According to Jim Garrity, vice president of sales and marketing for SECNAP, the partnership with Tech Data is a key component of the company's channel expansion strategy. "We see tremendous potential for VARs to drive sales growth for the SpammerTrap email security solution in 2009," said Garrity, "and we're pleased that the market experts at Tech Data share that vision."
Dawn Stratton, distribution director for SECNAP, will manage the account and work with Tech Data staff to coordinate sales and marketing initiatives. Stratton has more than 15 years of experience in the technology industry, including a long-standing relationship with Tech Data. An aggressive promotion for the first quarter has been launched to showcase the product line.
"Spam-borne malware and cybercrime continue to increase," said John O'Shea, Tech Data vice president of Networking Product Marketing. "It's important that resellers have access to advanced, comprehensive security solutions like the SpammerTrap so they can protect their customers from a broad range of email threats."
The SpammerTrap Email Security Gateway has earned industry recognition for its next generation technology and ease of use, winning the Best Anti-Spam Product Award from Network Products Guide in 2008 and kudos from SC Magazine as "the king of spam filters." In addition, the SpammerTrap was named one of 10 Buzz-worthy Products and a Hot Product at XChange Solution Providers events in 2008.
About SECNAP SECNAP Network Security is a leading provider of email and network security innovations for organizations ranging from small businesses to global enterprises. In addition to its flagship Email Security Gateway Powered by SpammerTrap', available as an appliance or hosted service, SECNAP offers the Network Security Solution Powered by HackerTrap, a patent-pending managed service that provides unrivaled 24/7 protection of network and information assets, and Security Services that include external penetration testing, security and compliance audits, web application and WiFi assessments and more. SECNAP is a 2009 Hot Companies Award finalist. For details visit www.secnap.com.
About Tech Data Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq: TECD) is one of the world's largest distributors of technology products from leading information technology hardware and software producers. Tech Data serves more than 100,000 IT solution providers in over 100 countries. These value-added resellers depend on Tech Data to cost-effectively support the technology needs of end-users, including small and medium businesses (SMB), large enterprises and government agencies. Ranked 105 on the FORTUNE 500', Tech Data generated $23.4 billion in net sales for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2008. To learn more, visit www.techdata.com.
CONTACT: Gail Blount of SECNAP Network Security, +1-561-999-5000, or [email protected]