SOURCE: AEP Networks

March 03, 2009 08:00 ET

AEP Networks Extends Canadian Presence With INSA Partner Agreement

Specialty IT Network Security Firm to Provide AEP Products to Canadian Market

SOMERSET, NJ--(Marketwire - March 3, 2009) - AEP Networks today announced an Accredited Partner Agreement with INSA, a Canadian-based service and consulting firm specializing in IT Network Security. Under the terms of this agreement, INSA will offer AEP Networks' comprehensive security products suite, specifically focusing on AEP Keyper and AEP Netilla VE.

"INSA is well known for delivering network security solutions and support packages that suit the needs of any size client -- large or small. In particular, they have a strong reputation for providing excellent services to government customers, including many of the Canadian federal government departments. We look forward to working with INSA to enhance our presence in the Canadian market," said Pat Donnellan, CEO of AEP Networks.

AEP's integrated portfolio of security products includes secure communications and secure networking -- such as SSL VPNs and high assurance IPSec-based VPN encryptors for site-to-site and remote access, and hardware security modules for key management. Through the agreement with INSA, AEP's hardware security modules and SSL VPN products will be available to a wider audience of Canadian government agencies, universities and utilities.

"We pride ourselves on being a best-of-breed reseller, and by that, we mean that we only recommend the best product line in its class or category," stated Jerry Glowka, vice president of Sales, INSA. "We feel that our customers -- which range from Fortune 500 companies to educational institutions -- will benefit greatly from our relationship with AEP Networks. We anticipate that by offering Keyper and Netilla VE, we will enhance our ability to address our clients' most demanding security requirements."

To learn more or to order AEP Networks' products through INSA, please visit www.insacorp.com.

About INSA

Formed in 2002, Integrated Network Security Alliance (INSA) is an independent, privately held, Ottawa-based company. INSA is a boutique sales and consulting firm, specializing in Information Security, Technology and Consulting. INSA sets itself apart by pursuing proven technologies on the cutting edge while adding value with our strong technical backing. We embrace the responsibility of providing support to our clients.

Over the last five years, INSA has served over one hundred customers including Canadian Federal Government departments, Fortune 500 companies, banks, educational institutions, and large and medium enterprises.

About AEP Networks

AEP Networks offers secure communications and networking for government, enterprise and carriers. We work with systems integrators, managed service providers and the distribution channel to deliver integrated solutions incorporating our leading edge products:

--  Enhanced-grade secure voice and multi-service data platforms (based on
    the vadOS operating system) that support a wide range of communications
    protocols and network topologies
--  High assurance networking via IPSec-based VPN encryptors for site-to-
    site security and remote access
--  Secure remote access to networks and applications -- including virtual
    environments -- via application-layer security gateways and SSL VPNs
--  Hardware Security Modules (HSM) for cryptographic key management and
    storage.
    

Headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey, AEP Networks has key hub offices in the United Kingdom, Malaysia and Australia. For more information, visit www.aepnetworks.com.