Qualys, Inc. is the leading provider of on demand security risk and compliance management solutions. It is the only security company that delivers these solutions through a single software-as-a-service platform. The QualysGuard service allows organizations to strengthen the security of their networks with automated security audits, and document compliance with policies and regulations. As a scalable and open platform, QualysGuard enables partners to broaden their managed security offerings and expand consulting services. QualysGuard is the widest deployed security on demand solution in the world, performing over 150 million IP audits per year. The privately-held company is headquartered in Redwood Shores, Calif.