SOURCE: Lumigent Technologies

April 29, 2008 09:00 ET

Lumigent and Sunera Sign Partnership Agreement

Industry Leaders Combine Expertise to Deliver Comprehensive Solutions for Governance, Risk, and Compliance

ACTON, MA--(Marketwire - April 29, 2008) - Lumigent Technologies, Inc., a recognized industry leader in application data auditing for compliance and security, and Sunera LLC, a leading provider of business and technology risk consulting services, today announced the signing of a joint partnership agreement.

Under the terms of the agreement, Sunera will combine its internal control and technology expertise to optimally install and configure Lumigent Audit DB to monitor database security and audit user activity. Sunera will also offer Audit DB training services and can provide guidance on how Audit DB can be utilized to automate regulatory compliance.

"We see the Lumigent solution set as widely applicable across our entire customer base," said Sunera principal Emmett Lange. "Lumigent provides a uniquely flexible architecture for application and data auditing which will allow Sunera consultants to tailor solutions specific to our clients' needs. Lumigent's Assessment Module also provides us with an excellent framework for implementing risk assessments and vulnerability scans based upon our library of best practices."

Lumigent's award-winning solutions for application governance, risk, and compliance have been gaining increased traction among leading independent software vendors and governance, risk, and compliance solutions providers. Working with these partners, Lumigent has continued to expand its portfolio of application-specific solutions. These solutions, pre-configured for the customer's application, provide the fastest way possible to assure application and data security, and demonstrate compliance with key regulatory requirements including SOX, HIPAA, PCI, and more.

Roger Hodskins, Lumigent's vice president of marketing and alliances, said, "Sunera has an outstanding reputation for delivering high-value solutions in application governance, risk, and compliance. Our mutual customers will benefit from the combination of Sunera's extensive knowledge and experience, coupled with Lumigent's technology."

ABOUT SUNERA

Sunera is a leading provider of business and technology risk consulting services throughout the United States, Canada, and the UK. Sunera partners and professionals are dedicated to helping organizations achieve and sustain cost-effective corporate governance by delivering innovative solutions that are tailored to their clients' unique needs. Sunera's solutions make internal controls and related monitoring processes more efficient and reliable. Sunera is based on four cornerstones that enable it to deliver consistent value worldwide: industry focused professionals, multidisciplinary teams, exceptional methodologies and tools, and an integrated network of global resources. Visit www.sunera.com.

ABOUT LUMIGENT

Lumigent is the leader in application and data auditing solutions for governance, risk and compliance. Lumigent's award-winning technology offers the most complete application data auditing capability available today, providing organizations with strong IT controls for database access to pass IT audits, address regulatory compliance and enhance data security. Through automation of costly manual controls, Lumigent solutions support a sustainable, cost-effective compliance program and assure the integrity of sensitive information. Lumigent enables organizations to understand what users can do to sensitive data and validate what they actually did. For further information, please call +1 866.586.4436 or visit www.lumigent.com.

Lumigent, Audit DB, and the Lumigent logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Lumigent Technologies, Inc. Other product and company names are property of their respective owners.

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