PacketMotion Named Finalist for Multiple 2011 Best Product Awards by Network Products Guide

PacketMotion Earns Finalist Honors for the 2011 Best Product Awards in the Compliance Category and Information Security and Risk Management Category

Mar 22, 2011, 08:17 ET from PacketMotion

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PacketMotion™, the leading provider of User Activity Management (UAM) solutions, today announced that it has been named a finalist in multiple awards categories in the 6th Annual 2011 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards Program by the Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide.

PacketMotion was named as a finalist for the 2011 Best Products Award in the Compliance Category and in the Information Security and Risk Management Category.  These industry and peer awards from Network Products Guide are leading information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry.  Winners will be honored in Las Vegas on May 10 during the 6th annual dinner and presentations.

PacketMotion delivers the industry's leading UAM solution, PacketSentry, which is designed for unified data center security and audit in traditional, virtual and cloud environments – monitoring, controlling and logging all network activity.  Its unique architecture with no agents or in-line appliances reduces both deployment effort and risk to production systems.  With PacketSentry, organizations have a single solution for efficient internal compliance and audit controls, and real-time policy enforcement to best protect the internal network.

The 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.

"It's an honor to be named a finalist by Network Products Guide for these esteemed industry and peer awards in multiple awards categories," said Paul Smith, PacketMotion Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.  "This further validates our position as a company successfully addressing organizations' internal user threat and compliance needs.  PacketMotion's comprehensive security solution meets organizations' growing requirements for IT control and auditable monitoring for PCI DSS, HIPAA and SOX compliance."

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About PacketMotion

PacketMotion's User Activity Management (UAM) solution provides unified data center security and audit in traditional, virtual and cloud environments.  PacketMotion's solution enables mid- to large-sized enterprises to simplify and lower the cost of meeting their compliance and audit requirements (PCI DSS, SOX, HIPAA, etc.) while delivering security functionality such as the ability to immediately stop user behavior that violates internal policies.  PacketMotion combines patent-pending software with powerful appliances to monitor individual user activity at the application level.  The PacketSentry appliance operates out of band with no impact on network performance, and installs in less than one day, typically reducing compliance-related capital and operating costs by as much as 80 percent compared to a suite of siloed tools.  Visit PacketMotion online at

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