July 23, 2008, 10:02 AM — Abaca Technology Corporation, an innovator in email protection and messaging security, announced today that Network Products Guide, a Silicon Valley Communications publication and a world leading publication on technologies and solutions has named Abaca Virtual Email Protection Gatewayâ„¢ VPG 1500, a winner of the 2008 Product Innovation Award. This annually venerated award recognizes and honors vendors from all over the world with innovative and ground-breaking products that are bringing essential and incremental changes and are setting the bar higher for others in all areas of information technology.
Abaca Virtual Email Protection Gateway VPG 1500 is a virtual email security appliance and software solution that delivers unprecedented email protection against spam, viruses, phishing attacks, DoS attacks, directory harvest attacks and spoofing with zero tuning. Combined with Abacaâ€™s ReceiverNetâ„¢ Service, the Virtual Email Protection Gateway provides secure, managed access to the Abaca ReceiverNet Protection Network and guarantees a minimum of 99 percent accuracy.
Abaca Virtual Email Protection Gateway provides all the benefits of the Abaca Email Protection Gateway appliance with the added benefits of virtualization including: maximization of existing hardware investments; standardized hardware for improved manageability, availability, flexibility, and cost savings; and simplified backup and disaster recovery. The Virtual Email Protection Gateway VPG 1500 supports up to 1,500 licensed email users. To read more about this product innovation, please visit www.networkproductsguide.com/innovations/
â€œThe goal of any product innovation must always remain a positive change, making or improving solutions better than before,â€ says Rake Narang, editor-in-chief, Network Products Guide. â€œInnovative products such as the Abaca Virtual Email Protection Gateway VPG 1500 are bringing improvements in email security through virtualization."
â€œNetwork Products Guideâ€™s recognition of the Abaca Virtual Email Protection Gateway VPG 1500 further validates our solutions as excellence-in-class and ahead of the curve in email security,â€ said Leo Jolicoeur, CEO at Abaca Technology Corporation. â€œProduct innovation is key to our continued commitment to meeting our customer needs and providing them with solutions that are ground-breaking.â€
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About Abaca Technology Corporation
Abaca Technology Corporation is an innovator in email protection and messaging security. Abacaâ€™s next generation technology, ReceiverNetâ„¢, offers a revolutionary approach in the fight against spam â€” providing an unprecedented level of performance and guaranteeing a minimum of 99 percent accuracy. Abaca has created a portfolio of advanced products and services based upon this core technology, thereby assuring users unparalleled messaging protection from spam, as well as viruses and phishing attacks. Abaca is a privately held company headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information about Abaca, please visit http://www.abaca.com.