SOURCE: WebSpy

January 10, 2008 23:30 ET

WebSpy Attains Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Status

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - January 10, 2008) - WebSpy (ASX: WSY), a global provider of Internet, email and network reporting and analysis tools, announced that it has attained Gold Certified Partner status in the Microsoft Partner Program, with a competency in ISV/Software.

Ms. Pip Marlow, Director SMB and Channels, Microsoft Australia, said, "As a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, WebSpy had demonstrated a high level of competency and expertise with Microsoft technologies and proven its ability to meet customer needs."

The status will bring a rich set of benefits to WebSpy including advance access to the latest Microsoft platforms and development environments and the ability to further promote its long standing expertise and relationship with Microsoft to its customer base.

The WebSpy Reporting and Analysis platform, which is developed on the Microsoft .NET environment, enables organizations -- from Fortune 500 corporations to public sector, education institutions and small to medium business -- the ability to unobtrusively and effectively report and analyze employee usage of Internet, email and network resources through mining of mission critical log data.

WebSpy Products such as the award-winning Vantage and ISA Server Suite have delivered to companies real business benefits by reducing risk and increasing productivity, whilst facilitating harmonious and open relations between employees and employers. WebSpy's COO Lagis Zavros, said that, "The tools are a great way for companies to truly assess and drive the behavior of their employees towards responsible usage of the network and Internet without alienating them." He added, "This recognition by Microsoft further cements our relationship and shows that the Microsoft Partner Program can deliver real business value to partners."

WebSpy supports over 150 vendor solutions and as a Microsoft Independent Software Vendor (ISV) WebSpy also offers Microsoft's Internet Security and Acceleration Server (ISA) as a unified solution for protecting organizations from Internet threats and reporting on user activity. For further details refer to:

http://www.webspy.com/isaserver/index.aspx

Full versions of the WebSpy products are available to download and trial, free for 30 days, at: http://www.webspy.com/products

About WebSpy Ltd

WebSpy has been established for 11 years with over 6000 active customers and offices strategically located in the United States, United Kingdom and Australia. An extensive network of appointed Resellers and Distributors are supported by teams based in those regions. WebSpy provides Internet management tools that enable organizations to make informed decisions to help mitigate risk and maximize productivity. With an ever increasing threat to organizations from internal Internet misuse, WebSpy helps to limit and control recreational use of the Internet at work as well as provide Network Monitoring for valuable insight into the health of systems.

WebSpy has representation on Microsoft's Worldwide ISV Partner Advisory Council (PAC).

Contact Information

  • For all other information please visit our website at www.WebSpy.com or
    contact
    Lagis Zavros
    WebSpy
    Head Office: +61 8 9321 3322