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BlackSpider Technologies, a world-leader in e-mail content filtering services today announced that Ultima has become an Authorised Reseller for its MailControl portfolio of managed services.

Ultima, a recognised leader in the provision of managed security services to corporates and the public sector will offer BlackSpider’s MailControl e-mail protection services to its customers.

Robin Shuff, Technical Services Director at Ultima said, “Our customers are increasingly keen to tighten their e-mail security. Recent high-profile virus outbreaks such as Sobig.F, coupled with the growing problem of spam e-mail has brought e-mail security to the top of many corporate IT agendas”.

He added “The evolving legislative landscape is also driving change in this area with the e-mail usage of regulated companies under greater scrutiny, and organisations under increasing pressure to protect their employees from offensive e-mail content. Ultima chose to partner with BlackSpider based on the strength and depth of its MailControl technology and its complementary fit with our other best-in-class security offerings.”

Edward Berks, Sales Director of BlackSpider Technologies commented, “Ultima’s long track record coupled with its reputation for excellence in the security field make it a strong partner for BlackSpider. The market for outsourced e-mail security services is growing rapidly as customers recognise the protection and cost benefits of such an approach. We are delighted to be teaming with Ultima Business Solutions, a company known for its security expertise”.

About BlackSpider

BlackSpider Technologies is a managed services provider focused exclusively on the provision of e-mail security solutions. Its portfolio of ‘MailControl’ services provides customers with unprecedented protection from e-mail borne threats such as viruses, pornography and unsolicited junk e-mail (spam). The effortless service counters these increasingly complex threats to security and productivity with no need for in-house hardware and software. BlackSpider’s team of industry experts provide the ultimate evolving mix of proprietary and best-of-breed technology, giving superior email security at reduced cost. For more information visit

About Ultima Business Solutions

Ultima Business Solutions is one of the UK’s leading providers of secure IT infrastructure solutions. Working with best of breed vendors, Ultima’s services and solutions include 24x7 managed services, secure Internet and remote connectivity, enterprise solutions, storage, and disaster recovery. Ultima offers its corporate clients a unique portfolio of security services including both technical and management solutions. On the technical side, Ultima can deliver a full range of access and content control solutions, in addition to providing consultancy and training services relating to information security. For example, Ultima can help organisations meet their information security requirements by assisting in areas such as risk assessment, policies and procedures, awareness and education, and BS 7799 compliance. From its Network Operations Centre at their headquarters in Reading, Ultima provides a range of 24x7 managed services which include the monitoring and maintenance
of servers, firewalls and VPNs.

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