Aware, formerly known as Wiretap, is a cloud intelligence platform that adopts the latest advancements in cognitive computing, artificial intelligence and behavioral analytics to amplify enterprise value by monitoring the social graph.

Aware provides enterprise businesses with modern governance, risk & compliance controls and analyzes human behavior within digital conversations to surface valuable, authentic insights into your organization.

Aware was founded in 2016 by Jeff Shumann, Matt Huber, Shawn Domer, and James Tsai. The company is based in Columbus, Ohio.


Aware's flagship product, Aware Risk Management, extends traditional governance and compliance technologies by providing human-centric insight to enhance employee engagement and reduce the risk of unsafe behavior on enterprise collaboration tools.


Aware's comprehensive platform solves common challenges that legal, compliance, information security and IT departments face when rolling out collaboration, including archiving, monitoring, organization insights, DLP, eDiscovery, retention and legal holds.


Aware's solutions are trusted by industry leaders across sectors, including AIG, AstraZeneca, BT Group, Memorial Health, MercadoLibre, Rivian, Sunlife Financial, and Wipro, among many others.


Aware is backed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Spring Mountain Capital, Draper Triangle, Rev1 Ventures, Ohio Innovation Fund, Blue Heron Capital, Allos Ventures, JumpStart, and others. The company raised $60M in Series C round on Oct 13, 20211. This brings Aware's total funding to $93.1M to date.



  • Year founded: 2016
  • Funding Info: $93.1M over 5 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Columbus
  • State: Ohio
  • Country: United States
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