HQ: San Francisco
CEO: Adrian Turner
New Funding: $25 million
Backers: Trident Capital, Intel Capital, Shasta, Southern Cross, Symantec
Security upstart Mocana, founded in 2004, provides software for securing mobile devices as well as tools that mobile device manufacturers can build into their products for added security. The company's main product is the Mobile Application Protection (MAP) solution for exerting full control over mobile apps without having to write code. It also hosts an annual security symposium, the Amphion Forum, which this year takes place Dec. 5 in San Francisco.