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Enterprise-grade scalable software with analytics built in.

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From mainframe to mobile, we have the portfolio depth and breadth to cover challenges across DevOps, Hybrid IT, Security & Risk, and Predictive Analytics.

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Hybrid IT

You need to bridge the gap between legacy infrastructure and the digital enterprise. Micro Focus solutions are easy to consume and deploy in any environment, reducing IT costs and time to value. We harden the latest technologies to make them work for you.

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As a modern DevOps enterprise, you need to accelerate time to market and increase quality. Micro Focus provides an easy-to-use, seamless tool set that scales across the SDLC. From on-premises to cloud and from mainframe to mobile, we address all your DevOps needs.

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Security & Risk

From compliance issues to the most advanced cyber threats, you need to safeguard your enterprise. Micro Focus protects what you value most: users, data, and applications.

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Predictive Analytics

Everyone has data, everyone has analytics, but that’s not enough. With predictive and proactive analytics, Micro Focus helps you to not only deliver insights, but drive greater intelligence and productivity across your enterprise.

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Finansbank gathers 120 Gbytes from 15,000 data sources to identify security anomalies.

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ICC helps reduce risk through better understanding, cleanup and control of information.

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An industry giant in the making: Our history
  • 1957

    HP goes public

    HP becomes a publicly traded company.

  • 1958

    HP acquires F.L. Moseley Co.

    This company is in the printing business.

  • 1963

    HP’s first joint venture in Tokyo

    HP partners with Sony and Yokogawa Electrics in Japan.

  • 1976

    Brian Reynolds opens Micro Focus

    Paul O’Grady and Stewart Lang join him later that year.

  • 1979

    Novell is founded

    Dennis Fairclough, George Canova, Darin Field, and Jack Davis are co-founders.

  • 1980

    Serena is created

    Doug Troxel has 25 employees within 8 years.

  • 1981

    Borland is founded

    Philippe Kahn's Borland Software quickly becomes a world leader in PC compilers and development tools.

  • 1982

    Attachmate is founded

    Frank W. and Julia Pritt focus on IBM emulation software.

  • 1983

    Micro Focus listed on London Stock Exchange

    The company gains a global presence.

  • 1985

    TOWERS Software founded

    A pioneer of electronic records management software, TOWER developed TRIM and influenced the ISO 15489 standard.

  • 1989

    Mercury Interactive is founded

    Amnon Landan and Arye Finegold's software company is set to quickly become the world leader in software quality.

  • 1992

    SUSE is founded

    SUSE is the first provider of Enterprise Linux distribution.

  • 1995

    NetIQ is founded

    The company focuses on performance monitoring software.

  • 1998

    Micro Focus acquires Intersolv

    The company expands into ITIL-based IT services management software.

  • 2005

    Micro Focus returns to public trading

    The company is re-listed on the London Stock Exchange.

  • 2005

    HP acquires Peregrine Systems

    The company expands into ITIL-based IT service management software.

  • 2006

    HP acquires Mercury Interactive

    The company’s software portfolio continues to grow.

  • 2007

    Micro Focus acquires HAL Knowledge Systems and more

    The acquisition heralds continuing acquisitions.

  • 2007

    HP acquires Opsware and SPI Dynamics

    These acquisitions set an early course for leadership in IT Operations, Cloud Computing and Application Security.

  • 2008

    HP acquires TOWER Software

    Company Expands its Information Management portfolio.

  • 2009

    Micro Focus acquires Borland

    Acquisitions at this time also include Compuware's software testing business and NetManage.

  • 2009

    Authasas is created

    The company focuses on authentication solutions.

  • 2010

    HP acquires ArcSight and Fortify

    Further investments in security position HP as an emerging market leader in E2E security software.

  • 2011

    HP acquires Vertica and Autonomy

    The value of data and analytics is recognized and quickly added as a strategic asset set to benefit the larger portfolio.

  • 2011

    Novell is acquired by Attachmate Group

    The merger was complete by April of 2011.

  • 2014

    Micro Focus acquires Attachmate Group

    The company now includes Attachmate, Novell, NetIQ, and SUSE.

  • 2015

    HP acquires Voltage

    The company offers data security for enterprise, cloud, and mobile.

  • 2015

    Micro Focus acquires Authasas

    The company profile grows to include enterprise authentication solutions.

  • 2015

    HP splits into HPE and HPI

    The company sets out in a new direction to separate focus between consumer and enterprise products.

  • 2016

    Micro Focus acquires Serena

    The company focuses on application development for business.

  • 2016

    Micro Focus acquires GWAVA

    The company focuses on secure archiving and messaging for enterprise.

  • 2016

    Micro Focus agrees to a spin merge with HPE software

    The companies complement each others’ software portfolios.

  • 2017

    HPE Software merges with Micro Focus

    One of the largest pure-play software companies is created.

Customer-centered innovation is at the heart of our culture

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Our talented team thrives on solving the problems that matter to you. We turn ideas into solutions that solve your most complex enterprise-scale challenges. We take pride in building quality products so that you can get the most out of your investment in us.

We help you bridge the old and the new so that you can take advantage of all technologies, from mainframe to mobile.

Upcoming events

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Webinar Series
#DevDay Toronto
11 September 2018
Toronto, CA
National DevOps Conference
16-17 October, 2018
Kensington, London, UK
ITSM–Tool Meet-Up
18 October, 2018
Frankfurt, DE
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Cybersecurity Summit

Join us at the Micro Focus Cybersecurity Summit for education, skills-building and solutions-oriented discussion around the challenges you face protecting your users, apps and data.

Sept 25-27, 2018  |  Washington D.C.

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