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Series F | Alive

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Last Raised

$300M | 3 yrs ago

About Forter

Forter focuses on fraud prevention and protection in the digital commerce industry. The company offers services such as fraud management, payment optimization, chargeback recovery, identity protection, and abuse prevention, all aimed at increasing revenue, reducing losses, and enhancing the customer experience. It primarily serves the digital commerce industry. It was founded in 2013 and is based in New York, New York.

Headquarters Location

575 Fifth Avenue 9th Floor

New York, New York, 10017,

United States



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ESPs containing Forter

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Enterprise Tech / Cybersecurity

The fraud detection & prevention market offers a range of technology solutions to help businesses combat fraudulent activity across digital and physical channels. These solutions provide real-time analysis of potential customer interactions as well as identity verification and authentication capabilities. The market is driven by the growth of e-commerce and the increasing sophistication of crimina…

Forter named as Outperformer among 15 other companies, including ComplyAdvantage, Signifyd, and Featurespace.

Forter's Products & Differentiators

    Forter Payment Protection

    Forter’s Payment Protection platform provides accurate, real-time decisions for every transaction -- allowing more good buyers to make purchases while keeping fraud out. The Payment Protection platform includes solutions to help merchants deal with transaction fraud, phone fraud, and omnichannel fraud. Additionally, the platform offers solutions to help with PSD2 protection, Forter’s Trusted Authorization solution to connect merchants directly with issuing banks, and Forter’s 100% chargeback guarantee to erase chargeback costs from a merchant’s bottom line.


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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Forter in 10 CB Insights research briefs, most recently on Feb 27, 2023.

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Forter is included in 10 Expert Collections, including E-Commerce.



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Forter Patents

Forter has filed 3 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • online payments
  • payment service providers
  • payment systems
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Rules of inference, Data management, Information technology management, Transaction processing, Internet culture


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Network as a Service Market Size to Grow by USD 19.99 billion from 2022 to 2027 | Akamai Technologies Inc., AppsFlyer Ltd., Cisco Systems Inc. and more among the key companies in the market - Technavio

Dec 6, 2023

| Akamai Technologies Inc., AppsFlyer Ltd., Cisco Systems Inc. and more among the key companies in the market - Technavio News provided by Share this article Share toX NEW YORK, Dec. 5, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Technavio categorizes the  global network as a service market as a part of the Data Processing & Outsourced Services market. The global network as a service market size is estimated to increase by USD 19.99 billion, growing at a CAGR of 19.9% from 2022 to 2027. The global network as a service market is fragmented, with the presence of several global as well as regional vendors. A few prominent vendors that offer network as a service in the market are Akamai Technologies Inc., AppsFlyer Ltd., Cisco Systems Inc., DATADOME group, Forter Ltd., Human Security Inc., Imperva Inc., InfiSecure Technologies Inc., Intechnica Ltd., Kasada Pty Ltd., Microsoft Corp., Nokia Corp., Oracle Corp., Pixalate Europe Ltd., Reblaze Technologies Ltd., Shape Software Inc., Six Dee Netad Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Stealth Network Services, Telstra Ltd., The Drupal Association, Variti International GmbH, and VMware Inc. and others. The global network as a service market is at its growing stage. Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Network as a Service Market 2023-2027 This network as a service market report extensively covers market segmentation by end-user (IT and telecom, BFSI, manufacturing, healthcare, and retail and others), type (WAN as a service and LAN as a service), and geography (North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and Middle East and Africa). Discover some insights on market size historic period (2017 to 2021) and Forecast (2023 to 2027) before buying the full report -  Request a sample report Vendor Offerings - Forter Ltd. - The company offers network as a service solutions such as Identity Protection and Abuse Prevention. Akamai Technologies Inc. - The company offers network as a service solutions such as Create Firewall, and DNS Manager. Cisco Systems Inc. - The company offers network as a service solutions namely Cisco Networking What's New? - Special coverage on the Russia-Ukraine war; global inflation; recovery analysis from COVID-19; supply chain disruptions, global trade tensions; and risk of recession Global competitiveness and key competitor positions Market presence across multiple geographical footprints - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Buy the report! Global Network As A Service Market - Segmentation Assessment Segment Overview Technavio has segmented the market based on End-user (IT and telecom, BFSI, Manufacturing, Healthcare, and Retail and others), Type (WAN as a service and LAN as a service), and Geography (North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and Middle East and Africa). IT and telecom segment accounted for the largest share of the market in 2022. Network infrastructure plays an important role in IT and telecom as it bridges the digital divide by providing high-speed network services and solving bandwidth bottlenecks at low cost. Several IT-based organizations are extensively adopting network as a service solutions to leverage data for churn forecasting, pricing suggestions, revenue forecasting, fraud detection, and prospect segmentation. Such aspects are expected to drive growth of IT and telecom segment, during the forecast period. Geography Overview By geography, the global network as a service market is segmented into North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and Middle East and Africa. The report provides actionable insights and estimates the contribution of all regions to the growth of the global network as a service market. North America is estimated to contribute 36% to the growth of the global market during the forecast period. North America has a highly developed telecommunication infrastructure, driving the demand for network as a service solutions. The increasing demand for network management solutions that can support the digital transformation initiatives of organizations is propelling market growth, primarily in the US and Canada. For insights on global, regional, and country-level parameters with growth opportunities from 2017 to 2027 -  Download a Sample Report Global Network As A Service Market – Market Dynamics Leading Drivers - The growth of the market depends on several factors, including the increasing use of cloud services by enterprises, the high reliability and security for mission-critical business applications, and the rising demand for widespread and high-speed network coverage. With the increasing acceptance of technology and growing consumer awareness of the cloud, there is a growing demand from businesses for cloud-based solutions as the technology enables users to easily access data from remote locations. Businesses' growing awareness of the importance of saving money and resources by moving data to the cloud rather than building and maintaining on-premises infrastructure is driving demand for cloud-based solutions among large enterprises and SMBs. Key Trends - The growing inclination towards cloud technology is the main trend in the development of the global network services market. Increase in investment and collaboration with vendors and network virtualization from major vendors are driving the market growth. Businesses need networks that can access their applications, infrastructure, and other computing resources when needed. Major challenges - The rising complexity of modern networks is a major challenge to the growth of the global network as a service (NaaS) market. Networks become more challenging to manage and monitor as they get bigger, more diverse, and more distributed. For this, more sophisticated network-as-a-service options are needed, ones that offer better network visibility and control. Large amounts of data, such as network traffic, device configurations, and performance metrics, are produced by modern networks. Driver, Trend & Challenges are the factor of market dynamics which states about consequences & sustainability of the businesses, find some insights from a free sample report! What are the key data covered in this Network As A Service Market report? CAGR of the market during the forecast period Detailed information on factors that will drive the growth of the Network As A Service Market between 2023 and 2027 Precise estimation of the size of the Network As A Service Market size and its contribution to the market in focus on the parent market Accurate predictions about upcoming trends and changes in consumer behavior Growth of the Network As A Service Market industry across North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and Middle East and Africa A thorough analysis of the market's competitive landscape and detailed information about vendors Comprehensive analysis of factors that will challenge the growth of Network As A Service Market vendors Related Reports: The data center and network third party hardware maintenance service market  share is expected to increase by USD 2.60 billion from 2021 to 2026, and the market's growth momentum will accelerate at a CAGR of 13.28%. The firewall as a service market  share is expected to increase by USD 1.06 billion from 2021 to 2026, and the market's growth momentum will accelerate at a CAGR of 19.9%. TOC About Us Technavio is a leading global technology research and advisory company. Their research and analysis focuses on emerging market trends and provides actionable insights to help businesses identify market opportunities and develop effective strategies to optimize their market positions. With over 500 specialized analysts, Technavio's report library consists of more than 17,000 reports and counting, covering 800 technologies, spanning across 50 countries. Their client base consists of enterprises of all sizes, including more than 100 Fortune 500 companies. This growing client base relies on Technavio's comprehensive coverage, extensive research, and actionable market insights to identify opportunities in existing and potential markets and assess their competitive positions within changing market scenarios. 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Forter Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Forter founded?

