ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Shavlik Technologies, LLC, a leading security software and services provider, today announced that it ranked Number 285 on the 2005 Deloitte Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over five years, from 2000 - 2004. Shavlik Technologies grew 527 percent during this period. Shavlik Technologies' president and CEO, Mark Shavlik, credits his team of dedicated employees and a focus on meeting customer needs with the company's 527 percent revenue growth over the past five years. He said, "Our customers are facing increasingly demanding security issues and the need for efficient network security products is growing. Shavlik is pleased to be experiencing significant growth by providing best of breed patch management, spyware management and enterprise security risk management solutions for global companies of all sizes." "Attracting enough customers to attain such fast growth over five years makes a strong statement about the quality of a company's product and its leadership," said Tony Kern, deputy national managing principal of Deloitte's Technology, Media & Telecommunications industry practice. "Shavlik Technologies has shown the right stuff for growth." Fast 500 Selection and Qualifications The Fast 500 list is compiled from Deloitte's 15 regional North American Fast 50 lists, nominations submitted directly to the Fast 500, and public company database research. To qualify for the Fast 500, entrants must have had 2000 operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD or $75,000 CD for the United States and Canada, respectively, and 2004 operating revenues of at least $1 million USD or CD. About Shavlik Technologies, LLC Shavlik Technologies helps information technology managers and administrators manage computer system security including policy based assessment, security scanning and remediation of security vulnerabilities due to missing patches, weak accounts and passwords. Shavlik's security solutions include Shavlik NetChk(TM) Protect, a unified console for multiple security products including Shavlik HFNetChkPro(TM), the industry standard for security patch management; and Shavlik NetChk(TM) Spyware, an enterprise anti-spyware solution. Other security solutions include Shavlik Security Agents(TM), the company's new agent-based patch management solution; Shavlik HFNetChkPro(TM) for Solaris, the company's web-based interface for the Linux and Solaris environments; Shavlik EnterpriseInspector(TM), a powerful network inspection tool; and Shavlik AccountInspector(TM), an interactive account and password security tool. Founded in 1993, Shavlik licenses its industry-leading technology to partners including BindView, BladeLogic, BMC Software, Endforce, Intuit, iPass, Microsoft, Quest Software, NetIQ, N-able, ScriptLogic, SupportSoft and Symantec. Shavlik can be reached at http://www.shavlik.com . "Shavlik Technologies" is a registered trademark in the United States and certain other countries, of Shavlik Technologies, LLC. Additional Shavlik product names are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Shavlik Technologies. All other trademarks mentioned in this document are the property of their respective owners. About Deloitte Deloitte refers to one or more of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, a Swiss Verein, its member firms and their respective subsidiaries and affiliates. As a Swiss Verein (association), neither Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu nor any of its member firms has any liability for each other's acts or omissions. Each of the member firms is a separate and independent legal entity operating under the names "Deloitte", or "Deloitte & Touch", "Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu" or other related names. Services are provided by the member firms or their subsidiaries or affiliates and not by the Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Verein. Deloitte & Touche USA LLP is the US member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu. In the US, services are provided by the subsidiaries of Deloitte & Touche USA LLP (Deloitte & Touche LLP, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, Deloitte Tax LLP and their subsidiaries), and not by Deloitte & Touche USA LLP.
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