HELSINKI, Finland and WELLESLEY, Mass., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- SSH Communications Security Corp. (OMX: SSH1V), a world-leading provider of enterprise security solutions and end-to-end communications security, and the original developer of the Secure Shell protocol, today announced that SSH Tectia(R) ConnectSecure(TM) has earned the distinguished "2008 Best Products and Services Award."
HELSINKI, Finland and WELLESLEY, Mass., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ — SSH Communications Security Corp. (OMX: SSH1V), a world-leading provider of enterprise security solutions and end-to-end communications security, and the original developer of the Secure Shell protocol, today announced that SSH Tectia(R) ConnectSecure(TM) has earned the distinguished "2008 Best Products and Services Award."
The annual award, given by Network Products Guide, a Silicon Valley Communications publication and a world-leading publication on technologies and solutions, honors products and services that represent the rapidly changing needs and interests of technology end-users worldwide. SSH Tectia ConnectSecure, an advanced enterprise-class product that drastically reduces the cost and time needed to secure file transfers and data-in-transit, was recognized as a superior enterprise security solution in the "Best in Encryption" category.
"Increased end-user awareness and ongoing advances in technology are helping shape better products and services," said Rake Narang, editor in chief, Network Products Guide. "SSH Tectia ConnectSecure was singled out among enterprise security customers for its ability to easily and cost- effectively secure even the most demanding multi-platform enterprise networks, giving them assurance that their business-critical data is protected at all times."
The award-winning SSH Tectia ConnectSecure enables organizations to quickly and cost-effectively secure any File Transfer Protocol (FTP) file transfer and data-in-transit without any modification to the existing infrastructure, scripts, or applications. Compatible with any commercial SSH or OpenSSH environment, SSH Tectia ConnectSecure is the newest addition to the SSH Tectia product family, which enables enterprises to implement high- performance secure file transfers, secure application connectivity, and secure system administration throughout heterogeneous networks. SSH Tectia also helps organizations to easily meet regulatory compliance requirements.
"Network Products Guide readers award only the finest security products and technologies, and we are honored that SSH Tectia ConnectSecure was recognized for the superior security capabilities it offers to enterprise customers," said George Adams, CEO, SSH Communications Security, Inc. "This award is a validation of SSH's ongoing commitment to meeting our customer's needs, as well as our ability to continually raise the bar in providing the powerful, iron-clad security products that today's complex and demanding enterprise IT computing environments require."
Technology vendors worldwide participated in the 2008 Best Products and Services Awards. The award recipients were chosen by Network Products Guide readers, end-users, consumers, retailers, channel partners, system integrators, VARs, and distributors.
About SSH Tectia
SSH Tectia is the leading end-to-end communications security solution for the enterprise. The SSH Tectia solution is based on the SSH Secure Shell and SSH's other industry-leading technologies used by millions worldwide. SSH Tectia enables secure file transfer, secure system administration, and secure application connectivity with centralized management throughout internal and external networks. SSH Tectia products provide transparent, strong encryption and authentication, and are available for all key enterprise platforms including Windows, Unix, Linux, and mainframes to easily integrate into heterogeneous network environments.
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About SSH Communications Security
SSH Communications Security is a world-leading provider of enterprise security solutions and end-to-end communications security, and the original developer of the Secure Shell protocol. The company's SSH Tectia solution addresses the most critical needs of large enterprises, financial institutions, and government agencies. With SSH Tectia, organizations can cost-effectively secure their system administration, file transfers, and application connectivity against both internal and external security risks. As the original developer of the Secure Shell protocol and other key network security technologies, SSH has since 1995 developed end-to-end communications security solutions specifically for the enterprise. Currently more than 100 of Global Fortune 500 companies are using SSH security solutions. SSH shares are quoted on the Helsinki Exchanges Main List. For more information, please visit http://www.ssh.com.
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