Wedge Networks Inc.

Wedge Networks Inc.

September 20, 2010 15:23 ET

Wedge Networks Wins TechRev Innovators 2010 Awards

Calgary Based Company Leading Advancements in Network Security

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 20, 2010) - Wedge Networks Inc. (Wedge), the leader in high performance network-based web security solutions, announced it has been awarded a 2010 TechRev Innovators Award for leadership and excellence in technology innovation.

Honoured at a reception for key industry players, Wedge Networks was recognized for its patented operating system: WedgeOS. WedgeOS has broken the performance barrier in providing transparent Deep Content Inspection of network traffic, enabling organizations to protect themselves from web based threats that traditional scanning methods have difficulty controlling. This compelling technology was selected after a rigorous application process which included over 300 companies being evaluated on a number of elements including those relating to financial performance, operational growth, and market viability. 

"We are delighted that our company was recognized at this prestigious event that highlights new advancements in technology" said Hongwen Zhang, Wedge President & CEO. "This award validates Wedge Networks' direction as an innovator in providing solutions to solve the performance and accuracy problems faced when inspecting high bandwidth and complex networks. Recognition like this showcases the abilities of a Canadian company to be a technology leader on the global stage."

About Wedge Networks

Wedge Networks provides high performance network based web security solutions to enterprises and service providers worldwide. Our patented SubSonic Deep Content Inspection Engine allows organizations to protect against new and emerging web based threats that traditional scanning methods have difficulty intercepting and controlling. Specialized in malicious-code detection and filtering at the application layer, our solutions touch millions of users and provide protection for utilities, service providers, heath care, oil and gas, government, web sites, and many other enterprise customers. Wedge Networks is headquartered in Calgary, Canada and has international offices in San Jose, USA and Beijing, China. For more information, please visit www.wedgenetworks.com.

About TechRev Awards

Showcasing innovation in the technology sector, TechRev focuses on bringing awareness to technology being developed in Calgary that is being adopted on a global scale. Visit www.techrev.ca for more information and the complete list of winners.

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