SOURCE: Zscaler


April 09, 2015 14:31 ET

Zscaler Delivers Internet Security Platform in AWS Marketplace for Desktop Apps

Easy to Manage, Easy to Deploy Security Platform Provides Another Layer of Protection for Users of Amazon WorkSpaces Cloud-Based Desktop Service

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 9, 2015) - Zscaler, the Internet security company, today announced the availability of Zscaler Internet Security for Amazon WorkSpaces in AWS Marketplace for Desktop Apps. Zscaler is an easy to deploy, easy to use enterprise-class Internet security platform that can be set up in minutes.

Zscaler Internet Security provides Amazon WorkSpaces customers with an added layer of security as they access the Internet by blocking malicious and unauthorized sites and protecting users from malware infections and cyber threats -- no matter where they are located or which device they use. Zscaler's Security as a Service platform means there is no hardware or software to install, operate, maintain or upgrade.

"AWS Marketplace for Desktop Apps streamlines the selection and procurement process for high-performance desktop applications on the AWS Cloud," said Dave McCann, Vice President, AWS Marketplace, Amazon Web Services, Inc. "With the Zscaler Internet Security solution available in AWS Marketplace for Desktop Apps, Amazon WorkSpaces customers have access to an easy to deploy and manage security platform that provides an added layer of protection designed to keep virtual desktop users from unsafe or inappropriate Internet content, malware and cyber attacks."

"Zscaler Internet Security gives Amazon WorkSpaces customers increased confidence that their virtual-desktop users will remain safe and protected from online infections and threats as they go out and access the Internet via an additional security layer. It's a 'win-win' -- organizations have access to an Internet security platform that is easy to use and manage, and gain the peace of mind that their users can access the Internet securely while still enjoying the same performance and virtual desktop experience they expect," said Punit Minocha, Vice President of Business Development for Zscaler.

The Zscaler Internet security service is available in AWS Marketplace for Desktop Apps on a subscription basis.

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Zscaler ensures that more than 13 million users at more than 5,000 enterprise and government organizations worldwide are protected against cyber attacks and data breaches while staying fully compliant with corporate and regulatory policies. Zscaler's award-winning Security-as-a-Service platform delivers a safe and productive Internet experience for every user, from any device and from any location. Zscaler effectively moves security into the Internet backbone, operating in more than 100 data centers around the world and enabling organizations to fully leverage the promise of cloud and mobile computing with unparalleled and uncompromising protection and performance. Zscaler delivers unified, carrier-grade Internet security, advanced persistent threat (APT) protection, data loss prevention, SSL decryption, traffic shaping, policy management and threat intelligence -- all without the need for on-premise hardware, appliances or software. To learn more, visit us at

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