Check Point Software Revenue Breakdown

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Check Point Software revenue breakdown by business segment: 43.8% from Software Updates and Maintenance, 25.6% from Product and Licenses and 30.6% from Security Subscriptions

Check Point Software revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 45.8% from Americas, 42.6% from Europe, Middle East and Africa and 11.6% from Asia Pacific

Check Point Software Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Check Point Software Online and Social Media Presence

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Check Point Software Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    67/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    53/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    71/100

  • Diversity

    D

    57/100

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Check Point Software News and Updates

NOTICE TO DISREGARD -- Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

SAN CARLOS, Calif., Sept. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- We are advised by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. that journalists and other readers should disregard the news release, "August 2020’s Most Wanted Malware: Evolved Qbot Trojan Ranks On Top Malware List For First Time" issued September 1…

NxtGen appointed as Check Point Software Technologie first India - based managed security service provider

NxtGen appointed as Check Point Software Technologie first India - based managed security service provider

NxtGen appointed as Check Point Software Technologies' first India-based managed security service provider

NxtGen, a leading cloud-based service and data centre provider in India, has been appointed as Check Point Software Technologies' first India-based managed security services provider (MSSP) partner and will offer Check Point Software cybersecurity solutions as managed services along with its data ce…

Check Point Software Technologies Acquires Avanan, the fastest growing cloud email and collaboration security company, to redefine security for cloud email

With email threat landscape becoming wider every year, the integrated Check Point Software and Avanan offering will deliver best-of-breed cloud e-mail malware protection and expand security to SaaS collaboration suites With email threat landscape becoming wider every year, the integrated Check Point…

Data Center Physical Security Market to grow by $ 1.73%, Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. and Cisco Systems Inc. emerge as Key Contributors to growth | 17000+ Technavio Report

NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The data center physical security market is poised to grow by $ 1.73 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of 8.41% during the forecast period. Discover Internet Services & Infrastructure industry potential and make informed business decisions...

Regione Marche Powers Up Security with Check Point Software Technologies

Check Point Solutions help Regione Marche implement an agile, unified, and streamlined approach to security Check Point Solutions help Regione Marche implement an agile, unified, and streamlined approach to security
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Check Point Software Blogs

Check Point Cloud Security Wins High Praise as Leader in G2 Reviews

By Amit Sharon, Head of Global Customer Community & Market Intelligence, Check Point Software Check Point customers express their enthusiasm for industry-leading Check Point CloudGuard products on a leading software review site, G2. Check Point CloudGuard helps thousands of customers crush the c…

Check Point CloudGuard Network Security is a Launch Partner for Amazon VPC Enhanced Routing

By Jeff Kopko, Cloud Alliance Architect and Jonathan Maresky, Cloud Product Marketing Manager, published August 31, 2021 In my previous blog post I wrote about the three pillars of CloudGuard: “Security · Automated · Everywhere”, and explained the importance of the “Automated” pillar. Good automatio…

How to Maintain PCI-DSS Compliance for E-commerce Applications

By, Gui Alvarenga, Product Marketing Manager While retailers and online stores continue to be targets for hackers due to the large financial gains, it is surprising that many are struggling to meet the demands of payment card security. In fact, according to the 2020 Verizon Payment Security Report, …

Cloud Security Posture Management: Getting It Right

By, Kristin Manogue, Product Marketing Manager, Cloud Security Posture Management Companies have never been under such close scrutiny as to how they collect, process, and retain data and other online assets. Regulators, industry leaders, and users expect personal data—whether in-transit or at-rest—t…

Your AppSec Needs Intrusion Prevention, And Here’s Why

By, Yaffa Finkelstein, Product Marketing, Check Point CloudGuard You’re an AppSec aficionado and you have an automated WAF up and running. Presumably, you’re relying on an AI powered solution to reduce management overheads, so that as your app evolves, your security is automatically applied to the n…

Check Point Software breaks down modern-day cloud attacks at Black Hat USA 2021

By Trisha Paine, Head of Cloud Security Product Marketing Now in its 24th year, Black Hat USA returns July 31st-August 5th as a hybrid event, featuring real-time virtual trainings, and a two-day, in-person main conference taking place both at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas and online. Front and…
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Check Point Software Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Check Point Software founded?

    Check Point Software was founded in 1993.

  • Who are Check Point Software key executives?

    Check Point Software's key executives are Gil Shwed, Dorit Dor and Marius Nacht.

  • How many employees does Check Point Software have?

    Check Point Software has 5,314 employees.

  • What is Check Point Software revenue?

    Latest Check Point Software annual revenue is $2.1 b.

  • What is Check Point Software revenue per employee?

    Latest Check Point Software revenue per employee is $388.6 k.

  • Who are Check Point Software competitors?

    Competitors of Check Point Software include Juniper Networks, Cisco and NCC Group.

  • Where is Check Point Software headquarters?

    Check Point Software headquarters is located at 5 Shlomo Kaplan Street, Tel Aviv-Yafo.

  • Where are Check Point Software offices?

    Check Point Software has offices in Tel Aviv-Yafo, New York, San Carlos, Melbourne and in 40 other locations.

  • How many offices does Check Point Software have?

    Check Point Software has 45 offices.