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Ireland is becoming a European security hub


Ireland has become a significant base of international technology and security companies thanks to a growing, well educated and flexible workforce with a rapidly increasing graduate output. Our students and graduates are employed in many of these companies.

See this Infographic: "Why Ireland for Cyber Security?"

1. Some global security companies with a significant presence in Ireland


  • Trend Micro - security software and solutions
  • FireEye / Mandiant - Threat Identification, Assessment and Defense, Incident Response
  • Intel Security Group / McAfee - computer security software and incident response
  • Symantec - Security, Encryption, Antivirus and Malware protection, eDiscovery, Identity Protection and Authentication
  • RSA - Authentication & Security Management
  • SolarWinds - Log and event management
  • eSentire - threat protection, cybersecurity solutions and managed security services
  • Nuix - eDiscovery, electronic investigation and information governance software
  • Webroot - AntiVirus, Web Security and Mobile Security, threat intelligence
  • AlienVault - Threat detection, incident response, log management & SIEM, compliance management
  • Malwarebytes - Anti-Malware and internet security software
  • Lumension - operational endpoint security - global R&D Centre
  • Forcepoint - advanced cyberattack and data theft protection
  • CyberScout - theft and data risk management services
  • Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions - information and data to reduce risk, fraud, authenticate identity
  • CipherTechs Inc. - the US information security services provider, to establish EMEA Headquarters and Security Operations Centre in Kilkenny

2. Irish companies making an impact abroad with security products, solutions, services and consultancy


3. Some global companies with a security centre in Ireland