SOURCE: GuardianEdge

GuardianEdge

January 21, 2010 08:01 ET

ResCare Selects GuardianEdge Endpoint Security Solutions

Leading Provider of Home Care for Elderly and People With Disabilities Deploys GuardianEdge Hard Disk, Removable Storage and Device Control Solutions

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - January 21, 2010) - GuardianEdge, the leader in endpoint data protection, today announced that ResCare, one of the nation's leading providers of services to people with disabilities and the elderly, has selected GuardianEdge to secure the company's more than 6,000 endpoint devices and to assist in Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance. To ensure that sensitive patient data is secure, ResCare has deployed GuardianEdge Hard Disk Encryption, GuardianEdge Removable Storage Encryption and GuardianEdge Device Control.

ResCare serves more than 65,000 people daily in 40 states, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico and in a growing number of international locations.

"Health care providers are entrusted with their patients' most sensitive information, with the expectation that it will remain secure under all circumstances," said Ram Krishnan, senior vice president of products and marketing at GuardianEdge. "Regulations such as HIPAA underscore these concerns. With our solutions, organizations in all industries that rely on sensitive customer or company information to conduct business are secure from internal and external threats, assisting with compliance efforts."

About GuardianEdge

GuardianEdge, the leader in endpoint data protection for the enterprise, offers award-winning solutions to protect sensitive data on end-user devices including laptops, desktops, portable storage devices and smartphones. GuardianEdge products offer a breadth of encryption, port, device and file type control technologies while establishing a market-leading position in solving the operational issues of deployment, management, scalability, reporting, auditing and user productivity at the lowest possible total cost. Millions of users worldwide depend on the EAL 4 certified, enterprise-software standards-based GuardianEdge Data Protection Platform to safeguard confidential or proprietary information, to ensure compliance with regulations for maintaining consumer privacy and to enable secure enterprise mobility.

GuardianEdge data protection solutions have been deployed by leading organizations including Lockheed Martin Corporation, Lincoln Financial Group, and The Hertz Corporation as well as numerous government agencies including the U.S. departments of Veteran Affairs, Defense, Energy, State and Education and the California Department of Healthcare Services. For additional information, please visit: http://www.guardianedge.com/.

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