“The OEM competency is especially emblematic of our ongoing commitment to...customers that rely on Privacyware technologies to power their own branded business and consumer web application and Internet security offerings."
New Albany, OH (PRWEB) February 24, 2012
Privacyware, an innovative provider of web application firewall, pc security and security data analytics software, today announced it has achieved Silver OEM and Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Competencies, demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft Corp. customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment. To earn a Microsoft silver competency, partners must successfully demonstrate expertise through rigorous exams, culminating in Microsoft certifications. And to ensure the highest quality of services, Microsoft requires customer references for successful implementation and customer satisfaction.
Privacyware develops enterprise-grade security products that deliver protection at the web application and operating system levels. Privacyware products include ThreatSentry, the leading software–based Web Application Firewall and Host IPS for Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS), Privatefirewall (and the Privatefirewall Software Development Kit), a free personal firewall and HIPS solution for Windows, and Adaptive Security Analyzer, a security intelligence software application that monitors, models and analyzes user, system and network behavior and identifies and provides insight about possible compliance violations and known and new threats.
“Privacyware’s participation in the Microsoft Partner Program is integral to our ability to deliver exceptional Internet security solutions,” said Greg Salvato, CEO of Privacyware."The OEM competency is especially emblematic of our ongoing commitment to ISV, Data Center, Telco, and ISP customers that rely on Privacyware technologies to power their own branded business and consumer web application and Internet security offerings. Our ability to deliver superior capabilities and compelling strategic advantage to our technology licensing partners in addition to our direct clientele around the globe is greatly enhanced and strengthened through this formal bond with Microsoft.”
“By achieving a silver competency, organizations have proven their expertise in specific technology areas, placing them among the top 5 percent of Microsoft partners worldwide,” said Jon Roskill, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. “When customers look for an IT partner to meet their business challenges, choosing a company that has attained Microsoft competencies is a smart move. These are highly qualified professionals with access to Microsoft technical support and product teams.”
Attaining the Microsoft OEM and Independent Software Vendor (ISV) competencies demonstrates partner expertise in developing applications based on Microsoft solutions. Equipped with exclusive training, the latest software, and support on Microsoft SQL Server, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 and Microsoft cloud services, these partners are distinguished in their ability develop innovative solutions to meet their customers’ needs and optimize their assets and technology investments.
The Microsoft Partner Network helps partners strengthen their capabilities to showcase leadership in the marketplace on the latest technology, to better serve customers and, with 640,000 Microsoft partners in their ecosystem, to easily connect with one of the most active, diverse networks in the world.
Privacyware (http://www.privacyware.com) is an innovative provider of award-winning web application firewall, pc security and security data analytics software. Privacyware products leverage conventional and advanced analytics technologies to help systems administrators, IT security and compliance personnel more effectively identify, understand and prevent malicious, unauthorized and/or deviant computing system activity. Privacyware is a member of the Microsoft Partner Network with Silver OEM and Independent Software Vendor (ISV) competencies.
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