Layer 7 Technologies

Layer 7 Technologies

Layer 7 is a leading provider of security and management products for API-driven integrations spanning the extended hybrid enterprise. Layer 7 products simplify:

  • The management of open API for developer communities
  • Partner and cross-divisional integration via SOA
  • Cloud connectivity
  • Enterprise mobile enablement for BYOD (bring-your-own-device) initiatives

Layer 7 has experienced more than double-digit growth for the past five years. In 2011, Deloitte named Layer 7 the 71st fastest growing public or private technology company in North America. Layer 7's products have received numerous industry recognitions. In 2011, Layer 7 was the only vendor in its category to be named both a Forrester Wave Leader and a Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader.

Layer 7 customers include leading insurance, banking, telecom and government organizations such as Cisco, Adobe, General Motors, Paychex, MasterCard, Allstate, Best Buy, 3M, Lilly, US Department of Defense, US Department of Homeland Security, US Department of Justice, US Department of Health & Human Services and US Patent & Trademark Office.

Founded in 2003, Layer 7 operates in the US, Canada, Europe and Australia/APAC. The company has been profitable for over three years and is venture backed by leading Canadian and US investors.


News on Layer 7 Technologies

BDC VC and GrowthWorks Jointly Win CVCA's 2014 Venture Capital 'Deal of the Year' Award
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QuickMobile Appoints Praveen Gupta as COO and CFO
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Metafor Software: Detecting Unexpected Changes in Your Computers
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Layer 7 Technologies Acquired for a Rumoured $180 Million
Two weeks ago Techvibes reported that Vancouver's Layer 7 Technologies was acquired by CA Technologies for an undisclosed sum. Today we know that the price tag was close to $200 million.... more
Layer 7 Acquired by CA Technologies for $155 Million
Today, Vancouver-based technology API management company Layer 7 was acquired by CA Technologies for an undisclosed sum. Update: Canadian Private Equity has confirmed that the... more
High and Mighty: Layer 7 's Quietest Triumph
Vancouver’s competitive social scene means that there are plenty of plucky ingénues hoping that their big idea makes the big time. But with the success rate low, there’s a lot of... more
Layer 7 Technologies posts record performance in 2010 and is hiring
Vancouver's Layer 7 Technologies announced earlier this week record financial performance in 2010 with 248 percent top line growth marking the fourth consecutive year of over 200 percent average... more
Strangeloop and Layer 7 are Cool Vendors
Vancouver's own Strangeloop Networks and Layer 7 Technologies have both been named as "cool vendors" in Gartner's 2008 Cool Vendors Report. Strangeloop was recognized as a cool vendor in emerging... more
Ready to Rocket Class of 2008
Rocket Builders announced their 2008 Ready to Rocket list this morning at UBC Robson Square and it looks like their tagline "Tomorrow's Revenue Growth Leaders" is bang-on. According to Rocket... more

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada