F-Secure's Anti-Virus for Firewalls and Anti-Virus for Internet Mail Is supported by StoneBeat SecurityCluster from Stonesoft Wednesday 17 January 2001 PDF Print January 17, 2000: F-Secure Corporation, and Stonesoft Corporation today announced that the StoneBeat SecurityCluster, scalable load-balancing and highly available software, now supports F-Secure's Anti-Virus for Firewalls and Anti-Virus for Internet Mail. SecurityCluster allows the continuous availability of the content scanning, by forming a scalable cluster of interconnected systems. The systems act as a single cluster, ensuring constant protection and eliminating downtime. F-Secure Anti-Virus products provide defense against viruses and malicious code, ensuring system availability and data integrity. They provide tested, daily anti-virus updates that are delivered automatically and transparently to site-based and mobile workers. Together, StoneBeat SecurityCluster and F-Secure Anti-Virus protect businesses and their mission-critical Internet operations from downtime. Finnish software company Stonesoft is a leading supplier of software-based, scalable, high-availability solutions for Internet and e-commerce services. Its StoneBeat product family enables mission-critical operations on the Internet, and includes StoneBeat SecurityCluster. F-Secure, a leading provider of security for mobile, distributed enterprises offers a full range of award-winning, integrated anti-virus, file encryption, distributed firewall and VPN solutions for workstations, servers, gateways and mobile devices. F-Secure products are uniquely suited for delivery of Security as a Service(tm), which provides invisible, reliable, continuous, and up-to-date security for the most widely distributed user base. Whether provided by corporate IT or delivered by service providers, F-Secure solutions extend policy-based security and instant alerts to all devices where information is created, stored or accessed. End-users of F-Secure solutions include such prominent names as Yahoo, Amazon.com, Nokia, Ericsson, IBM, Cisco, and Siemens AG. F-Secure's President and CEO, Risto Siilasmaa commented: "We are delighted to be able to offer F-Secure customers even better security through the integration of Stonesoft's StoneBeat SecurityCluster with our Antivirus products for Firewalls and Internet Mail. This forms a natural element of our 'Security as a Service' approach". Jukka Tapaninen, Stonesoft'sVice President Marketing, added: ""Stonesoft sees this as another step toward our mission to provide high availability for all kinds of network soltuions. SecurityCluster already provides scalable high availability solutions for the industry's top security solutions, so Stonesoft is very happy to add F-Secure's products to this portfolio." About StoneBeat SecurityCluster StoneBeat SecurityCluster, as a part of the StoneBeat product family, addresses the five issues most critical to online operations - scalability, load balancing, fault tolerance, online maintenance and transparency. StoneBeat SecurityCluster enables constantly available virus protection, offering continuous protection. Other products in the range are StoneBeat FullCluster for FireWall-1, StoneBeat FullCluster for Raptor, FullCluster for Gauntlet, StoneBeat HA for FireWall-1, StoneBeat WebCluster, StoneBeat CacheCluster and StoneBeat ServerCluster. For more information about Stonesoft Corporation and its products, please visit: http://www.stonebeat.com For further information please contact: F-Secure Corporation Mikael Albrecht, Product Manager PL 24 FIN-02231 Espoo Tel. +358 9 2520 5640 Mobile +358 40 5509 349 Direct Fax: +358 9 2520 5001 Email: Mikael.Albrecht@F-Secure.com The Edge Partnership (+44) 1625 511966 / 511967 (fax) This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Context PR in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.