Vexira Antivirus For Linux Protects 19,900 Students At The Norwegian School Of Management BI From Email Viruses
MEDINA, Ohio September 20, 2004 Central Command®, a leading provider of Linux®, FreeBSD, and OpenBSD antivirus solutions announced today that The Norwegian School Of Management BI, the second largest educational institution in Norway, has chosen Vexira® Antivirus for Linux to defend its email infrastructure against worms, viruses, trojans, and other malicious programs.
The Norwegian School of Management BI is Norway’s second largest educational institution and the largest provider of education in economics, business administration and management in Europe. The school has a total of 19,900 active students.
“Implementing Vexira Antivirus on our Postfix servers was extremely easy, and the performance and technical support is well above expectations. It is doing an excellent job at protecting our 19,000 students and 800 employees from email based viruses. During peak- hours the load on our servers is very low, far superior to any other product we have evaluated. Since installation no viruses or worms have successfully slipped past Vexira. I am confident that we have chosen a product with a price and performance ratio that is hard to beat,” said Oliver Olsen, Systems engineer, Norwegian School of Management BI.
Vexira Antivirus is a scalable Linux antivirus solution that is cost effective and developed to eliminate the email virus problem with its resilient and dependable operation. It is supported 24/7/365 by knowledgeable support staff familiar with large-scale email installations.
Features of Vexira Antivirus include:
* Virus scans all in-bound and out-bound email
* Processes high volumes of email
* Configurable warning notifications to sender, recipient or postmaster
* Heuristic virus detection
* Full automatic update of scan engine and virus definition file
* Detection of malformed messages
Supported operating systems x86 (IA32): Linux, FreeBSD and OpenBSD
Supported Linux distributions: Redhat, Red Flag, SuSE, Debian, Gentoo, Mandrake, Slackware
Supported email applications: Sendmail, Postfix, Qmail, Exim “The Norwegian School of Management BI is among the top European business schools and we are proud that they have chosen Vexira Antivirus. We offer them unparalleled levels of customer service and virus detection performance with Vexira Antivirus. Vexira Antivirus solutions are used within many large educational institutions around the world to defend themselves against viruses. It was important for them to carefully select an antivirus solutions that was robust and effective to ensure that the each student, and faculty member are able to carry out each day’s studies and work in a safe, virus free environment,” said Keith Peer, CEO, Central Command Inc.
Vexira Antivirus for Mail servers starts at $299.95, and a free trial version may be downloaded from (www.centralcommand.com) or obtained by contacting Central Command at +1-330 723-2062.
About Central Command:
A leader in the anti-virus industry, Central Command, Inc., a privately held company, serves home PC users and industrial, financial, government, education, healthcare and service firms with virus protection software, services, and information. The company services customers in over 104 countries and is headquartered in Medina, Ohio. Visit Central Command at (www.centralcommand.com) or call 1-330 723-2062 for more information.
About The Norwegian School of Management BI:
The Norwegian School of Management BI is a private, non-commercial foundation (founded in 1943) providing knowledge and competence both to the private and public sectors. The School’s aim is to contribute to value creation and the growth of entrepreneurship by conducting high-quality research and offering educational programs of high quality and relevance. The research carried out by the School’s faculty is of a very high standard, and has among other things, resulted in both the Financial Times and Long Range Planning ranking the Norwegian School of Management BI among the top European business schools. (www.bi.no)
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