With idgard as a product of uniscon GmbH – a subsidiary of TÜV SÜD – we develop secure cloud solutions for companies with the highest demands.
The future of digital work is cloud collaboration. With idgard, we make it compliant with privacy protection, so every company and every organisation can network, communicate and collaborate securely.
Our vision is to become the most trusted global platform for secure content collaboration and hereby to allow everyone the opportunity to benefit from cloud collaboration – to write new success stories without being exposed to the risks of the cloud.
That’s why we enable uncompromising, secure cloud-based work. Everywhere and everytime.
Trust, integrity, and confidentiality are the backbone of collaboration between people and businesses in a connected world. We provide the platform to instantly enable everyone, across all industries, to conduct business with the confidence that their content is safe, during all stages of the data lifecycle.
We always develop idgard with ease of use in mind. To make cloud collaboration easy, efficient and barrier-free for everyone.
idgard paves the way to the digital future for companies and organisations where data protection and confidentiality are paramount. Inadequate security should no longer be an obstacle to cloud collaboration for anyone.
Our development team does its best for this. It currently consists of around 60 developers who are constantly optimising idgard as a premium product in secure cloud collaboration.
awards and memberships
experienced and talented employees at uniscon
nationalities in the team
employees at the parent company TÜV SÜD
Founding of uniscon GmbH
The first idgard version is tested
Sealed Cloud is the winner of the BMWi’s Trusted Cloud tender
official launch of idgard at CeBIT
Official launch of idgard for business customers at CeBIT
idgard becomes Cloud Leader Germany of the Experton Group
idgard receives TCDP protection class III
uniscon becomes a subsidiary of TÜV SÜD
uniscon achieves 3rd place in Technology Fast 50
Sealed Cloud Receives 1st Place Data Center Award
idgard receives a grade of 1.5 in the .com Professional comparison
idgard is the winner of the Professional User Rating Digital Solutions in the file sharing contest
The uniscon GmbH management team around Karl Altmann (CEO), Jens Schmalz (CFO), Ansgar Dirkmann (Head of Sales), Markus Kieslich (VP Marketing & Inside Sales), Julia Kessel (HR Director) and Jörg Marcus Horn (CPO) combine decades of expertise in IT security, software, product and business development – in leading positions in Germany and worldwide.
As an agile team with a strong mindset for innovative ideas, we take security in the cloud to a new level.
The experienced IT security specialist Karl Altmann has been leading the business of uniscon GmbH since March 2018. He counts on two decades of professional experience in the IT security sector and is considered a practice-oriented manager with extensive sales experience. Among other things, Mr Altmann was Area Vice President of the DACH region (Germany, Austria, and Switzerland) at Imperva, a leading provider of data and application security solutions. Before that he was a co-founder of SINUUM GmbH, a value-added distributor for security solutions. He also served as President and CEO for the cybersecurity company Microdasys in the US and Europe
Cybersecurity expert Jörg Marcus Horn joined uniscon in April 2019 and became Chief Product Officer a year later. He has been working in the IT sector for more than 20 years, including over 18 years at Utimaco, a provider of high security technologies.
His areas of expertise include business and sales development. With his extensive experience, he is responsible for the strategic development of the Secure Content Collaboration Platform idgard.
Since 2019, Jens Schmalz is with uniscon in his role as Chief Financial Officer and authorised offer. Overall Jens has 17 years of experience in the financial sector including prior roles in the Corporate Finance Department of Deutsche Bank and Director in the Mergers & Acquisitions department of TUV SUD.
His responsibilities comprise finance, accounting, legal, tax and commercial operations.