SOURCE: Tufin Technologies

May 29, 2007 08:00 ET

Tufin Technologies Unveils Worldwide Channel Partner Program

Tufin Announces Compuquip and Flat Earth as First North American Additions to Tufin Channel Partner Program

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - May 29, 2007) - Check Point Experience 2007 -- Tufin Technologies, the leading provider of Firewall Operations Management solutions that enable organizations to enhance security, reduce service interruptions and automate manual tasks, today announced its official launch of U.S. sales efforts through the unveiling of its worldwide Tufin Channel Partner Program. The new channel partner program builds on Tufin's fast-paced U.S. growth throughout 2006, with more than 20 large U.S. corporations already relying on Tufin's SecureTrack Firewall Operations Management solution. Tufin announced the new Channel Partner Program today during the opening of Check Point Experience 2007 in Orlando, Florida.

Tufin's SecureTrack 4.0, the latest release of the company's flagship solution, allows large enterprises to greatly enhance the effectiveness of their firewall policies. Through patent-pending technology, SecureTrack supports Check Point, Cisco and Juniper firewalls to easily monitor, test and audit corporate policies -- adding enormous capabilities for IT administrators that must manage never-ending firewall policy changes. SecureTrack holds the rigorous OPSEC certification from Check Point.

"Our official entrance into the U.S. market and our introduction of a global channel partner program illustrate the tremendously fast growth Tufin continues to experience, as well as our commitment to providing important local support for customers," said Ruvi Kitov, CEO of Tufin Technologies. "Some of the world's largest corporations are praising Tufin's SecureTrack solution as the industry's most innovative firewall operations management technology. The U.S. market and the first channel partners we've recently signed in the U.S. show remarkable promise."

Compuquip and Flat Earth: First North American Channel Program Members

The Tufin Channel Partner Program stands as the company's international initiative to offer distributors and resellers full sales and technical training, beta program access, and direct Tufin support, among many other benefits. Tufin offers powerful partner tools, an online partner center, as well as a simple program structure designed to enhance growth and profitability.

With more than 24 channel partners spanning 27 countries, Tufin's Channel Partner Program continues to grow quickly since its initial start in 2005. Tufin's channel partners offer important local support through certified security experts that offer proven expertise in Firewall Operations Management and large-scale network environments.

"In its 27th year of offering customers quality, cost-effective security solutions, Compuquip realizes the need to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of organizations' firewall policies," said Brad Reed, director of Internet security at Miami, Florida-based Compuquip Technologies, Inc. "We are pleased to partner with Tufin to bring its highly innovative SecureTrack technology to our large network of customers -- allowing them to deploy a powerful firewall operations management solution backed by Tufin's high level of technical expertise. We see significant U.S. growth potential for Tufin, as its SecureTrack solution provides organizations with greater security as well as compliance with corporate and industry requirements."

"Our large customers must efficiently and consistently match corporate policies with firewall changes, and we see Tufin's SecureTrack firewall operations management solution as the clear choice for optimizing and auditing firewall policies," said Dave Wilson, South Eastern regional director at Nashville, Tennessee-based Flat Earth Networking, Inc. "Flat Earth is committed to increasing value and reducing costs through innovative technology. We're pleased to partner with Tufin to offer the easily-installed SecureTrack solution to our firewall customers, as it's a time-tested, proven tool for large companies battling the constantly-changing firewall configurations and auditing requirements -- in any industry."

To learn more about the new Tufin Channel Partner Program, visit http://www.tufin.com/partners_overview.php.

Tufin is a member of Check Point's OPSEC Partner Program and a Silver Sponsor of the Check Point Experience 2007 conference in Orlando, May 29-31st. For more information on the Check Point Experience event, visit www.checkpoint.com/experience.

About SecureTrack

Tufin SecureTrack is the leading Firewall Operations Management Solution. SecureTrack enables organizations to enhance security, reduce service interruptions and automate day-to-day tasks through powerful firewall management capabilities and reporting. In trials and direct comparisons with the competition, SecureTrack displays a clear advantage in terms of functionality and ease of use. Led by firewall industry veterans with an in-depth understanding of the problems and challenges that operation teams face, Tufin offers the specialized knowledge and skill required to address challenges most effectively. For more information on SecureTrack, visit http://www.tufin.com/products_overview.php.

About Tufin Technologies

Tufin Technologies is a leading provider of Firewall Operations Management solutions that enable large organizations to enhance security, reduce service interruptions and automate repetitive, manual tasks. SecureTrack, Tufin's flagship product, helps firewall operations teams to control and manage policy changes, analyze risks, and ensure business continuity. With SecureTrack, managers easily understand the big picture and align operations with corporate security standards that match compliance requirements. Founded in 2003 by specialized firewall experts, Tufin understands the requirements of security operations teams. Tufin serves some of the largest companies worldwide. Visit www.tufin.com.

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