Aktiv Company is a leading Russian vendor of authentication solutions and information security products. The company has been on the market since 1994. Key business streams:
- Software protection against piracy — Guardant
- Hardware authentication and e-signature solutions — Rutoken.
Over the last 20 years, Aktiv has earned a reputation for being a trustworthy vendor of information security solutions. The company employs top Russian e-security professionals.
Aktiv earned renown as the developer of the first Russian software protection dongles marketed under the Guardant brand. The Guardant product lineup currently features local dongles and their network versions as well as software for strong copy protection of all types of applications. Guardant solutions offer the most advanced software copy protection capabilities based on dongles.
The Rutoken project was launched in 2002. Since then, Rutoken products have taken a commanding lead in the market for hardware- and software-based authentication, information security, and e-signature solutions. Rutoken electronic identifiers are the principal key storage devices used in nationwide Russian projects based on e-signature technologies and the public key infrastructure (PKI).
Aktiv has an active partner status with Microsoft (Gold Certified Partner with Gold Application Development competency) and VmWare (Technology Alliance Partner of the Elite level), authorized participant of the MFi program.