Rohde & Schwarz SIT and Adyton Systems announce technology partnership
The collaboration between Rohde & Schwarz SIT GmbH and firewall manufacturer Adyton Systems AG will start with CeBIT 2012 in Hanover
The Berlin-based high-security expert Rohde & Schwarz SIT and the Leipzig-based technology company Adyton Systems will be working together in the future to develop and market next-generation firewall products.
Berlin/Leipzig, February 21, 2012 — The basis for this partnership will be the next generation firewall developed by Adyton Systems with innovative technology that allows network traffic to be screened practically in realtime at various levels (“single pass”). In the future, Rohde & Schwarz SIT will be marketing the next generation firewall under the name of R&S SITGate to government institutions, infrastructure operators and companies with especially sensitive data worldwide. A common-criteria-certified model is currently in the planning stages.
Winfried Wirth, Managing Director of Rohde & Schwarz SIT, sums up the positioning of the company as follows: “German-made IT security products featuring the most advanced technology paired with an attractive total cost of ownership. R&S SITGate is a powerful addition to our range of network security products. By joining forces with Adyton System, we have found a technologically very innovative partner for our firewall business.”
“We expect the strategic cooperation with Rohde & Schwarz SIT to help us tap into new markets and target groups within a short period of time,” says Klaus Mochalski, CEO of Adyton Systems. “From a technology standpoint, it is very exciting to continue the development of such an advanced firewall like ours in this direction and to establish it in the field of high security,” adds Martin Menschner, Technical Director.
At this year’s CeBIT trade fair from March 6 to 10, Adyton Systems and Rohde & Schwarz SIT will present their new firewall products at their booths. Adyton Systems will showcase its next-generation NETWORK PROTECTOR firewall at booth D36 in hall 12. Each day CEO Klaus Mochalski will also be attending the heise Security Forum in hall 12 to speak on the topic of current IT security threats and methods for dealing with them. Rohde & Schwarz SIT will show the R&S SITGate to a broad audience for the first time at booth B43 in hall 12.
Press contacts Rohde & Schwarz:
Rohde & Schwarz SIT: Kerstin Wicht, Phone: +49 30 65884 231, Fax: +49 30 65884 184, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
North America: Chris Petrole, Phone: +1 410 910 7836, E-mail: email@example.com
Asia Pacific: Wen Shi Tong, Phone: +65 6 307-0029, E-mail: WenShi.Tong@rohde-schwarz.com
Press contact Adyton Systems:
Kristin Preßler, Tel.: +49 341 392993431, Fax: +49 341 392993439, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contacts for readers:
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Customer Support Latin America: Phone: +1 410 910 7988, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Customer Support Asia: Phone: +65 65130 488, E-mail: email@example.com
Customer Support China: Phone: +86-800-810-8228 or +86-400-650-5896,
Rohde & Schwarz SIT GmbH
Rohde & Schwarz SIT GmbH is a subsidiary of Rohde & Schwarz. For over 20 years, the name has been synonymous with encryption technology and IT security. The company has been the security partner of the Federal Republic of Germany since 2004. All around the world, it offers its customers premium crypto solutions for wireline, radio, satellite and Ethernet communications. The company’s portfolio also includes state-of-the-art solutions for network security. Today, Rohde & Schwarz SIT has 150 employees at its locations in Berlin, Stuttgart and Munich.