SOURCE: Ingate Systems AB

December 19, 2006 10:48 ET

Ingate® Systems Named a Top 50 Technology Innovator of 2006 by IT Week Magazine

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN and MIAMI, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 19, 2006 -- Ingate® Systems (, which develops firewall technology and products that enable SIP-based live communication for the enterprise while maintaining control and security at the network edge, has been named a Top 50 Technology Innovator of 2006 of by IT Week magazine.

Awards are given to companies whose products IT Week's editors feel demonstrate superior quality and excellence in their respective fields. The list is compiled by the editors from reader feedback and independent research.

Ken Durham, editor of IT Week magazine, noted, "These products went above and beyond the call of duty. We at IT Week are happy for the opportunity to be able to recognize these products for their technology, value and excellence."

Ingate Firewalls® and award-winning Ingate SIParators® enable enterprise live communication based on Session Initiation Protocol (SIP). They solve the Network Address Translation (NAT) traversal issues with SIP communications, and can even handle far-end NAT traversal to extend a company's SIP capabilities to remote workers. Incorporated into all Ingate hardware is the company's unique SIP proxy, which delivers maximum control over SIP signaling, traffic and security.

Ingate also offers a wide array of software modules that help businesses do business, better. In 2006 the company introduced the Ingate SIP Trunking module, an innovative solution that allows companies to successfully connect their IP-PBX's to service providers' SIP trunks. Ingate also offers the award-winning Remote SIP Connectivity software module, as well as VoIP Survival, Advanced SIP Routing and Quality of Service.

"We are delighted to be recognized as one of IT Week's Top 50 Technology Innovators of 2006," said Olle Westerberg, Chief Executive Officer, Ingate Systems. "We work hand-in-hand with our customers to identify new technologies that will help them maximize their productivity and be more efficient. We are proud to be recognized for our success."

About Possibility Media

Possibility Media ( is a privately held Florida corporation and was established as the result of several acquisitions of various web sites and media properties, together with Virtual Trade Shows and the technology behind the shows. Although based in Miami, the company has people all over the globe including the U.K., Australia, South Africa, India, Ukraine, The Netherlands and other Eastern European nations.

About Ingate® Systems

Ingate® Systems develops firewall technology and products that enable SIP-based live communication for the enterprise while maintaining control and security at the network edge. Ingate has a long history of developing next-generation firewall technology that solves the NAT/firewall traversal issue inherent in SIP communications. In addition to an extensive line of Ingate Firewalls®, the company also produces the award-winning Ingate SIParator®, a device that connects to an existing network firewall to seamlessly enable SIP communications. Ingate products currently protect the networks of retail companies, financial institutions, industrial firms, government agencies and small-to-large enterprises throughout Europe, Asia and North America. Ingate Systems AB is headquartered in Sweden with offices in Stockholm and Linköping. Its wholly owned subsidiary, Ingate Systems Inc., is located in Hollis, New Hampshire, with a U.S. technology center in Frisco, Texas. For more information on Ingate Systems, visit

Contact Information

  • For more information, please contact:
    Hillary Call
    Public Relations Manager
    Ingate Systems
    (917) 414-9262
    SIP and email: Email Contact

    Victor Ramos
    Associate Publisher
    Possibility Media
    (786) 312-1063
    email: Email Contact