Sunnyvale, California, July 30, 2009
Zscaler, Inc., the market leader in cloud-delivered, multi-tenant Security as a Service (SaaS), today announced that Sub-Zero, the recognized industry-leader in high-end refrigeration units, is leveraging Zscaler SaaS service to protect their headquarters, branch offices and mobile road warriors in distributed locations from Web security risks. Zscaler enforces Internet business and security policies. The Zscaler service also significantly lowers IT costs while providing a strong solution for reporting, replacing one described only as “broken.”
Before selecting Zscaler, Sub-Zero had all traffic running through separate filtering software for gateway anti virus and Web filtering. The maintaining, patching and updating of these point products created high administrative costs and burden. With Zscaler, Sub-Zero simply forwards Internet-bound traffic from its Microsoft ISA server to Zscaler to enforce policies. The solution also protects mobile users and company networks from threats. For example, previously, notebooks that were infected on the road could reconnect to the office network and create security backdoors.
“Zscaler’s integrated Web security service eliminates the need for multiple point products at multiple gateways, consolidating and simplifying security while adding advanced protections,” said Tyler Verri, security analyst at Sub-Zero. “Deployment was painless; Zscaler support was very helpful, and all we had to do to be up-and-running was simply forward the traffic from our Microsoft ISA server. And whereas before we had very limited reporting, Zscaler’s integrated reporting dashboard gives us full visibility and easy investigation.”
“The cloud-based Web security of Zscaler provides another way for ISA 2006 customers to realize a combination of efficiency and security,” said David B. Cross, product unit manager, Microsoft Corporation. “As part of our Business Ready Security strategy, we are pleased to partner with Zscaler to extend the value of ISA to our common customers.”
"ISA is a widely used and popular Web proxy,” said Jay Chaudhry, CEO Zscaler. "We are glad to extend the value of ISA servers currently deployed in the market and provide integrated security and reporting capabilities at an attractive, low total cost of ownership.”
Sub Zero will be speaking on Zscaler’s upcoming Webcast with keynote by IDC. Go here to register: https://www.zscaler.com/idc-live-webcast-20090811.php?src=ISAPR
Sub-Zero, Inc., is the leading manufacturer of American-made luxury refrigeration, freezers and wine storage units, and leads in product design with its built-in and integrated lines. Founded in 1945, Sub-Zero is a privately held company in its third generation of family ownership. Sub-Zero is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, operates a manufacturing facility in Phoenix, Arizona. For more information visit us at www.Sub-Zero.com
Zscaler is revolutionizing Internet security with the industry’s first Security as a Service platform. As the most innovative firm in the $35 billion security market, Zscaler is used by more than 5,000 leading organizations, including 50 of the Fortune 500. Zscaler ensures that more than 15 million users worldwide are protected against cyber attacks and data breaches while staying fully compliant with corporate and regulatory policies.
Zscaler is a Gartner Magic Quadrant leader for Secure Web Gateways and delivers a safe and productive Internet experience for every user, from any device and from any location — 100% in the cloud. With its multi-tenant, distributed cloud security platform, Zscaler effectively moves security into the internet backbone, operating in more than 100 data centers around the world and enabling organizations to fully leverage the promise of cloud and mobile computing with unparalleled and uncompromising protection and performance. Zscaler delivers unified, carrier-grade internet security, next generation firewall, web security, sandboxing/advanced persistent threat (APT) protection, data loss prevention, SSL inspection, traffic shaping, policy management and threat intelligence—all without the need for on-premise hardware, appliances or software. To learn more, visit us at www.zscaler.com.
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