SOURCE: Netronome Systems

May 19, 2008 09:30 ET

Netronome Systems Named a Winner of Info Security Products Guide 2008 Tomorrow's Technology Today Award

Netronome SSL Inspector™ Recognized as a Top Product in the Large Enterprise Security Solution Category

PITTSBURGH, PA--(Marketwire - May 19, 2008) - Netronome Systems, Inc., a leading developer of high-performance intelligent network processing solutions that provide content flow analysis, deep packet inspection and application acceleration for network and security appliances, today announced that Info Security Products Guide has named the Netronome SSL Inspector a winner of the 2008 Tomorrow's Technology Today award. This prestigious award recognizes information security vendors with advanced, groundbreaking network security solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of information security. The Netronome SSL Inspector was selected by the editorial group of Info Security Products Guide who focused on technologies that are making the most positive impact on security in today's highly sophisticated and blended attacks environment.

SSL-encrypted traffic has grown to constitute a significant percentage of data transmitted to and from the enterprise. At the same time, network-based threats, such as spam, viruses, malware, phishing, identity theft, data theft and other forms of cyber crime, have become commonplace. The Netronome SSL Inspector enables the identification of these threats by providing decrypted plaintext of encrypted communications to network and security appliances. The Netronome SSL Inspector is the industry's highest-performance SSL proxy, providing visibility into the contents of SSL-encrypted flows at gigabit rates for the largest number of flows and highest connection rate. The Netronome SSL Inspector is the first transparent SSL Proxy that increases network security while significantly minimizing deployment and operational costs by removing costly user and network configuration. To read more about this award-winning technology, visit http://www.infosecurityproductsguide.com/technology/2008/Netronome.html.

"Increased security awareness is helping organizations take a proactive approach to securing their digital resources," says Rake Narang, editor-in-chief, Info Security Products Guide. "To strategically plan their networks and proactively address security concerns, organizations need to consider the attacks and vulnerabilities they are dealing with today as well as how they should prepare their networks for tomorrow and the years to come. Nothing differentiates any product or solution more than being able to address these needs, and the companies receiving this year's Tomorrow's Technology Today award all offer superior technologies today that can help organizations plan for the security challenges ahead."

"Enterprises are under a constant barrage of inbound threats from increasingly clever assailants. Hiding these attacks within SSL-encrypted connections is a popular and growing tactic. Enterprises must be able to keep pace with these threats in order to improve security and comply with a variety of privacy regulations, and do so without compromising their network performance," said Jarrod Siket, senior vice president of sales and marketing at Netronome Systems. "Info Security Products Guide's recognition of the Netronome SSL Inspector highlights how our solution is addressing these critical concerns today, as well as expanding the possibilities for tomorrow's security and network appliances. We are pleased to be recognized as a winner of the Large Enterprise Security Solution category."

About Info Security Products Guide Awards

Info Security Products Guide, published from Silicon Valley, plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow's technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit www.infosecurityproductsguide.com and stay secured.

About Netronome Systems

Netronome Systems, Inc. develops open, high-performance application acceleration and flow processing solutions for communications network devices, applications and appliances. Founded in August 2003, Netronome is a privately held corporation, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. To learn more about the company and its products, please visit www.netronome.com or call +1.877.638.7629.

Netronome and Netronome SSL Inspector are trademarks of Netronome Systems, Inc. in the United States and other countries.

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