SOURCE: Anonymizer, Inc.

June 21, 2005 09:00 ET

Anonymizer and Carahsoft Enter Into Reseller Agreement

Anonymizer Online Identity Protection Solutions Now Available to Public Sector via Carahsoft GSA Schedule

Government Webinar Addresses Online Identity and Security Issues

SAN DIEGO, CA and ARLINGTON, VA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 21, 2005 -- Anonymizer®, Inc., the leading provider of online identity protection solutions, and Carahsoft Technology Corp., a government-focused information technology solutions provider, today announced that the two companies have signed a definitive reseller agreement. The alliance provides government agencies and organizations with an easier avenue by which to obtain Anonymizer online identity protection solutions through Carahsoft's GSA schedule.

Since 1995, Anonymizer has been acknowledged as the leading provider of privacy and identity protection software and services worldwide, with the public sector being a key market. With more than two million users worldwide, Anonymizer's U.S.-based government customers include some of the largest agencies, such as the Department of Justice and the Department of Defense.

"This alliance will expand our presence and ability to serve the government market," said Bill Unrue, CEO, Anonymizer. "Through this partnership, Anonymizer also strengthens its channel strategy with a market leader."

Carahsoft provides information technology solutions, products and services to government agencies. Customers include the U.S. Army, Air Force, State of Virginia, Veterans Administration (VA), and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

"As the leading brand of software for online identity protection, we welcome Anonymizer as an enhancement to our GSA Schedule," said Craig P. Abod, president, Carahsoft. "We have years of experience within the public sector and proven track record for bringing technology solutions to government users. We look forward to providing our customers with a safe and secure Internet experience that meets their identity protection needs as part of our solutions package."

The GSA Schedule is the contract vehicle used by government agencies to select vendors. Contractors are selected based upon rigorous criteria and their track records for high caliber service. Please call Carahsoft at 888-662-2724 for more information on Anonymizer's GSA pricing.

Free Government Webinar

A complimentary Webinar for government officials, employees, and information technology professionals will be held on June 29, 2005, to address the online threats that face government agencies today. The Webinar will discuss issues of cyber-terrorism, non-attribution services to open source intelligence, and protecting the integrity of government operations when utilizing the Internet.

Register for the Webinar, "If You Are Online, You're Exposed," at http://www.carahsoft.com/anonymizer/Anonymizer01/Anonymizer01.html or call 1-888-662-2724.


About Carahsoft Technology Corporation

Carahsoft Technology Corp. is a government-focused technology provider delivering information technology products, services and training to Federal State, Local and Education customers on behalf of a select group of top-tier manufacturers. Carahsoft's government customers benefit from highly specialized solutions provided through Carahsoft's dedicated technical sales and marketing teams. Carahsoft is headquartered outside of Washington, D.C., in Northern Virginia. For further information, please visit www.carahsoft.com, or call 888-662-2724.

About Anonymizer, Inc.

Anonymizer is the leading provider of Internet privacy and security solutions for consumers, corporations, government agencies and other organizations. The company provides safe and secure Web experiences to over two million global Internet users. Anonymizer identity protection solutions have been used to protect over four billion Web pages since the company's inception in 1995. Anonymizer is privately held and headquartered in San Diego, California. www.anonymizer.com

*Anonymizer is a registered trademark of Anonymizer, Inc. All other names and trademarks are the property of their respective firms.

Contact Information

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    Paula Dunne
    Contos Dunne Communications LLC
    for Anonymizer, Inc.
    Phone: 1-408-776-1400
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    Julie Dutton
    Carahsoft Technology Corp.
    Phone: 1-703-871-8517
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