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Merlin International

January 29, 2013 09:00 ET

Merlin International Partners With McAfee, Boosting Their Cyber Security Offerings to the U.S. Federal Government

Elite Partner Status Demonstrates Commitment to Providing Best-in-Breed Security Solutions

VIENNA, VA--(Marketwire - Jan 29, 2013) - Merlin International, a leading provider of IT Cyber Security solutions to the U.S. Federal Government, announced today it has achieved McAfee's Elite Partner status, the highest level of partnership awarded by McAfee. This partnership will enable Merlin to continue to develop innovative, proactive security solutions that keep known threats in check and overcome tomorrow's emerging risks to the U.S. Federal Government.

As an Elite Partner, Merlin is recognized for demonstrating a firm commitment in providing comprehensive security solutions addressing the U.S. Federal Government's challenges. A rigorous certification requirement was accomplished by Merlin's sales and engineering teams in the following security areas: Data Protection, Risk and Compliance, Network Security, System Security, Web and Email.

"We are very proud to have reached this level of achievement within McAfee's partner program," said Kevin Gordon, Vice President of Sales for Merlin International. "Merlin's robust relationship with McAfee continues to enable us to deliver the comprehensive security solutions our federal customers have come to expect. This Elite partnership represents a lot of hard work on the part of our staff to complete training requirements and earn all the certifications necessary. It will certainly help us support our customers with industry-leading security solutions and services." 

"We appreciate the investment Merlin has made to become an Elite Partner and their ongoing commitment to customers in driving innovative security solutions," said Ken Kartsen, Vice President of Federal Sales, McAfee. "Merlin has a long history of providing an integrated portfolio of security solutions and we are very pleased to now be a part of their overall strategy in delivering advanced security solutions that embrace next generation cyber security technologies."

About Merlin:

Merlin International® is one of the country's leading IT solutions providers to the U.S. Federal Government. Our dedication to government customers provides us unparalleled insight into mission requirements and agency challenges. As a company, we are committed to finding leading-edge, disruptive technologies that enable us to develop truly innovative solutions that better meet mission objectives. A veteran-owned, privately held company, Merlin is a leader in Cyber Security and offers a full complement of technology and service solutions for Civilian, Defense, Healthcare, and Intelligence agencies. The company is headquartered in Englewood, CO, with federal operations in Vienna, VA. More information is available at

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