10 Fastest Growing Infrastructure Management Companies 2017

Creating Industry-leading Software for IT Teams: Ipswitch


‘Helping IT teams shine by delivering 24/7 performance across cloud, virtual and network environments.’

Ipswitch IT Management software provides secure control over business transactions, applications and infrastructure. Its Unified Infrastructure and Applications Monitoring software provides end-to-end insight, is staggeringly flexible and simple to deploy. The company’s Information Security and Managed File Transfer solutions enable secure, automated and compliant business transactions and file transfers for millions of users.

Founded in 1991, Ipswitch is based in Lexington, Massachusetts and has operations in Atlanta (Alpharetta) and Augusta, Georgia, American Fork, Utah, Madison, Wisconsin and Galway, Ireland.

For over 20 years, Ipswitch has been a leader in easy to try, buy and use IT management software. It is known for fair prices, honest business practices, and software that works out of the box. The kind of simply powerful software needed to manage today’s cloud, virtual and networked environments - enabling and delighting IT Teams everywhere to perform like never before.

Ipswitch delivers easy to try, buy and use software to manage and secure business transactions, and easily control cloud, virtual and networked systems and applications.

Network Monitoring: WhatsUp® Gold 2017

WhatsUp® Gold 2017 is network monitoring reimagined with advanced visualization features for faster decisions, intuitive workflows for improved productivity and the industry’s most flexible licensing approach for a superior return on your investment.

Monitor any mix of applications, network, servers, VMs and traffic flows all with one flexible license to minimize cost and maximize value. An interactive network map helps you visualize your end-to-end network, find developing problems and fix them fast so you can keep your users happy and productive.

Proactively monitor networks, traffic, physical servers, VMs and applications with powerful and easy-to-use maps, dashboards and alerts. Click on any device to get immediate access to a wealth of related monitoring settings and reports. Easily switch between physical, virtual, wireless and dependency views to accelerate root cause analysis. The result is simpler, more intuitive troubleshooting that lets you find and fix problems faster than ever.

Secure FTP Server:  WS_FTP® Server 2017

The company’s FTP server is the easiest way to securely store, share and transfer information between systems, applications, groups and individuals.

Remotely administer or manage WS_FTP Server from any Internet connection. Assign user or group permissions for uploading, downloading, deleting, renaming files and creating directories. Enable file transfers over FTP, SSH / SFTP, and SSL / FTPS (Implicit and Explicit).

Advanced security features in WS_FTP Server include 256-bit AES encryption, SSH transfers, Secure Copy (SCP2), file integrity, SMTP server authentication, SSL certificate support, an SSH listener option, login authentication encryption, digital certificate management, and mutual authentication of server and clients.

Powerful admin features include support for virtual servers, end user email notification, end user folder controls and IP white lists for end user authentication.

Enterprise File Transfer: MOVEit

MOVEit ensures secure and compliant transfers of sensitive data to external partners and systems.

MOVEit Transfer: Securely exchange critical business data and sensitive files externally. Ensure delivery to the intended recipients and document transfer activities with an audit trail.

MOVEit Automation: Use an intuitive interface to easily develop tasks and workflows without advanced programming skills. Push and pull files to/from any FTP, UNIX, email or file server.

Ipswitch Gateway: Keep sensitive data, authentication and access information behind the firewall with an optional deployment using our DMZ gateway proxy server.

Meet the Key Executive

Joe Krivickas, Chief Executive Officer: Joe brings more than 30 years of experience in building and leading high-velocity software companies with an emphasis on developing and sustaining a strong culture. At Ipswitch, Krivickas sets the corporate strategy and drives the company’s vision across functions.

He is a veteran information technology industry president and CEO who has led several leading organizations through different phases of growth and ultimately acquisition including: the sale of Bluestone Software to HP, the sale of Segue Software to Borland and the sale of FAST to Microsoft.

Most recently, Krivickas served as the CEO of SmartBear Software where he led the company in becoming the world’s largest volume supplier of testing tools with more than one million users. Under his leadership, the firm was selected as Glassdoor’s #2 Best Place to Work for Medium Sized Businesses in the country and received the Boston Globe’s 2013 Best Place to Work Award.

He served as an officer in the Army National Guard’s reconnaissance infantry and holds a BS in electronics engineering from the University of Scranton and an MBA in entrepreneurial management from the Wharton School of Business.

“We help IT teams shine by delivering 24/7 performance across cloud, virtual and network environments.”