SOURCE: Network Equipment Technologies

Network Equipment Technologies

February 24, 2011 18:48 ET

Network Equipment Technologies' UX2000 Survivable Branch Appliance "Certified Secure" by Miercom

Miercom Recognizes NET's UX2000 as the Most Secure Survivable Branch Appliance (SBA) in Its Class

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwire - February 24, 2011) -  Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK) announced today that its UX2000 Survivable Branch Appliance was awarded "Certified Secure" based on Miercom independent lab testing. Miercom, specialists in networking and communications-related independent lab testing, also identified NET's UX2000 as one of the most secure appliances that withheld attacks without dropping calls. The test report can be read http://www.miercom.com/net.

"We are impressed with the survivability of the NET UX2000 SBA while under attack," said Robert Smithers, CEO of Miercom, the independent lab that conducted the review. "NET's UX2000 remained fully functional during mutation, security and vulnerability tests with a 100% blocked effectiveness rate. Connected calls remained active and additional calls could also be placed. Miercom congratulates NET and their UX2000 Survivable Branch Appliance for achieving the Miercom Certified Secure verification for its ability to effectively block all security tests while maintaining call functionality."

"Our UX platform was designed from the ground up with an amazing set of technology placed into a 1U chassis. The UX2000 offers powerful QoE features, best in class voice quality, intelligent call routing, call forking, and comprehensive PBX interoperability for enterprises seeking the benefits of Microsoft Lync Server 2010. We have taken the mediation platform to a whole new level," said Matthew Krueger, Vice President of Business Development for NET. "Our commitment to open standards for delivery of flexible and secure solutions remains a key strategy for our enterprise solutions, and we are honored to receive this additional certification from Miercom."

About Network Equipment Technologies, Inc.
Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. (NET) delivers high performance networking equipment optimized for real-time communications. For more than a quarter of a century, NET has delivered solutions for multi-service networks requiring high degrees of versatility, security and performance. Today, the company is focused on providing secure real-time communications for unified communications (UC), SIP trunking, enterprise mobility, and IP-based multi-service networking. NET is headquartered in Fremont, CA and has 14 offices worldwide including the U.S., the U.K., France, the Middle East, China, Japan, Australia, and Latin America. The company sells its solutions to enterprise and government customers through a direct sales force and an international network of resellers and distributors. For more information, please visit the company's website at www.net.com.

About Miercom, Inc.
Miercom has hundreds of product-comparison analyses published over the years in leading network trade periodicals including Network World, Business Communications Review, Tech Web -- No Jitter, Communications News, xchange, Internet Telephony and other leading publications. Miercom's reputation as the leading, independent product test center is unquestioned. Miercom's private test services include competitive product analyses, as well as individual product evaluations. Miercom features comprehensive certification and test programs including: Certified Interoperable, Certified Reliable, Certified Secure and Certified Green. Products may also be evaluated under the NetWORKS As Advertised program, the industry's most thorough and trusted assessment for product usability and performance. Additional information on Miercom can be found www.miercom.com.

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Contact Information

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    Network Equipment Technologies, Inc.
    Leigh Salvo
    Tel: +1.510.647.8870
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    Miercom, Inc.
    Maria Inguaggiato
    Marketing Communications Specialist
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