VMRay Milestones

45+ years of malware analysis expertise with 100+ employees across the global, pioneering threat detection technology.

Innovation is in Our DNA

At VMRay, our purpose is to liberate the world from undetectable digital threats.

Led by reputable cyber security pioneers, we develop best-of-breed technologies to detect unknown threats that others miss. Thus, we empower organizations to augment and automate security operations by providing the world’s best threat detection and analysis platform.

We help organizations build and grow their products, services, operations, and relationships on secure ground that allows them to focus on what matters with ultimate peace of mind. This, for us, is the foundation stone of digital transformation.

45 +Years

Executive Experience in Malware Analysis

100 +Employees

Across our Two Offices in Bochum, Germany & Boston, MA

Led by security pioneers

Our founders, Dr. Carsten Willems and Dr. Ralf Hund, were early pioneers in automated threat detection and analysis.

Technical to the core

VMRay was born and raised in the deep. As the experts of unknown threats, we understand your challenges

Making a big difference

VMRay offers the best threat detection and analysis platform for advanced malware and phishing threats.


Founders completed PHD program at the Ruhr-University in Bochum, pioneering sandbox technology.


VMRay GmbH founded.


First round of investment completed.


Awarded "Startup of the Year", Entry into the global market


VMRay Inc. founded in Boston, second round of investment completed


Started Sales & Marketing team USA, growing to 45 employees.


Further organizational development, growth to 70 employees.


Third round of investment, growth to 90 employees.


Investment Series B, over 100 employees with growing Global Sales Team.


Expanded portfolio with VMRay Email Threat Defender.


Extending its technology stack with Machine Learning.

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