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London, UK – January 26, 2004 – For email and messaging administrators attending Lotusphere 2004 in search of a solution that secures Lotus Domino from the rising tide of spam, viruses and other threats, BorderWare Technologies Inc., The Security Appliances Company™, has the answer. The MXtreme™ Mail Firewall, which has proven itself an easy, comprehensive solution for IBM Lotus® Domino™.

"The first thing that grabbed my attention about MXtreme was its ease of installation. It only took a few minutes to configure it via a Web browser, and we were off and running," says Scott L. Thomas, President, Thomas Consulting Inc. (, and DominoWire Security Tips Technical Editor for Thomas was recently involved in installing MXtreme for a company with 32,000 Lotus Notes clients. Thomas worked with the company to do extensive research and testing of all of the leading email security appliances over several months before the final decision was made to select MXtreme.

According to Thomas, "MXtreme's comprehensive anti-spam and anti-virus protection, security certifications, straightforward Web-based GUI administration and detailed reports that can be customized and automated, were key contributing factors in the decision process. The product easily handled the email load of the company, which is in excess of one million messages per week." With respect to BorderWare's support Thomas adds: "Technical support was good and prompt when we used them."

MXtreme for Domino Users

In a Domino environment, MXtreme Mail Firewall installs at the network edge, between the Internet and Domino messaging servers, delivering the most comprehensive perimeter security for the email system. MXtreme prevents any number of threats to Domino from spam, viruses, Trojans and worms, to malformed messages and denial-of-service attacks, while enabling sophisticated routing and message delivery. MXtreme ensures that email remains secure, reliable and highly available.

MXtreme also provides remote users with a secure authenticated proxy sessions for Lotus iNotes™, so users can safely access their email from any Web browser. MXtreme Mail Firewall appliances come in three models, for businesses with small, medium and heavy email traffic, and are also available through an international channel of 500 resellers.


About BorderWare

BorderWare Technologies Inc. is The Security Appliances Company. The company's comprehensive network firewall+VPN and "application-specific" appliances for email, DNS, and document collaboration, protect mission-critical network resources in sensitive environments and are deployed at various military, intelligence, defence, national security agencies, and corporations worldwide. BorderWare has affiliations and partnerships with some of the industry's most prominent companies in Internet infrastructure and security including Cisco Systems, Sun Microsystems, RSA Security, Brightmail, Kaspersky Labs, BlueCat Networks, Network Engines and SSH Communications Security.

Founded in 1994, BorderWare is a private company headquartered in Toronto, Canada with offices in London, Frankfurt, Stockholm, Dallas, San Jose, and Washington DC. For more information visit

Media Contacts:

Linda Quemper

BorderWare Technologies

+44 7768 334700

Sara Claridge

Marylebone Media Relations

+44 1344 876558

(c) 2004 BorderWare Technologies Inc. All Rights Reserved. BorderWare, The Security Appliances Company, and MXtreme are trademarks of BorderWare Technologies Inc. All other company and/or product names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective manufacturers.

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