SOURCE: Somansa

August 18, 2008 08:00 ET

Somansa Mail-i Wins Network Products Guide Reader Trust Award for Best in Chat and Messaging AND Best in Content Security Solution

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - August 18, 2008) - Somansa announced today that Network Products Guide, a Silicon Valley Communications publication and a world leading publication on technologies and solutions, has named Somansa Mail-i a winner of the 2008 Best Products and Services Award. This respected annual award honors products and services that represent the rapidly changing needs and interests of the end-users of technology worldwide. As part of the tech industry's leading global awards program, this year's Best Products and Services were nominated from all over the world.

Somansa Mail-i is a total electronic messaging management solution designed to protect valuable company information from leakage and to meet regulatory compliance. Using powerful packet and protocol analysis technology, Somansa Mail-i monitors outbound network traffic including email, web-based email, instant messenger, P2P applications, HTTP, FTP, Telnet, and Port 80 traffic.

"Increased end-user awareness and ongoing advances in technology are helping shape better products and services," says Rake Narang, editor-in-chief, Network Products Guide. "Somansa Mail-i is bringing improvements in Data Loss Prevention Security and Regulatory Compliance. Somansa Mail-i 'sniffs' and monitors all outbound network traffic to ensure the protection of confidential company data. Somansa Mail-i administrators have the option of defining security policies to either block the use of applications or the data from being transmitted. Once a policy is violated, administrators will be notified identifying the user, incident, time, location, and method of security breach. Data which are not blocked are archived and retrievable through a quick search function for the purpose of auditing and legal evidence records."

"These awards go to the best technology products every year and we are honored that Somansa Mail-i has gained the Network Products Guide Reader Trust," says Eric Kwon, President of Somansa Technologies, Inc., U.S. subsidiary of Somansa. "We are committed to meeting our customer needs by providing them with the most trusted and proven electronic data and communication management solutions to protect their most valuable assets."

About Somansa,

With over 10 years of experience in electronic data security and management, Somansa is dedicated to providing superior technology and service to over 400 worldwide customers including large enterprises, government, educational institutions, and small and medium businesses. Somansa is a pioneer in the management of electronic data, email, and irregular messaging protocol analysis including instant messenger, P2P applications, and Port 80 traffic. Founded in 1997, Somansa's office is located at 4020 Moorpark Ave., Suite 208, San Jose, California 95117. For more information, contact Somansa at 408-701-1302 or

Mail-i and Somansa are registered trademarks of Somansa Co., Ltd. All other product or service names mentioned herein are the trademarks of their respective owners.

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