Darktrace Named One of TIME Magazine’s ‘100 Most Influential Companies’

Cambridge, UK
Thursday April 29, 2021

Darktrace, a leading autonomous cyber security AI company, today announced that it has been named one of TIME Magazine’s ‘Most Influential Companies’ 2021, alongside companies including Apple, Bumble, Headspace and Pfizer.

The list recognizes the businesses that are shaping our collective future. Darktrace was recognized by TIME for its role as a ‘pioneer’ in using artificial intelligence to tackle cyber-threats. The feature praises how Darktrace AI identified and investigated a nation-state attack last year, two weeks before it was publicly attributed to the Chinese cyber-espionage group APT41.

“We are delighted to be recognized by TIME Magazine on such a prestigious list of companies,” commented Nicole Eagan, Chief Strategy Officer, AI Officer at Darktrace. “This accolade is an important recognition of the difference our AI innovations are making in helping companies combat the existential threat of cyber, which drives everything we do at Darktrace.”

About Darktrace

Darktrace is a leading autonomous cyber security AI company and the creator of Autonomous Response technology. It provides comprehensive, enterprise-wide cyber defense to over 4,700 organizations in over 100 countries, protecting the cloud, email, IoT, traditional networks, endpoints and industrial systems.

A self-learning technology, Darktrace AI autonomously detects, investigates and responds to advanced cyber-threats, including insider threat, remote working risks, ransomware, data loss and supply chain vulnerabilities.

The company has 1,500 employees globally, with headquarters in Cambridge, UK. Every second, Darktrace AI detects a cyber-threat, preventing it from causing damage.