The Global Leader in Data Diode
Owl Cyber Defense leads the world in data diode and cross-domain network cybersecurity. With a constant focus on customers in the military, government, critical infrastructure, and commercial markets, Owl develops market-first, one-way data transfer products to meet a variety of operational needs—from entry level to enterprise.
Owl’s mission is to create market-leading cybersecurity products that help organizations large and small around the world to secure their sensitive networks and assets from cyber threats and data loss. The Owl team are thought leaders in their respective fields and technical pioneers with a culture of innovation and a goal of excellence in everything that they do. From advising and assisting organizations in securing their systems and digital devices to developing cutting-edge data diode technology, Owl is building the future of the network security industry.
The Owl product line is built on over 30 granted technology patents with still more pending. Owl was the first to commercialize data diode technology, the first to develop a powerful server-based, two-card solution, the first to create an all-in-one 1U appliance solution, and the first to develop a compact DIN rail-mountable solution, hardened for use in critical infrastructure environments. Future solutions in development include further miniaturized solutions, specialized mobile/tactical enclosures, and more.
Established in 1999, Owl is headquartered in Danbury, CT and has a proven history in creating best-of-breed data diode cybersecurity products, designed from the ground up with components specifically purposed for one-way transfer. Serving diverse markets worldwide, Owl manufactures and supports network security products for the U.S. intelligence, military, and government communities, critical infrastructure, and commercial enterprises.
Owl’s vision is to develop data-agnostic, scalable and secure one-way communication products for sensitive and critical networks, capable of meeting the current and evolving needs of our customers. To this end, we have partnered with some of the most respected leaders in their industries to deliver the world’s most advanced data diode cybersecurity solutions. Our mission is to help protect sensitive networks around the world from cyber threats and provide valuable information to authorized users and applications on demand.
Originally designed to meet the needs of the U.S. Defense, Intelligence, and Government agencies with Cross Domain Solutions – securely transferring data one-way from one security level domain to another – data diodes have since evolved to support Industrial-Commercial, Public & Private Services, and Energy & Utilities verticals within our Network Security Solutions – hardware-enforced network segmentation and one-way data transfer. As part of our Cross Domain solutions line, Owl offers a range of validated and accredited products, including UCDSMO Baseline-listed solutions.
- ISO 9001:2015 Certified
- NCDSMO Baseline Products
- NATO Approved Products
- US DHS SAFETY Act Designation
- Common Criteria EAL Certified
- NIST SP800-82
- API Standard 1164
- AWWA G440-09
- ISA/IEC 62443
- NRC 5.71
- NERC CIP 002-009
- TUV Safety Testing