SAN RAMON, Calif., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Faronics announced today that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading information technology research and advisory guide, has selected Faronics solutions as finalists in two categories for the 2011 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards. System Profiler was named in the Best Asset Management category, while Faronics Anti-Virus and Deep Freeze were recognized together in the category of Best Deployment Scenario. These industry and peer awards from Network Products Guide are the world's premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry.
The coveted annual Hot Companies and Best Products recognition program encompasses the world's best in organizational performance, products and services, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, support and customer satisfaction, and public relations in every area of information technology. Winners will be honored in Las Vegas on Tuesday, May 10, 2011.
As a Best Asset Management contender, System Profiler enables organizations to simplify the management of computing environments, while helping to ensure license compliance, accelerate IT productivity, and minimize business risks. Meanwhile in the category of Best Deployment Scenario in Education, Deep Freeze and Anti-Executable helped New York based Ballston Spa School District reduce their IT support tickets by 80%. Deep Freeze and Anti-Executable provide two solid layers of workstation protection. Anti-Executable allows only approved applications to run, while Deep Freeze immediately safeguards computer configurations.
"It's an honor for our products to be named as finalists by Network Products Guide," said Farid Ali, Faronics CEO. "This further validates the strength of our layered security strategy and affirms our commitment to providing our customers with solutions that are easy to use and deliver significant value."
To see how Faronics solutions can simplify your workstation software management tasks and help you achieve an additional layer of security, visit www.faronics.com to download a free, fully functional 30 day evaluation version.
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With a well-established record of helping businesses manage, simplify, and secure their IT infrastructure, Faronics makes it possible to do more with less by maximizing the value of existing technology. Faronics is the ONLY endpoint security software vendor to offer a comprehensive layered security solution consisting of anti-virus, application whitelisting, and instant system restore protection. Incorporated in 1996, Faronics has offices in the USA, Canada and the UK, as well as a global network of channel partners. Our solutions are deployed in over 150 countries worldwide, and are helping more than 30,000 organizations.