SOURCE: Somansa Technologies

Somansa Technologies

January 12, 2011 07:55 ET

Somansa Awarded GSA Schedule Contract 70 for IT

Data Loss Prevention Software Approved for Government Agencies

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - January 12, 2011) - Somansa Technologies, Inc. (www.somansatech.com), developer of data loss prevention and regulatory compliance products, announced today that it has been awarded a United States Government Service Administration (GSA) Schedule contract. The GSA contract, number GS-35F-0140W, applies to the company's Somansa Mail-i and DB-i products, providing messaging security and database protection solutions.

The contract lists Somansa on an approved GSA Schedule which enables the software provider to market its data security and regulatory compliance products directly to federal government agencies. Under the GSA Schedule Contract, government customers will have greater access to commercial goods and services based on GSA approved pricing and license terms. The program also provides Somansa broader access to government customers' budgets.

"The GSA Schedule Contract awarded for the Somansa DB-i and Somansa Mail-i lines will provide government agencies greater affordability and accessibility to our products, plus our field expertise and professional consultation," said Richard Kim, CEO of Somansa. "Data loss prevention has become an even greater concern in recent months due to the Wikileaks controversy. Now, Somansa will be able to extend its market reach and spur expansion in the government marketplace where data protection is a top priority and a key strategy to ensure national security."

Somansa is the winner of the top ten hottest Korean companies selected by the Korea Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA).

About Somansa Technologies Inc., www.somansatech.com
Somansa Technologies is a global leader in affordable, unobtrusive electronic database and messaging security solutions designed to protect valuable company data and meet regulatory requirements. The company's electronic data protection covers more protocols than any other iSecurity solutions, including email, instant messenger, P2P applications, database and Port 80 traffic. Somansa Technologies is headquartered in San Jose, California with offices in Asia and Latin America and is a certified partner of global technology leaders, including Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, and Samsung.

About GSA, www.gsa.gov
The General Services Administration is the primary purchaser of goods and services, including information technology, for the United States federal government and military institutions. The GSA ensures that the government acquires quality goods and services according to best management practices and with the goal of efficient and more cost effective government operations.