Vordel and Insight Consulting join forces in UK to deliver secure XML integration solutions XML security experts and security systems integrator agree partnership to target financial services and public sector
January 12, 2004 - Dublin, Ireland and London, UK - Vordel, the XML security and management company, and Insight Consulting, the leading UK provider of independent services and solutions for information security, business continuity and risk management, have signed an agreement to provide end-to-end security solutions for companies in the UK.
The commercial partnership will provide enterprises in the financial services and public sectors with the latest in XML and Web Services security products from Vordel, while benefiting them with Insight's uncompromising approach to the design, implementation, and management of eSecurity infrastructure solutions.
"Web Services and XML have become major catalysts in the development of online business and already figure strongly in the development plans of many of our clients," Ian Price, Marketing Manager at Insight Consulting, commented. "Managing risk and information security is Insight's business and the sophistication and innovation embraced in products such as VordelSecure made Vordel a natural partner for Insight."
Vordel's VP of Sales, Tim Crossley, explained that Insight Consulting is the ideal partner to further extend Vordel's distribution in the UK. "In a competitive, cost-conscious environment, Insight's customers throughout the UK will reap value-added benefits from the integrated security solutions provided by our companies. Vordel's XML security products enable companies to leverage their existing security infrastructure investments, and exploit the cost savings afforded by XML technologies."
Vordel provides security for XML communications. Vordel's flagship product, VordelSecure, is an enterprise-class XML security server that allows organizations to deploy and configure security for XML based communications, both inside and outside the enterprise. VordelSecure uses open standards including WS-Security and SAML to apply authentication, authorization, audit, and content validation to XML based communications.
About Insight Consulting
Insight Consulting is a Siemens subsidiary company and the leading UK provider of independent services and solutions for information security, business continuity and risk management. From the development of policy, strategy and awareness through to the delivery of complete, end-to-end solutions that encompass testing, training, recruitment and managed services, Insight helps organizations in the Financial Services and Government sectors to understand and manage the risk in their IT and business operations.