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iboss Network Security

June 10, 2014 08:00 ET

iboss Network Security Awarded Ten-Year Contract With the GSA

To Give Public Entities Visibility Into Cyber Security Breaches

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 10, 2014) -  iboss, a leading provider of network security solutions, was awarded a ten-year IT Schedule 70 contract from the US General Services Administration (GSA). As a GSA preferred vendor, iboss' comprehensive Web and mobile security solutions are now easily available to federal, state and local government entities.

With mobile technology and cyber attacks evolving, government organizations require advanced security solutions that can stay ahead of sophisticated exploits. iboss' unique stream-based technology provides the visibility over the entire Web Stream, required to combat today's advanced persistent threats (APTs), malware and zero-day attacks. iboss enables government agencies to quickly access innovative technology that can detect and prevent damaging data breaches that now cost organizations an average of $3.5 million per incident. The iboss platform scans and protects inbound and outbound communications across all 131,070 TCP and UDP Web ports on the network, with the ability to detect and stop threats mid-stream.

The GSA contract permits government agencies to purchase IT services and products from iboss using pre-negotiated terms and pricing for an efficient and streamlined procurement process.

"After a rigorous and competitive procedure, we are honored to be awarded a ten year contract with the GSA," said Paul Martini, CEO, iboss Network Security. "iboss currently provides comprehensive Web security solutions to government agencies and other large private and public organizations, such as the Ocean State Higher Education Economic Development and Administrative Network. Securing the GSA contract aligns with our strategy to expand our footprint among government agencies, delivering robust cyber and mobile security solutions in the most efficient manner possible."

The following iboss offerings are on the GSA IT Schedule 70 under contract #GS-35F189BA:

  • iboss Secure Web Gateway
  • MobileEther Device Management
  • Advanced Persistent Threat Module

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About iboss Network Security
iboss Network Security is a leading provider of innovative Web Security, Mobile Security and Advanced Threat and Data Protection Solutions. Backed by cutting-edge technology, iboss' stream-based approach delivers unparalleled visibility across all inbound/outbound data channels and port-evasive applications. With best-in-class SSL decryption, integrated BYOD controls, proprietary MDM and built-in bandwidth management, iboss delivers the most scalable solution for today's complex borderless networks. Leveraging leading threat protection and unsurpassed usability, iboss is trusted by millions of users worldwide and has an industry-leading 99.8 customer retention rate. Visit