Untangle was founded with the vision of untangling the complexities of technology, initially targeting network security and control for small business, schools and homes. The company follows Open Source development practices to create better code and make it widely available.
The Untangle Gateway, the world is first commercial-grade open source solution for blocking spam, spyware, viruses, adware and unwanted content on the network, provides a free and better alternative to costly, inflexible proprietary appliances.
Untangle is applications are currently being used in tens of thousands of businesses in a variety of industries, including financial services, real estate, education, bio-science, and professional services. Over 1 million computers are now protected by an Untangle gateway.