Vordel continues European expansion through partnership with leading German security integrator, SHE-IT
Alliance to extend XML security footprint in German financial services and industrial sectors
Ludwigshafen, Germany and Dublin, Ireland, May 10th, 2005 - Vordel, the XML Web Services security company today announced the appointment of German firm, SHE-IT as a reseller of its XML security software in the German marketplace. SHE-IT has a strong reputation for delivering security systems integration expertise to leading companies in the financial services, telecoms and industrial sectors in Germany.
This alliance will enable Vordel to extend the footprint of its XML security products in the key German market. SHE-IT offer an extensive range of security consultancy and integration skills to complement the range of vendor products they represent. Introducing the Vordel products into their portfolio, SHE will
offer companies a compelling framework to secure their internal and external XML-based communications. The alliance enables companies to:
- Enforce an appropriate level of managed security solutions for Service Oriented Architectures
- Reduce security integration costs and increase the ROI on security architectures for companies deploying Web Services as foundation technologies to integrate their internal and external business processes.
- Leverage their existing security infrastructure components to secure their XML-based integration initiatives.
Vordel joins alongside other security vendors Aladdin, Checkpoint, CISCO and RSA represented by SHE.
Vordel CEO, Vic Morris welcoming the announcement said "This latest partnership will further consolidate Vordel's position as a leading provider of XML security technology to some of Europe's largest firms. We are delighted to have SHE-IT as a reseller of our products. They have a vastly experienced team with customers in a range of industry sectors and are acknowledged experts in their field."
SHE-IT CEO, Thomas Kohler commented "By adopting the Vordel products into the SHE-IT portfolio, we are now extending our security services to cover XML based communications. This partnership continues the SHE-IT strategy of representing only "Best of Breed' providers which enables us deliver to our customers "State of the Art" security at optimal price/performance levels."
For further background information on this relationship visit: http://www.vordel.com/partners/she.html
SHE IT is one of the leading suppliers of integrated IT security solutions. For more than 17 years the company has been designing, delivering and operating IT security solutions from one source. To provide the best and most secure solutions possible, SHE works closely with some of the leading names in security, including Aladdin, Checkpoint, CISCO and RSA. Customers include ABB, BASF, T-Mobile, State Government Ludwigshafen, Roche Diagnostics, Suzuki and Heidelberger Druckmaschinen.
Vordel provides high performance, enterprise-level hardware and software products that manage and secure XML. Vordelís products are used by Fortune 1000 companies and by national governments in order to apply management and security to Web Services and Services Oriented Architectures. Vordel addresses each stage of an organizationís XML roadmap, by providing tools for testing, for security enforcement, and for enterprise-wide SOA management. Since 1999, Vordel has been a leader in XML security, delivering return on investment to organizations deploying XML-based integration worldwide.
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