Creates New Strategic Alliance and Introduces Managed Security Service Offering
Edison, New Jersey, June 28, 2004 – Tekmark Global Solutions LLC today announced a series of strategic moves designed to solidify its position as the leading provider of global managed security services. Tekmark’s Technology Risk Management organization has been renamed TekSecure Labs to reflect the division’s key emphasis on network security, technology consulting and integrated managed security services. TekSecure is also announcing new strategic alliances with Aperios and SonicWALL to deliver a fully functional outsourced managed security service for resale by broadband providers. TekSecure Labs will be headed by Michael R. Higgins, managing director, and will be headquartered in Woodbridge, VA.
“TekSecure Labs has changed its corporate identity to better reflect the increasing capabilities of the organization,” said Higgins, “We deliver affordable security solutions to clients who require security monitoring and management, vulnerability assessment and managed services. In addition we have created a new strategic alliance with Aperios and SonicWALL that enables us to deliver a revolutionary new service offering for broadband customers we call MSSP-in-a-BOX”.
MSSP-in-a-BOX” is a managed security service for broadband service providers that bundles firewall hardware devices and 24×7 – security management together into a packaged offer that provides a strong, cost effective security solution. Key functional features include:
* Provisioning and Management — Tekmark Global Solutions
* Complete provisioning, management and support of security products 24/7/365 with help desk service, device service and RMA provisioning
* Security reporting with global security operations centers providing unlimited scalability
* Sales and Marketing — Aperios
* A campaign manager providing front-end sales and communications functionality with sales, sales training and customer tracking capability
* Easy integration with existing customer information systems to drive data convergence and improve customer relationship management.
* Security — SonicWALL
* Core appliance delivers a host of security services
* Integrates security applications to provide bulletproof security for ISP
MSSP-in-a-BOX” delivers a fully developed program to provide managed security services to broadband providers” new and emerging customer base, and delivers a complete set of integrated security applications. TekSecure Labs has a dedicated Web site and can be reached at www.teksecurelabs.com.
About TekSecure Labs
TekSecure Labs (www.teksecurelabs.com) provides comprehensive network security, integrated managed services and a portfolio of technology risk management solutions. TekSecure Labs protects companies through a suite of products and services including web security, intrusion detection and protection (IDS), managed security services, firewall management, and vulnerability assessment.
TekSecure Labs is the network security division of Tekmark Global Solutions, LLC, one of the largest privately held providers of information technology, telephony, business solutions and consulting services to companies worldwide. Tekmark provides best of breed configurations including staff supplementation, collaborative staffing, and custom project solutions to top tier clients in financial services, telecommunications, technology, insurance, health care, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, and electronics industries. Additional information can be found at www.tekmarkinc.com.