Radware, a leading provider of integrated application delivery solutions for business-smart networking, today announced that Technology Marketing Corporation’s (TMC®) INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has named the Alteon® 5412 and DefensePro® as recipients of its 2010 Product of the Year Award.
“Radware is committed to advancing the development of technology solutions designed to deliver maximum network performance and efficiency needed to keep up with the changing demands of the global marketplace, ” said Amir Peles, Chief Technology Officer, Radware. “Our technology solutions help keep businesses running, and we’re honored for our Alteon and DefensePro to have been recognized by TMC and INTERNET TELEPHONY for the second consecutive year.”
Powered by a state-of-the-art, custom-designed hardware platform, Alteon 5412 provides breakthrough performance, advanced application acceleration capabilities and on demand scalability needed to effectively meet contemporary network and business needs. It’s flexible and optimized distributed processing software architecture, Virtual Matrix Architecture (VMA), ensures the best user experience and fastest response time for mission-critical applications, resulting in effective, continuous business operation.
Alteon 5412 is element to Radware’s vision of how Application Delivery Controllers (ADC) fit into a seamless virtualized and cloud-based architecture, specifically with its recently announced Virtualized Application Delivery Infrastructure (VADI™) architecture. Additionally, Radware’s “Pay-as-you-Grow” application infrastructure model enables customers to address evolving capacity requirements as well as OPEX and CAPEX requirements, further increasing the business value of Alteon 5412.
Radware’s DefensePro is a real-time network attack prevention device that protects application infrastructures against network & application downtime, application vulnerability exploitation, malware spread, network anomalies, information theft and other emerging network attacks. DefensePro includes a set of security modules – Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), Network Behavioral Analysis (NBA), Denial-of-Service (DoS) Protection and Reputation Engine and is based on standard signature detection technology to prevent the known application vulnerabilities. The core of DefensePro is patent protected behavioral based real-time signatures technology that detects and mitigates emerging network attacks in real time such as zero-minute attacks, DoS/DDoS attacks and application misuse attacks. All without the need for human intervention and without blocking legitimate user traffic.
DefensePro incorporates Radware’s emergency security service (ERT), a 24x7 service for customers facing DoS attacks or malware outbreaks. This service provides instantaneous, expert security support to restore network and service operational status. The emergency security service is staffed by experts with vast knowledge and experience of network threats, detection and mitigation, and in-depth experience of the DefensePro family of products.
Both Alteon 5412 and DefensePro are built on Radware’s on demand infrastructure approach, which requires no forklift upgrade even as new business requirements emerge, as one only pays for the exact capacity currently required which prevents from over-spending on the initial solution purchased.
“INTERNET TELEPHONY is pleased to present the 2010 Product of the Year Award to Radware, marking the second consecutive year Alteon 5412 and DefensePro have achieved this honor.” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “Radware continues to prove its commitment to quality and excellence in the development of IP communications technology. We’re happy to continue to recognize Radware for its achievements in technology, and we look forward to see what innovative solutions Radware has in store for 2011.”
A complete list of Product of the Year winners is published in the February 2011 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine. INTERNET TELEPHONY has been the authority in IP communication since 1998.
Radware (radware.com), a global leader in integrated application delivery solutions, assures the full availability, maximum performance, and complete security of business-critical applications for nearly 10,000 enterprises and carriers worldwide. With APSolute®, Radware's comprehensive and award-winning suite of application delivery and network security products, companies in every industry can drive business productivity, improve profitability, and reduce IT operating and infrastructure costs by making their networks "business smart".
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This press release may contain forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, general business conditions in the Application Switching or Network Security industry, changes in demand for Application Switching or Network Security products, the timing and amount or cancellation of orders and other risks detailed from time to time in Radware's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including Radware's Form 20-F