“Our team has a long history in building highly efficient code analysis solutions with a focus on detecting security vulnerabilities. Merging with SonarSource is a perfect fit and enables us to unfold our unique technology to the worldwide developer community. We are thrilled to join forces with a fast-growing technology company that has an amazing culture and world-class products.”Dr. Johannes Dahse founded RIPS 2016 at the Horst Görtz Institute for IT Security of the Ruhr University Bochum.
The Swiss company SonarSource is the market leader in code security. Its analysis software products enjoy the trust of more than 200,000 organizations worldwide and are the industry standard for teams and organizations.
RIPS Technologies has been part of the portfolio of the venture capital investor eCAPITAL for a few years. For the sole investor in RIPS, this means a very successful exit, with an IRR of 63% after just 2.5 years since the first investment in the company. The Münster-based venture capitalist focuses on technology companies in the fields of software & IT, IT security, industry 4.0, new materials and cleantech.