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SolarWinds is a company that designs, develops, markets, sells, and supports IT infrastructure management software. It offers enterprise-class network management products and tools that allow network administrators and other IT professionals to monitor and manage the performance and configuration of their network infrastructure, as well as to collect and analyze the log data for IT operations, security, and compliance management. The company also provides IT security, systems, database, application, and IT service management products.
TypePublic
Founded1999
HQAustin, TX, US
Websitesolarwinds.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2021)3,342
Job Openings172
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1 B(+10%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$11.1(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at SolarWinds

Sudhakar Ramakrishna

Sudhakar Ramakrishna

President and Chief Executive Officer
J. Barton Kalsu

J. Barton Kalsu

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Kathleen Pai

Kathleen Pai

Chief People Officer
Darren Beck

Darren Beck

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
David Owens

David Owens

Senior Vice President, Finance and Operations, EMEA
David Gardiner

David Gardiner

Executive Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer
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SolarWinds Office Locations

SolarWinds has offices in Austin, Charlotte, Fleming Island, Lehi and in 14 other locations
Austin, TX, US (HQ)
7171 Southwest Pkwy Bldg 400
Charlotte, NC, US
4001b Yancey Rd
Fleming Island, FL, US
7175 US-17 #2
Lehi, UT, US
3300 Triumph Blvd #800
Miami, FL, US
78 SW 7th St #7115
Reston, VA, US
1900 Reston Metro Plaza #700
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SolarWinds Financials and Metrics

SolarWinds Revenue

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SolarWinds's revenue was reported to be $1.02 b in FY, 2020 which is a 9.3% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

256.9m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

186.8m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

72.7%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

(7.2m)

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

(2.0m)

Market capitalization (22-Jul-2021)

3.5b

Closing stock price (22-Jul-2021)

11.1

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

374.4m

EV

5.2b
SolarWinds's current market capitalization is $3.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

833.1m932.5m1.0b

Revenue growth, %

14%12%9%

Cost of goods sold

246.7m255.5m274.6m

Gross profit

586.4m677.1m744.6m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

215.8m228.7m240.5m247.0m246.0m261.0m256.9m

Cost of goods sold

62.0m63.4m64.8m67.0m66.7m68.9m70.1m

Gross profit

153.8m165.4m175.7m180.0m179.4m192.0m186.8m

Gross profit Margin, %

71%72%73%73%73%74%73%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

382.6m173.4m370.5m

Accounts Receivable

100.5m121.9m114.3m

Prepaid Expenses

16.3m23.5m25.7m

Current Assets

500.3m319.9m512.7m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

434.5m155.3m221.1m237.0m331.4m425.0m374.4m

Accounts Receivable

109.8m96.3m102.2m121.7m104.3m115.6m116.3m

Prepaid Expenses

20.8m27.8m24.1m25.4m22.2m19.1m37.5m

Current Assets

566.3m280.1m348.1m385.7m459.1m563.1m530.4m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(102.1m)18.6m158.5m

Depreciation and Amortization

258.4m263.2m277.9m

Accounts Payable

(28.0k)3.7m3.1m

Cash From Operating Activities

254.1m299.9m389.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

3.1m1.0m5.4m415.0k13.3m25.8m(7.2m)

Depreciation and Amortization

64.5m130.0m196.7m67.8m136.0m205.5m69.7m

Accounts Payable

479.0k1.4m357.0k(3.0m)(2.8m)(1.1m)1.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

63.4m141.7m216.8m78.4m184.1m285.0m26.9m
USDFY, 2018

EV/EBIT

50 x

EV/CFO

22.7 x

Revenue/Employee

315.7k

Debt/Equity

0.7 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2 x

P/E Ratio

5.4
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SolarWinds Operating Metrics

SolarWinds's Registered Members was reported to be 150 k in Q1, 2019. SolarWinds's Customers was reported to be 320 k in Q1, 2021.
Q2, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021

Countries

190190190

Customers

275 k300 k300 k320 k320 k320 k320 k320 k320 k

Patents (US)

2930313338

Registered Members

150 k150 k
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SolarWinds Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
SetryOneOctober 23, 2020$142.5 m
VividCortex IncDecember 11, 2019
Passportal IncApril 26, 2019
SamanageApril 12, 2019$350 m
8MANNovember 15, 2018
Trusted MetricsJuly 10, 2018
LogglyJanuary 08, 2018
LogicNowJune 01, 2016
GNS3 Technologies Inc.January 11, 2016
CapzureAugust 24, 2015
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SolarWinds Revenue Breakdown

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SolarWinds revenue breakdown by business segment: 38.7% from Subscription, 47.1% from Maintenance and 14.2% from License

SolarWinds revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 38.6% from International and 61.4% from United States

SolarWinds Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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SolarWinds Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

30-39

out of 100

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SolarWinds Online and Social Media Presence

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SolarWinds Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    67/100

  • CEO Rating

    D

    59/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    79/100

  • Diversity

    C

    66/100

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SolarWinds News and Updates

The SolarWinds Hackers Used an iOS Flaw to Compromise iPhones

Security researchers say the group exploited a zero-day in Apple’s operating system to target European government officials over LinkedIn.

