Ingate Systems Named a Top 50 Technology Innovator 0f 2005 by IT Week Magazine
HOLLIS, NH and MIAMI, FL -- Dec 5, 2005-
Ingate® Systems (www.ingate.com), which develops firewall technology and products that enable SIP-based live communication for the enterprise while maintaining control and security at the network edge, has been named one of the Top 50 Technology Innovators of 2005 of by IT Week, the only weekly IT magazine to electronically deliver the latest IT news to over 100,000 qualified subscribers in digital format.
These awards are given to the top 50 companies whose products IT Week's editors feel have been the most innovative on the technology front in the last year. Winners will be featured in the December 5 issue of the magazine.
Ken Durham, editor of IT Week magazine, explained that the list had evolved from the magazine's observations about the new technologies it featured during the last year and that although it was a hard pick, he was very proud to be able to showcase the great work these companies have done in the magazine.
"We are delighted to be recognized as one of IT Week's Top 50 Technology Innovators of 2005," said Olle Westerberg, Chief Executive Officer, Ingate Systems. "Ingate's products represent the very best in SIP and NAT traversal technologies. We are proud to be recognized for our success in developing world-class next-generation firewall technology and products."
Ingate Firewalls® and award-winning Ingate SIParators® enable enterprise live communication based on Session Initiation Protocol (SIP). They solve the Network Address Translation (NAT) traversal issues inherent in SIP communications, and offer both far- and near-end NAT traversal to extend the SIP capabilities within the company network to remote workers. Incorporated into all Ingate hardware is the company.s unique full SIP proxy, which delivers maximum control over SIP signaling, traffic and security.
Ingate also offers a wide range of software modules, including Remote SIP Connectivity, a far-end NAT traversal solution that enables far-flung users to leverage the benefits of SIP-based communications already integrated into the company.s network. Ingate VoIP Survival is an application module for hosted VoIP communications services that secures full redundancy in a SIP-based IP hosted PBX environment all the way out to the customer premises. VoIP Survival ensures continued communications even if the hosted server goes offline due to connection failure or malfunction.
Additionally, Ingate offers Advanced SIP Routing, which provides increased functionality for controlling and routing SIP media, both for incoming and outgoing communications.
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About Ingate® Systems
Ingate® Systems develops firewall technology and products that enable SIP-based live communication for the enterprise while maintaining control and security at the network edge. Ingate has a long history of developing next-generation firewall technology that solves the NAT/firewall traversal issue inherent in SIP communications. In addition to an extensive line of Ingate Firewalls®, the company also produces the award-winning Ingate SIParator®, a device that connects to an existing network firewall to seamlessly enable SIP communications. Ingate products currently protect the networks of retail companies, financial institutions, industrial firms, government agencies and small-to-large enterprises throughout Europe, Asia and North America. Ingate Systems AB is headquartered in Sweden with offices in Stockholm and Linköping. Its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ingate Systems Inc., is located in Hollis, New Hampshire, with a U.S. technology center in Frisco, Texas. For more information on Ingate Systems,
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