SOURCE: Tempered Networks

December 09, 2014 12:49 ET

Tempered Networks Honored by SC Magazine as a Security Innovator

Tempered Networks Named '2014 Security Innovator: Security Infrastructure' With Ability to Marry Industrial Control Networks With Business Enterprises, Safely, Securely and Efficiently

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Dec 9, 2014) - Tempered Networks, Inc., a provider of secure connectivity for critical infrastructure and information, today announced that it has been recognized by SC Magazine as a 2014 Security Innovator for security infrastructure. According to Peter Stephenson, editor at SC Magazine, "Tempered Networks' experience, research and complete understanding of both industrial and business networks shows in its approach to solving a very difficult problem. This company is pure vision. They see the problem and the solution. Then they implement in an elegant easy-to-manage manner."

"It's gratifying to see that SC Magazine and their experts recognize the need to address the acute issue of protecting critical infrastructure," said David Mattes, CTO and co-founder of Tempered Networks. "Today, no one is immune and everyone may be impacted if our utilities, petroleum or nuclear power systems, for example, are compromised. Tempered Networks offers an innovative way to 'cloak' critical infrastructure and devices to help overloaded IT staff and operational teams effectively address this dire problem, in a cost-effective way. It's an honor be recognized with this achievement." 

About Tempered Networks
Tempered Networks meets the security and connectivity challenges for businesses who rely on critical infrastructure, industrial control systems (ICS), and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). The company provides a Virtual Private Overlay Network architecture that orchestrates identity and trust management. Organizations can cloak their critical infrastructure devices, while allowing them to communicate over secure channels. Tempered Networks' deployment model bridges IT and OT (Operational Technology) imperatives by delegating control of overlay networks, with centralized governance and oversight. This model increases an organization's profits, reduces TCO, and improves internal IT customer satisfaction. The Tempered Networks solution includes a comprehensive HIPswitch™ product line that matches the fit, form, and function of the target applications on trusted and untrusted networks. Key industries that benefit today from the solution include Public Utilities (Power, Water and Gas) Oil & Gas, and Manufacturing. For more information go to

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