NetWitness® Announces Partnership with Targaid Trusted Systems

Relationship Opens South African Market to Next Generation Network Monitoring Solutions

Jun 08, 2010, 09:00 ET from NetWitness Corporation

HERNDON, Va. and JOHANNESBURG, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- NetWitness Corporation, the world leader in real-time network forensics and situational awareness, announced today that it has signed a reseller agreement with Targaid Trusted Systems (TTS), a leading South African firm offering integrated IT-security and governance, risk, and compliance solutions.

This agreement further expands the NetWitness presence across the African continent with specific focus on South Africa, adding the world's most advanced network security solution to Targaid's security product portfolio.

"We are excited to be partnering with TTS," said Chris Brown, director of EMEA operations for NetWitness. "At a time when South Africa faces increased threats to its public and commercial IT infrastructures, this partnership provides critical markets within the country with an effective and agile solution for detecting and mitigating the most advanced cyber risks."

"With NetWitness, TTS will help commercial and government enterprises drastically improve their security posture," said Bill Graham, director of business development at TTS. "We are pleased to bring this advanced threat management solution to the South African market."

NetWitness NextGen™ is the world's most advanced network monitoring solution, powered by full packet capture and patented real-time network forensics. With NetWitness, customers achieve situational awareness through an agile infrastructure and data management framework designed to adapt to the evolving threat landscape. NetWitness addresses a wide range of business needs as diverse as continuous network monitoring, data leakage protection, zero-day malware discovery and analysis, botnet detection, network e-discovery, insider threat management, and much more.

About Targaid Trusted Systems

Targaid Trusted Systems (TTS) is a new South African startup offering integrated IT-security and governance, risk and compliance solutions (Governance, Risk Management & Compliance.) TTS is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa. Contact: .

About NetWitness

NetWitness® Corporation is the world leader in network forensics and automated threat intelligence solutions, helping government and commercial organizations discover, prioritize and remediate complex IT risks. NetWitness solutions concurrently solve a wide variety of information security problems including: advanced persistent threat management; sensitive data discovery and advanced data leakage detection; malware activity discovery; insider threat management; policy and controls verification and e-discovery. Originally developed for the U.S. Intelligence Community, NetWitness has evolved to provide enterprises around the world with breakthrough methods of network content analysis and host-based risk discovery and prioritization. NetWitness customers include Defense, National Law Enforcement and Intelligence Agencies, top U.S. and European Banks, Critical Infrastructure, and Global 1000 organizations. NetWitness has offices in the U.S. and the U.K. and partners throughout North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.

To download the freeware version of NetWitness Investigator, visit . For more information about securing your entire organization with NetWitness NextGen, contact: . Twitter handle: NetWitness .

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