SOURCE: Aventail

August 09, 2005 12:20 ET

Aventail Continues IPSec Replacement Campaign Following Successful Promotion

Customers Replaced IPSec VPNs From Cisco, Nortel, Juniper, Watchguard, Sonicwall, and Others With the Aventail SSL VPN

SEATTLE, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 9, 2005 -- Aventail's IPSec replacement campaign has been so successful the company is re-launching the program today through September 30, 2005. The campaign allows prospective enterprise customers to replace their current IPSec or other underperforming VPN solutions and receive up to $100,000 off the cost of a new Aventail appliance. To date, customers have replaced VPNs from Cisco, Nortel, Juniper, Watchguard, Sonicwall, Novell, Symantec, Secure Computing, and others.

This campaign follows the launch of Aventail's latest platform release, the Aventail Smart SSL VPN version 8.5, positioned as the IPSec replacement VPN for all remote access. Featuring Aventail's patent-pending Smart Tunneling technology, the Aventail VPN is the first solution, IPSec or SSL, to guarantee secure communication to all applications, for both managed and unmanaged devices, with the most comprehensive clientless and client-based access options.

Details on the promotion can be found on the Aventail Web site at: Interested companies will be quickly contacted by an Aventail channel partner.

About Aventail

Aventail is the leading SSL VPN product company and the authority on secure application access technology. Aventail delivered the first SSL VPN solution in 1997, and today, Aventail meets the secure communication needs of more than one million end users in over 75 countries. Aventail's family of SSL VPN appliances increases productivity for end users and IT professionals, while maximizing security and lowering costs. Aventail appliances are built on Aventail's proven platform, which leads the industry in End Point Control, policy management, and transparent, easy-to-use access options to the broadest range of applications. Aventail is the SSL VPN of choice among leading enterprises and service providers worldwide, such as AT&T, DuPont, IBM Global Services, MCI, Netifice, Office Depot, Sanyo, and TNT. Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Aventail has an extensive global network of channel partners and sales support offices. For more information, go to

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