New York City, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2008
At Interop in New York this past week, ImageStream® announced that it has partnered with Netsweeper Inc. to provide Internet content Filtering for its Industrial Series router line. The partnership will deliver the first network-based Web filtering solution that distributes filtering throughout mid-size and large networks to eliminate the single point of failure associated with other designs.
J.C. Utter, President of ImageStream commented, "This revolutionary offering brings together the key ingredients our customers need to help them manage their Web traffic. The filtering solution we now offer with ImageStream Linux and Netsweeper will provide the architecture our enterprise and ISP customers need to control access to different kinds of Web sites, protect network users from growing Internet threats, reduce bandwidth consumption, and tighten the management of their businesses."
Utter continued, "By partnering with Netsweeper for network-based Web content filtering, we have aligned our company with a proven industry leader. Netsweeper has over a decade of development invested in its products, including real-time categorization technology to filter inappropriate Web content, and network-based protection from viruses, spyware, malware, phishing sites, and other malicious applications."
Perry Roach, CEO of Netsweeper said, "Netsweeper is thrilled to be partnering with ImageStream. As we look to build on the success of our channel program, strategic alliances with companies like ImageStream are a key source of win-win opportunities for Netsweeper and network operators. We applaud and support ImageStream's strategic decision to develop a solution that combines Web filtering with the company's high-performance Linux-based routers.
ImageStream Internet Solutions, Inc. is a leading supplier of Linux-based LAN and WAN solutions for small offices, corporate LANs and WANs, and Internet backbone providers. ImageStream products include high-performance routers and switches, network cards, monitoring taps, and network management software. The company is headquartered in Plymouth, Indiana. For more information, go to ImageStream.
About Netsweeper Inc.
Netsweeper Inc. empowers organizations to guard against Internet abuse and to offer users a secure, productive Internet experience, protected from harmful, malicious and inappropriate content. Netsweeper provides intelligent, network and workstation based web filtering technology to corporations, Internet service providers, educational institutions, government organizations and OEM partners around the world. Since its inception in 1999, Netsweeper has grown dramatically with offices in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdon, the Middle East, India, South America, and South Africa. For more information, please visit us at Netsweeper.