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Catbird's V-Agent Named One of Three Best in its Category in's "Products of the Year" Awards

Catbird today announced that its V-Agent was judged as one of the three best Data Protection products released in 2007, earning a Bronze award in TechTarget’s 2007 "Products of the Year" awards.

V-Agent was chosen from a number of new products submitted for consideration to in four categories. The awards were judged by the editors of TechTarget’s, in conjunction with a team of users, industry experts, analysts and consultants. Judges selected the Products of the Year among enterprise virtualization products introduced, upgraded and shipped between October 31, 2006 and November 1, 2007.

Catbird’s V-Agent virtual agent is the industry’s first and only comprehensive security solution for virtual infrastructures. Leveraging many years of proven mission-critical protection in the "physical world", the Catbird V-Agent offers a best-practice security service for virtual networks of all sizes. Unlike conventional host-based solutions, stateful appliances and proprietary hardware solutions, Catbird’s unique, stateless architecture is 100% plug-and-play, with protection delivered within the virtual network itself. Monitoring from the inside yields significantly more effective coverage, directly translating to financial benefits for customers including availability, business continuity and operational excellence.

"Catbird won the Bronze for V-Agent for its noninvasive approach to protecting the VMware hypervisor as well as individual virtual machines," said Alex Barrett, News Director of Server Virtualization News. "Congratulations to all the winners."

"It is truly an honor to be named one of the best products in the Data Protection category by such a respected industry publication and demanding team of judges," said Tamar Newberger, Catbird’s VP of Marketing. "Catbird’s V-Agent provides a full spectrum of security services in a virtual environment. This award lends credibility to our customers’ choice of Catbird as the right solution to help them meet their security challenges."

Published Monday, January 28, 2008 8:17 PM by David Marshall
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