SOURCE: Sunbelt Software

March 13, 2007 09:00 ET

Sunbelt Software Signs Distribution and Strategic Agreement With Nayatek for Sunbelt Messaging Ninja

CLEARWATER, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 13, 2007 -- Sunbelt Software, a leading provider of Windows security software, announced today it has signed a distribution and OEM agreement with Nayatek Software, S.L. to exclusively distribute Sunbelt's award-winning Messaging Ninja™ email security solution for Microsoft Exchange throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and to collaborate on future innovative email security solutions.

Under the agreement, Nayatek will provide full technical, marketing, and distribution support throughout their territory for Sunbelt Messaging Ninja. Drawing on the deep expertise and track record of both companies, collaboration will also begin on future OEM solutions which will distinguish Nayatek as the provider of premier enterprise email security solutions in EMEA, starting with a co-branded version of Ninja. Furthermore, the two companies have agreed to explore possibilities for future co-development of additional security solutions.

"We are excited to be working closely with Nayatek. Their track record in EMEA as the former international leadership team for Sybari Software speaks for itself," said Alex Eckelberry, president of Sunbelt Software. "They bring clients and partners unrivalled messaging security experience and employ the highest standards in customer care and support."

"The agreement is extremely positive for clients in EMEA as it combines Sunbelt's next generation Ninja email security solution, our European-based technical and sales support and the future release of new and innovative solutions," said Marc A. Olson, CEO of Nayatek. "The relationship between Nayatek and Sunbelt Software provides a compelling value proposition for the channel partners and customers to counter evolving email security threats."

Sunbelt Messaging Ninja is a true third-generation email security platform that provides a multi-layered, policy-based approach to protecting enterprises against email security threats. It is an extraordinarily powerful, easy to use, robust security solution, providing comprehensive protection against all email-borne threats including spam, phishing, and viruses. Sunbelt Messaging Ninja recently won the 2007 SC Magazine Readers Trust Award for Best Email Security Solution and is available for evaluation by EMEA clients at the Nayatek website: www.nayatek.com

About Sunbelt Software

Headquartered in Tampa Bay (Clearwater), Fla., Sunbelt Software was founded in 1994 and is a leading provider of Windows security software with product solutions in the areas of antispam and antivirus, antispyware, and vulnerability assessment. Leading products include the CounterSpy product line, Sunbelt Messaging Ninja and endpoint firewall technologies. The company is part of Sunbelt International Group, based in Paris, France.

For more information about Sunbelt Software, please visit the company's website at: http://www.sunbelt-software.com.

About Nayatek

Nayatek, with its headquarters in Madrid, Spain and field presence throughout EMEA, is a global provider of enterprise Compliance and Security solutions designed to specifically assist organizations to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of their messaging and electronic document resources and to maintain objectively verifiable, robust procedures to comply with industry regulations.

Nayatek is the next genesis and continuation of the vision, energy and direction of the core international leadership team that previously built, grew and drove Sybari Software to be a recognized innovative and global best-of-breed company until its acquisition by Microsoft (MSFT) in June 2005. Nayatek brings substantial Messaging Security, Management and Archiving product and market development expertise to its drive to develop cutting edge solutions and dedication to strong client relationships and satisfaction.

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