SOURCE: Cymphonix


October 06, 2010 08:03 ET

Cymphonix Joins Extreme Networks Go Purple Partners Program to Promote Secure Web Gateways

Extreme Networks to Jointly Promote Cymphonix Network Composer and Network Conductor Product Lines

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - October 6, 2010) -  Cymphonix®, a leader in Secure Web Gateway solutions, today announced that it has joined Extreme Networks® Go Purple Partners program, better enabling the companies to provide enterprise customers with jointly tested high performance Ethernet switches and secure web gateways, including Cymphonix Network Composer® and Network Conductor® product lines.

Extreme Networks Go Purple Partner Program promotes jointly tested network solutions that considered by many to be best in class. These products address network and application performance, security and IP convergence for customers globally.

"Cymphonix is committed to the idea of converged traffic flowing effortlessly both into and out of the enterprise network," said, Dick O'Hara, director of worldwide alliances for Extreme Networks. "By demonstrating interoperability and proven performance between Network Composer and our Black Diamond® and Summit® switches, our customers can better manage and optimize their network traffic, from the Web to the desktop, wired or wirelessly, over the LAN or WAN."

Cymphonix Network Composer, with its new 64-bit XLi™ operating system, was designed to see and manage all converged Internet traffic by sitting in-line at the edge of the network. The appliance can monitor OSI layers 3-7 over a wide range of ports and protocols to provide unmatched visibility and fine-grained control over Web and application traffic.

"We're pleased to participate in Extreme Networks' Go Purple Partners Program as they meet demanding market connectivity challenges, spanning security to communications, with solutions that can better manage converged traffic," said Brent Nixon, president and CEO of Cymphonix. "Extreme Networks works at the heart of the network and Cymphonix protects and manages the edge, including all ports and protocols. Together, a combined solution gives organizations the confidence that their network connectivity and infrastructure is optimized and protected for Web, application and internal traffic."

About Extreme Networks, Inc.
Extreme Networks provides converged Ethernet network infrastructure that supports data, voice and video for enterprises and service providers. The company's network solutions feature high performance, high availability and scalable switching solutions that enable organizations to address real-world communications challenges and opportunities. Operating in more than 50 countries, Extreme Networks provides wired and wireless secure LANs, data center infrastructure and Service Provider Ethernet transport solutions that are complemented by global, 24x7 service and support. For more information, visit:

About Cymphonix
Cymphonix Corporation uses award-winning Secure Web Gateway technology to help organizations cut the time, effort and cost of controlling converged Internet traffic. By providing unmatched visibility and control, Cymphonix can shape, filter, manage and report on network connections for one site or 100+ sites. For more information, go to

Cymphonix®, Network Composer®, Network Conductor™ and XLi™ OS are trademarks of Cymphonix Corporation.

Extreme Networks, Black Diamond and Summit are trademarks of Extreme Networks, Inc. in the United States and other countries. All other names are the property of their respective owners.

Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters set forth in this press release, including without limitation statements as to features and benefits of the products are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date. Because such statements deal with future events, they are subject to risks and uncertainties, including network design and actual results of use of the product in different environments. We undertake no obligation to update the forward-looking information in this release. Other important factors which could cause actual results to differ materially are contained in the Company's 10-Qs and 10-Ks which are on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission.