Shift5 Team

July 30, 2020

Together with the government, Shift5 will work toward bolstering the cyber defense of Army vehicles and researching alternative methods to secure the operating systems of the Army fleet. Michael Weigand, co-founder and President of Shift5, considers the agreement as an opportunity to grow the company’s commercial operational technology cybersecurity solutions and use cases for Shift5. It […]

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Shift5 Team

June 17, 2020

WASHINGTON, June 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Shift5, Inc., a cybersecurity company, announces that it has been awarded a $1.5M Phase II Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) contract from the US Air Force through the AFWERX SBIR technology innovation program. AFWERX’s mission is to enhance the effectiveness of the Air Force by enabling thoughtful, deliberate, ground-up […]

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Shift5 Team

May 1, 2020

Shift5 was honored by DCA Live and Arlington Economic Development as a Red Hot Cyber company in February! Red Hot Cyber celebration at Ballston’s Marymount University – arlnow.com Arlington is a great place to start a cybersecurity company, and a fantastic place to live and work. With close proximity to federal agencies on the forefront […]

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Shift5 Team

May 1, 2020

Checkout this great article by builtin.com’s Sunny Betz. SHIFT5 Founded: 2019 Focus: Cybersecurity Given Washington D.C.’s status as a center of both national and international power, it’s no surprise that so many of the city’s startups have a focus on security and defense. Shift5 has found its niche in specifically the defense of operational technology, working to maintain the safety of the […]

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Shift5 Team

April 2, 2020

WASHINGTON, April 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Shift5, Inc., a cybersecurity company, announces its Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC). Headquartered in Warren, Michigan, the GVSC is the US Armed Forces’ research and development facility for advanced technology in ground vehicle systems. “The CRADA […]

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Shift5 Team

January 14, 2020

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Cybersecurity company Shift5, Inc., announces that it has been awarded a Phase I Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) contract from the US Air Force through its SBIR AFWERX technology innovation program. This innovation program accelerates the development of cybersecurity technology for Air Force aircrafts and other operational technology (OT) […]

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Shift5 Team

September 12, 2019

Shift5: Intrusion Detection for Vehicles and Embedded Platforms PetaCrunch: How would you describe Shift5 in a single tweet? Michael Weigand: Shift5 provides a unified cyber security solution to protect serial data buses (like those powering planes, trains, and tanks) from devastating cyber attacks. PetaCrunch: How did it all start any why?… Read The Full Interview

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Shift5 Team

September 1, 2019

Shift5, Inc. a cybersecurity company that builds hardware and software products to defend weapon systems, air platforms, and commercial transportation systems raised an additional $2.5 million in venture funding. Squadra Ventures led the round, with supporting capital from Broadway Potomac, Lamphere Capital, Outland, Nue Capital, and Emerging Ventures. Michael Weigand, co-founder and Chief Executive Officer […]

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