HELSINKI, Finland, PALO ALTO, Calif. and TOKYO, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- SSH
Communications Security (HEX:SSH1V), a world-leading developer of managed
security middleware, today announced SSH Tectia(TM) Manager, the first
security management platform designed for the centralized deployment,
configuration and monitoring for managed security middleware in large
enterprise environments. SSH Tectia Manager dramatically reduces the total
cost of ownership for large environments, while enforcing consistency of
security policy throughout the organization.
"IT managers have a tedious and time consuming burden of managing their
security solutions," said Tatu Ylonen, CTO of SSH Communications Security
Corp. "SSH Tectia Manager solves this issue by allowing IT managers to manage
deployment, provide upgrades and monitor technical issues from a central
location for their SSH environments. SSH Tectia Manager not only provides our
customers with greater ease of use and lower overhead costs, but increases the
level of security by reducing human error."
Unlike other security solutions that require significant modification or
costly hardware investments, SSH Tectia is based on the managed security
middleware concept that does not require any re-engineering or modification to
the supporting IT infrastructure or applications, allowing easily integration
into heterogeneous, multi-platform IT environments.
Today, IT managers need to streamline processes as much as possible in
order to compensate for lowered IT budgets. SSH Tectia Manager provides
customers with added security, reduced reaction time and greater scalability
for secure growth. Key features include:
-- Centralized deployment and upgrades -- Reduces the time and resources
required for large deployments and maintenance. Critical patches and
updates are deployed effectively throughout the organization.
-- Intelligent centralized configuration -- Improves the consistency of
security policy throughout the organization and reduces manual
-- Reporting, statistics and monitoring capabilities -- Enhances
administrator visibility of the environment, enabling fast reactions to
deviations and anomalies. Demands of security auditors can be met with
comprehensive and concise reports on total environment status.
-- Built-in database and robust management architecture -- Provides a
secure future growth path into large-scale enterprise environments.
Role-based administrator access control and auditing adapt SSH Tectia
Manager to customer's IT organization and processes.
Additional features include:
-- Flexible host grouping with multiple views and hierarchies
-- Centralized server host public key distribution
-- SSH Secure Shell environment logging and monitoring
-- Online status reporting on binary and configuration update success
-- Encrypted and authenticated management connections
-- Role-based administrator access management
-- Administrator audit trail logging
-- Host and configuration data stored in SQL database
-- TLS protected Web management interface
Product Pricing and Availability
SSH Tectia Manager will be available for first customer shipment later
this month. Please contact an SSH sales representative for further details.
Contact SSH sales at www.ssh.com or contact SSH sales in Helsinki, Finland, at
+358-20-500-7030, Palo Alto, Calif., USA, at +1-650-251-2700 or Tokyo, Japan
About SSH Tectia
SSH Tectia is an enterprise class suite of security solutions based on
SSH's industry leading technologies. SSH Tectia client/server solution is
based on the award-winning SSH Secure Shell used by millions worldwide. SSH
Tectia enables end-to-end secure communications throughout the internal and
external network. SSH Tectia provides transparent strong encryption and
authentication and easily integrates into heterogeneous, multi-platform
environments. SSH Tectia's management capabilities allow for easy scalability
and centralized policy deployment.
About SSH Tectia Manager
SSH Tectia Manager is a centralized security management module ideal for
large-scale deployments and seamless transparent security policy enforcement
in real time throughout the SSH Tectia environment. Integrated auditing and
monitoring features allow enterprises to effectively maintain SSH security
solution environments. SSH Tectia Manager reduces total cost of ownership and
accelerates return on investment by easing the burden on IT resources.
About SSH Communications Security
SSH Communications Security, a world-leading supplier of managed security
middleware, offers a broad range of award-winning products designed to address
the most critical security issues for businesses, financial institutions and
governments worldwide. SSH Tectia(TM), based on the award-winning SSH Secure
Shell, the standard for secure network communications and remote
administration. SSH Tectia Certifier provides a robust certification authority
for flexible and strong authentication through digital certificates and
tokens. The market-leading, award-winning SSH IPSec family of toolkits for
OEMs and software developers enables fast time-to-market and reduced in-house
development costs. SSH is traded publicly on the Helsinki Exchanges under
HEX:SSH1V. For more information, please visit www.ssh.com
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