SOURCE: Cymphonix

September 30, 2009 12:28 ET

Cymphonix Targets Asia Pacific Market for Global Expansion

Secure Web Gateway Company Builds off Success in Asia -- Adds Singapore Team, Appoints 20-Year Technology Veteran to Lead Asia Pacific Expansion

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - September 30, 2009) - Today Cymphonix announced that its popular secure Web gateway product, Network Composer, is now available with expanded presence and world-class support throughout the Asia Pacific region including Australia, Malaysia, Philippines, Taiwan and Singapore. As part of this announcement, Greg Lipper, a technology veteran with 20 years of experience bringing American technology vendors to Asia, will lead the company's expansion efforts.

"This is a key strategic milestone in our long-term goal to become Asia Pacific's preeminent secure Web gateway provider. Given the strong growth rate of Cymphonix and its existing Asian partnerships, we believe that offering customers an expanded presence and viable alternative to Blue Coat and Websense offerings will lead to great success," said Brent Nixon, president and CEO of Cymphonix.

The rise in the use of Web 2.0 applications, hosted services and social networks well positions Cymphonix to become a global visionary in the secure Web gateway market. The deeper level of investment and participation in Asia Pacific will allow Cymphonix to capitalize on a growing worldwide need for technology that lets customers easily identify and control Web browsing, user and application traffic issues.

As part of its global growth strategy, Greg Lipper will lead the company's efforts to address the needs of the growing Asia Pacific region for secure Web gateway solutions. Lipper's extensive knowledge in building brand awareness and growing both revenue and organizational capabilities will allow Cymphonix to successfully build a large network of partners and customers in the region.

Additionally, John Barrow, a technical services manager with 15 years of experience on the solution provider, service provider and user sides of the IT business in Asia, and Khoo Geng Loke who provides coordination, logistics, marketing and linguistic support, will join the company's Asia Pacific team.

For details on how Cymphonix provides network bandwidth for business-critical documents and applications while diminishing recreational Web usage, please visit http://www.cymphonix.com/Solutions.html.

About Cymphonix

Cymphonix Corporation, headquartered in Salt Lake City, uses award-winning patent-pending technology to reveal, optimize and automate Internet security. With deep-packet scanning technology, Cymphonix solutions address the issues created by evolving content -- including web applications and bandwidth-intensive websites. Cymphonix products seamlessly integrate network protection, application performance, and traffic visibility into a single, easily managed solution. Leading the Cymphonix product line is Network Composer, a smart gateway appliance that helps organizations understand at a glance who is abusing network resources and with what applications -- enabling problems to be corrected instantly through a clear, easy-to-manage interface. More information about Cymphonix can be found at www.cymphonix.com. Follow conversations at www.twitter.com/cymphonix.

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    Tami Casey
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