SolarWinds issues patch as hackers target new software vulnerability

SolarWinds Worldwide LLC, the company targeted in a supply chain attack in December, has released a patch after a new vulnerability in its software was actively targeted by a hacking group. The new vulnerability was discovered by Microsoft Corp. and relates to SolarWinds Serv-U Managed File Transfe…

: SolarWinds warns of ‘targeted’ breach by hackers exploiting new software flaw

SolarWinds Corp., the software company at the center of a massive cyberattack last year, is warning some customers that hackers have discovered and exploited a new vulnerability.

SolarWinds stock rises after upbeat revenue outlook

Shares of SolarWinds Corp. rose 1.8% in premarket trading Monday, after the information technology infrastructure management software company provided an upbeat second-quarter revenue outlook. The company said it expects revenue of $260.8 million to $262.0 million for the three months ended June 30…

Cyber Warfare Is The Last Competitive Advantage No One Sees & Why SolarWinds Is The Wakeup Call No One Heard.

There’s no cybersecurity strategy good enough to win a cyberwar. Sure, everyone talks a good game, but the very structure of American (and other businesses around the globe) makes it nearly impossible to, for example, deliberately and significantly reduce EBITDA to prepare for cyber warfare.
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SolarWinds Blogs

DPA 12.1 with Anomaly Detection, Management API, and Alerting Improvements

I’m happy to announce the General Availability of Database Performance Analyzer (DPA) 12.1. This release focuses on deeper performance analysis and management of DPA through these cool new features: Anomaly Detection Powered by Machine Learning Management API Upgraded Java New Options Page Alertin…

Server Configuration Manager 1.1 is Now Available! Who Made the Change?

I'm very excited to announce that SolarWinds Server Configuration Monitor (SCM) 1.1 is now available for download! This release expands on SCM 1.0 capabilities, both giving more detail for each change detected, and adding a new data source that can be analyzed for changes:   Detect “Who made the c…

Log Analyzer 2.0 is now Generally Available

I’m pleased to announce the General Availability of Log Analyzer (LA) 2.0 on the Customer Portal.  You may be wondering what Log Analyzer is. The artist formally known as Log Manager for Orion has undergone a transformation. It has evolved past its former life as a 1.0 product and become Log Analyz…

Virtualization Manager 8.4 is Now Generally Available

Virtualization Manager (VMAN) 8.4 is now available and can be downloaded from your customer portal. In recent releases, we brought you VMware vSAN monitoring, container support, and better centralized upgrades to your deployment overall.   VMware Event Monitoring, Correlation, and Alerting Dee…

Manage and Monitor PowerShell Scripts

Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a fan of PowerShell. “Fan” is a diminutive version of the word “fanatic,” and in this instance both are true. That’s why I was so excited to see that PowerShell script output is now supported in Server Configuration Monitor (SCM).   Since SCM’s release, I’ve alway…

SAM 6.8 WHAT'S NEW PART 2 - Enhanced Support for Cisco UCS Monitoring

In part 2 of "What's New in SAM 6.8" we are going to discuss the improved Cisco UCS monitoring that is shipping with SAM 6.8 (If you were looking for part 1 it is over here: SAM 6.8 What's New Part 1 - AppInsight for Active Directory ) Those of you who have been using SAM with NPM for a while are p…
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SolarWinds Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was SolarWinds founded?

    SolarWinds was founded in 1999.

  • Who are SolarWinds key executives?

    SolarWinds's key executives are Sudhakar Ramakrishna, J. Barton Kalsu and Kathleen Pai.

  • How many employees does SolarWinds have?

    SolarWinds has 3,342 employees.

  • What is SolarWinds revenue?

    Latest SolarWinds annual revenue is $1 b.

  • What is SolarWinds revenue per employee?

    Latest SolarWinds revenue per employee is $305 k.

  • Who are SolarWinds competitors?

    Competitors of SolarWinds include Auvik Networks, Keepit and Ivanti.

  • Where is SolarWinds headquarters?

    SolarWinds headquarters is located at 7171 Southwest Pkwy Bldg 400, Austin.

  • Where are SolarWinds offices?

    SolarWinds has offices in Austin, Charlotte, Fleming Island, Lehi and in 14 other locations.

  • How many offices does SolarWinds have?

    SolarWinds has 18 offices.