    Forter was founded in 2013.

  • Where is Forter's headquarters?

    Forter's headquarters is located at 575 Fifth Avenue, New York.

  • What is Forter's latest funding round?

    Forter's latest funding round is Series F.

  • How much did Forter raise?

    Forter raised a total of $525M.

  • Who are the investors of Forter?

    Investors of Forter include Scale Venture Partners, March Capital, NewView Capital, Sequoia Capital, Bessemer Venture Partners and 17 more.

  • Who are Forter's competitors?

    Competitors of Forter include, Vesta, FUGU,, ClearSale and 7 more.

  • What products does Forter offer?

    Forter's products include Forter Payment Protection and 4 more.

  • Who are Forter's customers?

    Customers of Forter include TAG Heuer, SNIPES, Priceline, and Nordstrom.


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Signifyd Logo

Signifyd provides e-commerce fraud protection and prevention services. The company offers services, including revenue protection, abuse prevention, and payment compliance, all aimed at maximizing conversion and eliminating fraud and consumer abuse. These services primarily cater to the e-commerce industry. Signifyd was founded in 2011 and is based in San Jose, California.

Sift Logo

Sift provides real-time machine learning fraud prevention solutions for online businesses. Its machine-learning software automatically learns and detects fraudulent behavioral patterns and alerts businesses before they or their customers are defrauded. It provides its services in a wide range of industries such as financial technology, retail, payment service providers, and more. It was formerly known as Sift Science. It was founded in 2011 and is based in San Francisco, California.

Shield Logo

Shield is a software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based self-learning fraud prevention solution for e-commerce. It combines latest fraud detection technology with machine learning, predictive analytics, and big data that runs on an optimized risk algorithm to compute the decision for accepting or rejecting each transaction. It was formerly known as CashShield. It was founded in 2008 and is based in Singapore, Singapore.


NS8 is an eCommerce company that provides abuse, fraud, and user experience protection tools. The company uses behavioral analytics, real-time user scoring, and global monitoring to optimize and protect against threats, which give eCommerce merchants insight into their real customers.

Ravelin Logo

Ravelin provides fraud and payment authentication solutions for businesses. The company offers solutions such as online payment fraud, account security, policy abuse, marketplace fraud, and more. It was founded in 2014 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Vesta Logo

Vesta offers a transaction guarantee platform for online purchases and electronic payment solutions. It is engaged in fraud protection and e-commerce payment solutions that assist online merchants, telcos, payment processors and acquirers optimize revenue by helping eliminate the fear of fraud through a variety of channels, including the internet, mobile phones, retail point of sale, and mobile commerce applications. Vesta was formerly known as Carrier Services. The company was founded in 1995 and is based in Lake Oswego, Oregon.


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