.vantronix Expands North American Sales Channel and Support for Popular .vantronix Routing Firewall Products
Hannover, Germany (September 20, 2010) -

New .vantronix Headquarters empowers channel partner success

.vantronix | secure systems GmbH, a provider of high-end security appliances and an HP AllianceONE Select partner is expanding its North American operations with headquarters in Dallas, Texas to provide pre-sales and sales support services for North American channel partners and customers of its routing firewall products. The .vantronix expansion represents a further strengthening of the company's market presence following its recently formed partnership with SYNNEX Corp. to distribute .vantronix products and the establishment of a new .vantronix North American reseller partner program.

"Known as a fast-moving technology company, .vantronix has achieved great success in Europe and Asia. We are now expanding our sales and distribution efforts to reach other important markets worldwide, notably in the U.S.," says Rouven Flöter, co-founder and managing director of .vantronix. "Through our new .vantronix North American office, we will make it easier for partners and customers to select and purchase our advanced firewall and routing products."

"As a .vantronix Value Added Distribution Partner, we have found it easy to accelerate our business by offering our customers the powerful .vantronix routing firewall capabilities," says Dieter Hahn, Vice President Value Added Distribution of Actebis Peacock GmbH one of the largest distributors in Germany who has worked with .vantronix since 2008. "The .vantronix solutions enable us to provide an open, high-end integrated network security solution to today's large enterprises."

.vantronix routing firewalls deliver top-level security .vantronix routing firewalls are designed for large enterprises that need flexible, uncompromising network security solutions. Unlike network security products based on either Linux or proprietary operating systems, .vantronix solutions are based on the OpenBSD OS, a highly secure and trusted OS that is well-respected in the U.S. The .vantronix routing firewalls also feature policy-based routing using BGP, OSPF, MPLS and Routing Domains (VRF) protocols; up to 1024 Routing Domains; and thousands of routes per domain.

The .vantronix .vtFW-ZL1 and .vtRT-ZL1 routing firewall blades are integrated into HP Networking Services zl module, and the .vantronix products are optimized and tested for use with HP Networking E Series chassis-based switches, in particular the E5400zl and E8200zl switch families.

The .vantronix security appliance product line includes additional standalone firewall solutions:

  • .vtFW C1 Network Firewall
  • .vtFW C2 High-Level Network Firewall
  • .vtFW HA1 High-End Network Firewall System
  • .vtFW EM2P COLO Firewall
  • .vtFW EM2 SOHO Firewall

.vantronix North American partner program based on EMEA success The new .vantronix North American partner program follows the successful model of the company's EMEA reseller partner program.

The .vantronix partner program offers three levels:

  • Sales Partner: Channel partners that provide network and security solutions, customer pre-sales guidance and appropriate project experience.
  • Technical Solutions Partner: Technically oriented channel partners with excellent knowledge in security solutions, the OpenBSD platform and critical projects.
  • Corporate Reseller Program: Channel partners that provide network and security solutions for enterprise customers with an appropriate reach and large-scale project experience.

Because of .vantronix's position as an HP AllianceONE Select partner, all certified HP Networking channel partners can apply to automatically become .vantronix partners, with no further certification required.

.vantronix | secure systems GmbH is a vendor of high-end security appliances with international customers in the corporate and enterprise market. .vantronix provides firewalls, load balancers, VPN IPv6 gateways and anti-spam solutions based on a solid and proven platform powered by the secure operating system OpenBSD. Its engineering team and highly professional support and services allow .vantronix to compete against leading vendors in information security, healthcare, telecommunications and governmental IT security markets. .vantronix provides security appliances based on HP hardware products and is an HP AllianceONE Select partner. The company is privately held and based in Hannover Germany.

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Nancy Stebbins for .vantronix | secure systems GmbH
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