SOURCE: QED Connect, Inc.

October 22, 2007 09:45 ET

QED Connect Named Finalist in Info Security Products Guide Global Awards

Winners Will Be Honored at Technosium 2008 in Silicon Valley

NASHUA, NH--(Marketwire - October 22, 2007) - QED Connect, Inc., (PINKSHEETS: QEDC) an innovative software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider for the information security market, is pleased to announce that the world's leading publication on security-related products and technologies, Info Security Products Guide, has named Omni Manager a finalist for the 2008 Global Product Excellence Awards in the Wireless/Mobile Security Solution category. The 2008 Global Product Excellence Award winners will be honored on January 30, 2008 at Technosium 2008 (http://www.technosium.com/) during the Info Security Products Guide Global Awards ceremony in Silicon Valley, California. QED Connect will be among other key industry players at this event.

These prestigious global awards recognize security and IT vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of technologies. Omni Manager was voted a finalist by more than 11,000 voters worldwide consisting of end-users, channel partners and readers of Info Security Products Guide. Vendors themselves were not permitted to vote for their products.

"The Internet revolution probably played the greatest role in helping level business fields worldwide," says Rake Narang, editor-in-chief, Info Security Products Guide. "Companies such as QED Connect are behind the products and technologies that are fuelling this revolution. By offering essential security applications in one web-based service that can be deployed anywhere in the world, Omni Manager enables businesses to effectively manage and protect their remote networks, laptops and wireless devices. This represents great innovation in solving the many security and productivity challenges presented by today's virtual workforce."

About Info Security Products Guide Awards

Info Security Products Guide sponsors leading conferences and expos worldwide and plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow's technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit www.infosecurityproductsguide.com and stay secured.

About QED Connect, Inc.

QED Connect, Inc. is an information security Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider that gives organizations visibility, management and control of activity on all their computers, laptops and wireless devices. The company's popular SaaS, Omni Manager, is a web-hosted software application completely maintained and operated by QED. Customers do not install any software on their end, yet they obtain the benefits of packaged, commercially licensed software without the complexity and high cost.

Omni Manager is an affordable way to monitor and manage how employees are using company computers and the Internet at any time, from any location in the world This solves the problems created by today's 'virtual' work environment of branch offices, remote workers and traveling employees. Omni Manager offers all the essential security applications in one subscription-based service, including e-mail and Internet filtering and blocking, anti-virus, instant messaging control, application usage monitoring, policy management and reporting. ROI is delivered in the form of improved employee productivity, cost savings and operational efficiencies. SaaS is a rapidly growing market, projected to reach $10.9 billion in revenue by 2009. For complete product information, please visit www.qedconnect.com.

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Contact Information

  • Trade/Media Relations:
    Sandy Moul
    QED Connect, Inc.
    Tel: (949) 419-6177
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