DEVICELOCK AND AXXIST SECURITY SOLUTIONS ANNOUNCE DISTRIBUTION PARTNERSHIP IN THE BENELUX
Amsterdam, The Netherlands – September 23, 2009 – DeviceLock, Inc., a worldwide leader in endpoint device control and context-aware data leak prevention software solutions, today announced it has entered into a distribution agreement with Axxist Security Solutions, a software distributor which specializes in computer controlling and monitoring software in the Benelux.
Under the agreement, Axxist Security Solutions will distribute and market DeviceLock® endpoint security software products throughout the Benelux. The partnership with Axxist Security Solutions has become an important step in building DeviceLock’s presence in the Benelux corporate IT security market. As a member of the global DeviceLock channel partner team, Axxist Security Solutions will receive significant partner benefits including access to the DeviceLock partner web-portal, comprehensive product training, dedicated sales assistance, and quality technical support. In addition, the companies will implement a joint marketing program across the target markets.
DeviceLock-based software solutions proactively protect organizations of any industry and size against data leakage and corporate network infiltration by malware via the local ports of employee computers, thus significantly reducing business risks resulting from insider negligence, errors or malicious actions. Designed for Microsoft Windows operating systems (Window NT to Windows 7) and featuring a comprehensive central management natively integrated with Microsoft Active Directory, DeviceLock software enables to precisely control, log, shadow-copy, and audit end-user access to any type of computer’s ports and peripheral devices including local, network and virtual printers, as well as Windows Mobile®, Palm®, iPhone®/ iPod®, and BlackBerry® personal mobile devices. To protect data on removable storage devices DeviceLock integrates with leading encryption products from PGP, SecurStar, Lexar, and TrueCrypt. In addition, DeviceLock blocks operations of USB and PS/2 hardware keyloggers.
As the leading software distribution company on controlling and monitoring user behaviour at the desktop in the Benelux, Axxist Security Solutions specializes in software reselling, channel and online distribution, as well as value-added services including marketing services, localization services, and technical supports. Axxist Security Solutions works with resellers throughout the Benelux and Estonia. The variety products include consumer & enterprise controlling and monitoring software and laptop recovery software. The partnership between DeviceLock and Axxist Security Solutions will enable Axxist Security Solutions to serve more resellers locally and effectively deliver endpoint security software solutions to them.
“Axxist Security Solutions is an exceptional Benelux based distributor with high quality support and excellent distribution capabilities,” said Ashot Oganesyan, DeviceLock CTO and Founder. “Our strategic relationship with Axxist Security Solutions will help extend our market reach and more effectively serve the growing demand for the DeviceLock software solutions among the reseller and systems integrator community in the Benelux. We are excited to have Axxist Security Solutions as our distributor and looking forward to becoming a valuable partner for them.”
“We are very excited about the strategic partnership with DeviceLock. This partnership allows us to offer the leading endpoint device control security solutions to our growing customer and reseller base in the Benelux. Through our joint efforts, this strategic partnership will increase revenues and bring additional business for both companies,” said Herko Wegter, CEO at Axxist Security Solutions.
About DeviceLock, Inc.
Since its inception in 1996 as SmartLine, DeviceLock, Inc. has been providing endpoint device control software solutions to businesses of all sizes and industries. Protecting 4 million computers in over 60,000 organizations worldwide, DeviceLock has a vast range of corporate customers including financial institutions, state and federal government agencies, classified military networks, healthcare providers, telecommunications companies, and educational institutions. DeviceLock, Inc. is an international organization with offices in San Ramon (California, US), London (UK), Ratingen (Germany), Moscow (Russia) and Milan (Italy).
About Axxist Security Solutions
Axxist Security Solutions is a leading Benelux distributor of controlling and monitoring software, currently with resellers throughout the Benelux area and Estonia. Axxist Security Solutions resellers have customers in the largest enterprises, government agencies, educational institutions, law-enforcement and financial institutions. Axxist Security Solutions is a part of the Axxist Group.