SOURCE: M86 Security

M86 Security

July 12, 2010 07:00 ET

M86 Security Renews Its Strategic Commitment to Microsoft as Gold Certified Partner

Company Poised to Transition to Microsoft's New Partner Network Program With Advanced Competencies Demonstrating Its Expertise in Microsoft Core Technologies

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - July 12, 2010) - MICROSOFT WORLDWIDE PARTNER CONFERENCE 2010 - Walter E. Washington Convention Center - Booth #227 -- M86 Security, the global expert in real-time Web and email threat protection, today announced the renewal of its Gold Certified Partner status under the Microsoft Partner Network as well as the achievement of new and advanced competencies within the Exchange Server 2010, Microsoft Forefront and Cloud based Services.

"As one of Microsoft's technology partners, we continually strive to retain our Gold Certified Partner status as well as meet certifications related to new competencies," said William Kilmer, Chief Marketing Officer, M86 Security. "This effort is part of our ongoing commitment to deliver certified Microsoft security solutions."

M86 achieved Independent Software Vendor (ISV) competency with the M86 WebMarshal and M86 MailMarshal product lines and has also retained its Microsoft Active Protections Program (MAPP) partner status.

As Microsoft's new competency and advanced competency requirements are established by October 2010, M86 Security is positioned to maintain and attain advanced competencies as an Independent Software Vendor as well as in the areas of Identity and Security, Portals and Collaboration, Mobility Solutions, Hosting and Server Platform expertise. Achievement of these competencies demonstrates M86 Security's proven Microsoft experience and skills. These designations also represent the highest, most consistent capability and commitment to demonstrate value to our customers and partners.

M86 Security is a Bronze sponsor at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference this week in Washington, DC. M86 Security will be recruiting existing Microsoft Gold Certified Partners to participate as M86 authorized "PartnerFocus" partners to increase revenue by offering these joint solutions to the marketplace. Please come and visit us at Booth #227.

About M86 Security
M86 Security is the global expert in real-time threat protection and the industry's leading Secure Web Gateway provider. The company's appliance, software, and Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions for Web and email security protect more than 24,000 customers and over 17 million users worldwide. M86 products use patented real-time code analysis and behavior-based malware detection technologies as well as threat intelligence from M86 Security Labs to protect networks against new and advanced threats, secure confidential information, and ensure regulatory compliance. The company is based in Orange, California with international headquarters in London and development centers in California, Israel, and New Zealand. For more information about M86 Security, please visit: www.m86security.com.

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    Activa PR
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