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Headed up by industry experts with engineering backgrounds in Cloud Security, Networks and Telecoms, Acorus Networks is a French Cybersecurity company that specializes in protecting enterprise and service providers from distributed denial-of-service attacks (DDoS). Their protection services are especially important for companies whose business activity, data or image depends on the Internet.

Thanks to a large-scale cloud network infrastructure deployed worldwide, Acorus Networks benefits from its own scrubbing centers and provides innovative, non-intrusive security solutions to its customers to ensure high availability of their network and web infrastructures.

Their clients include hosting services, e-commerce sites, media companies, carriers, banks, gambling, governments and healthcare companies, among others. A customized portal allows clients to visualize their legitimate traffic in real time and counter DDoS attacks on demand or automatically.

French Cybersecurity company Acorus Networks specialized in large-scale DDoS protection for Service Providers and Enterprise Web and Network infrastructures merged with Volterra in July 2019.

In January 2021, Volterra was acquired by F5 in a huge $500 Million deal, Reza Malekzadeh explains more about their journey and acquistion in this blogpost

About the founders/CEO:

Both co-founders have proven track records.

Benjamin Schilz, CEO and Co-Founder is a telecommunications engineer with a background in cloud security and web hosting and an entrepreneur at heart. 

Raphael Maunier, Co-Founder, is also one of the co-founders of France-IX, the premier internet peering service provider in France, with 20 years of experience in the telecom and network industries. Their vision is to develop an innovative & customizable solution to address complex, sophisticated DDoS issues for enterprise and service provider companies alike. 

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