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Network World Fusion Chooses IronPort Systems to Ensure Integrity and Secure Delivery of Email

  • 26 February, 2004 14:14

<p>IronPort Messaging Gateway Appliances power email for over 200 Leading Companies</p>
<p>FOR IMMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sydney - February 26th, 2004</p>
<p>IronPort Systems, the leading email infrastructure products and services company, has announced that Network World Inc. has chosen the IronPort A-Series Messaging Gateway Appliance to power its business-critical email. Ironport Systems( has developed a full line of solutions to power and protect business critical email.</p>
<p>The A-Series is IronPort's line of messaging gateway appliances optimised for delivery of outbound commercial email. The A-Series appliances are joined by IronPort's C-Series appliances optimised for securing enterprise mail against security, spam and virus attacks. All IronPort appliances are tightly integrated with IronPort's BondedSender and SenderBase programs that establish the reputations of email senders ensuring legitimate messages get delivered.</p>
<p>"IronPort's A60 System has increased the average email distributions by 178 per cent per hour," said Rocco Bortone, senior network manager, Network World, Inc. "We've are able to setup and send more email distributions in less time, saving on production costs and reducing required resources."</p>
<p>"IronPort offers a solid and attractive solution to the rapidly increasing number of email and spam-related problems being experienced by today's companies, worldwide," said David Ferris, president of Ferris Research. "And because of its established relationships with the most credible volume senders of email, IronPort has a powerful and unique capability to support ISPs and corporations with its Bonded Sender and SenderBase programs."</p>
<p>Network World Inc, a subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG), is the leading network media company empowering Network IT Executives through education, information and community. Network World Inc. publishes the leading newsweekly, Network World; and hosts the most active online community, Network World Fusion (NWFusion). NWFusion offers a vast array of news, information and forums that attract a highly targeted audience of Network IT Executives. NWFusion hosts an average of 7.2M page views each month, an average of 600,000 unique visitors monthly and more than 340,000 unique e-mail newsletter subscribers. To reach this large audience with timely news updates, the networking professionals at Network World chose the IronPort A60. The IronPort A60 delivered the throughput required to deliver email newsletters for NWFusion's large audiences.</p>
<p>"We are pleased to be working with an industry leader such as Network World," said Scott Weiss, CEO of IronPort Systems. "IronPort's Messaging Gateway Appliances are currently installed at more than 200 leading companies whose brands rely on IronPort technology to power their critical email. Network World joins this ever-increasing number of customers who have come to recognise IronPort as integral to their business success."</p>
<p>The IronPort A-Series appliances are built on IronPort's unique AsyncOS operating system. This breakthrough operating system is optimised for messaging and allows a single IronPort Appliance to replace more than 10 or more traditional UNIX based mail servers. The A-Series also have built-in intelligence to ensure that legitimate email marketing messages are delivered to receiving ISPs, free from the "false positive" problem associated with ISP spam filters.</p>
<p>For more information on the IronPort A60 or other IronPort products and services, visit: http://www.ironport.com.
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<p>Notes for the Editors
About IronPort Systems(tm)
IronPort Systems is an email infrastructure products and services provider targeting the Global 2000. The company has developed a family of products called Messaging Gateway(tm) appliances that offer breakthrough performance, unprecedented ease of use and reduced total cost of ownership. Additionally, IronPort Information Services, Bonded Sender www.bondedsender.com and Senderbase www.senderbase.com, help guarantee the delivery of legitimate email and thwart the voluminous threat of unsolicited commercial email (UCE) or spam. For more information on IronPort products and services, visit: http://www.ironport.com.</p>
<p>IronPort A60, IronPort A30, IronPort C60, Messaging Gateway, AsyncOS, IronPort, Virtual Gateway, SenderBase and Bonded Sender Program are trademarks of IronPort Systems.</p>
<p>For further information please contact -</p>
<p>Michael J. Bosch
IronPort Systems Australia / New Zealand
Mob +61 (0) 417 287 345
mbosch@ironport.com</p>
<p>Press Contact -
Derek Evans
Gotley Nix Evans
Tel +61 (0)2 9957 5555
Mob +61 (0) 410 601 673
pr@gne.com.au</p>

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