SBA Research gGmbH
SBA Research researches and develops solutions in information security. Information security protects IT infrastructure and data against damages done by persons or events. Thereby the results of fundamental research are the basis for applied research and development.
SBA Research was founded in 2006 as the first Austrian research center for information security. Through scientific research of information security we develop practical and applicable solutions, while focusing on current issues like cyber security.
SBA Research employs approx. 100 people and is by now the largest research center in Austria which exclusively addresses information security. The center is part of the Austrian COMET excellence program (COMET – Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies). SBA Research is active in numerous national and international projects funded by e.g. KIRAS, FWF, Bridge, FP7, ITEA - and works closely with renowned research institutes from all over the world. Moreover, the center participates in a number of research networks, e.g. COST, ERCIM, ETSI, EC3.
Role and Key Contribution
- Development of practical and applicable solutions to improve IT security
- Bridging science and industry
- Collaboration with Austrian and international partners in various projects and initiatives