July 23, 2014 09:00 ET

ZyXEL Incentivizes Solution Providers to Upgrade SMB Security

Authorized Resellers Receive Free Extended Warranty and Premium Technical Support With Purchase of Next-Gen UTM Firewalls

ANAHEIM, CA--(Marketwired - July 23, 2014) - ZyXEL Communications, a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet access, connected home and routing products, today announced additional incentives for solution providers to assist them in upgrading their SMB customer network security. Authorized channel partners will receive extended one-year warranty and premium technical support at no charge with purchase of next-gen UTM firewall devices (USG40 / 40W, USG60 / 60W, USG110 / 210).

The USG series come with a one-year manufacturer's warranty while one or three year extended warranty licenses are available for sale. In addition, one or three years of fee-based expert technical support is also available as an economical way for resource-strapped SMBs and channel partners to offload some of their IT responsibilities.

As part of the new promotion, ZyXEL is offering authorized resellers one free additional year of warranty bringing the total warranty period to two years as well as one-year of technical support with purchase of ZyXEL's new next-gen UTM devices.

"Recent security breaches have heightened the urgency among SMBs for upgrading their network protection," said Steven Joe, executive vice president for channel business for Americas at ZyXEL. "ZyXEL's new incentive is intended to make it easier and even more affordable for solution providers to offer high performance and comprehensive security to their business customers."

ZyXEL's new USG series of next-gen UTM firewalls offer a huge bandwidth boost to small and mid-size businesses, along with better protection from emerging cyber threats. A WLAN controller is built into the USG gateways with the WLAN management component closely integrated with security management to help SMBs quickly and effortlessly set up and extend a secure WLAN network. In addition, the new USG line has app control to defend against productivity drain and a simplified, unified user interface to manage the organization's different security services.

This promotion is currently available and scheduled to run until September 30th, 2014. Authorized resellers can secure licenses for the free extended warranty and technical support directly from ZyXEL by simply emailing a completed redemption form to along with a copies of original distribution invoices of USG purchase. For more details contact ZyXEL at or 1.800.255.4101.

About ZyXEL Communications
ZyXEL, a pioneer in IP technology for over two decades, provides a complete portfolio of multi-service LTE, fiber and DSL broadband gateways, home connectivity solutions, smart home devices and enterprise-class Ethernet switches, security and Wi-Fi equipment for small to mid-size business. ZyXEL offers integrated, interoperable network solutions based on open standards. Headquartered in Anaheim, California, ZyXEL offers its partners service-rich solutions backed by a domestic team of logistic, sales, and technical support professionals.

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