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Shavlik Technologies

March 16, 2010 06:30 ET

Shavlik Achieves Certificate of Networthiness for Department of Defense U.S. Army Installations

Shavlik NetChk Protect Approved for Installing on U.S. Army Assets

MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwire - March 16, 2010) -  Shavlik Technologies, LLC, a market leader in simplifying and automating critical IT operations, today announced that its single agent solution for managing patch, AV, asset and inventory, Shavlik NetChk Protect, has received a Certificate of Networthiness (CoN) for the Department of Defense (DoD) U.S. Army installations from the U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM). 

The CoN is a requirement for any enterprise software product to be installed in the U.S. Army's Enterprise Infrastructure Network. The certificate number for Shavlik NetChk Protect is CERT-201005861.

"We are delighted with the issuance of the CoN for Shavlik NetChk Protect which permits our software to be installed on U.S. Army computer assets," said Mark Shavlik, president and CEO, Shavlik Technologies. "After many months of detailed work on the part of our team at Shavlik, this certificate represents an important step forward for our company and our products in protecting the computer infrastructure used by the U.S. Army. And this certification positions Shavlik for new opportunities to place our software within the federal government to protect our country against an unlawful attack."

The CoN certification means that Shavlik NetChk Protect is in compliance with the U.S. Army Enterprise Infrastructure's strict standards for security, supportability, sustainability, and compatibility. The certification also applies to all National Guard, Army Reserve, and Department of Defense organizations that use the Army Enterprise Infrastructure Network. The CoN approves the installation and use of Shavlik NetChk Protect on U.S. Army systems and protects the Army's network from internal and external attacks.

About Shavlik NetChk Protect
To simplify and automate critical to perform and manage tasks, IT managers choose Shavlik NetChk Protect, the industry's top solution for lowering operational costs and increasing visibility and control. Shavlik NetChk Protect simplifies and automates identifying and fixing gaps in 'must do' tasks such as asset discovery, configuration management, antivirus + antispyware, and patch management, resulting in an enterprise that is ready to spend less -- time, budget, and IT staff -- on these critical to perform and manage tasks across physical systems and virtual machines.

About Shavlik Technologies
Shavlik Technologies, LLC is the market leader for simplifying and automating critical-to-perform and manage IT operations including antivirus + antispyware, configuration management, asset management, policy and compliance auditing, and patch management. Shavlik's innovative approach to simplifying and automating enterprise wide system management frees up IT staff for initiatives that grow your business without sacrificing the visibility and control needed to ensure system availability and security. Shavlik solutions include the SaaS based management solution https://it.shavlik.com.

With thousands of customers worldwide, Shavlik is trusted to provide solutions that can be relied upon to identify gaps and automatically and reliably fix systems that are missing patches or don't conform with the corporate-defined configuration baseline. More information can be found at www.shavlik.com.

Shavlik Technologies is a registered trademark in the United States and certain other countries, of Shavlik Technologies. Additional Shavlik product names are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Shavlik Technologies. All other trademarks mentioned in this document are the property of their respective owners.

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