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Alliance Enables Compatibility and Interoperability Between Siebel Business Applications and Redline’s E|X Platform

Redline Networks, Inc., a company that designs and manufactures network appliances that maximise the performance, availability and security of Web-enabled applications, today announced that it has joined the Siebel Alliance Program as a Platform Partner and that the integration of Redline OverDriveTM with Siebel 7.7 has been successfully validated by Siebel Systems. The validated solution, Redline OverDriveTM for Siebel, enhances performance and security for Siebel’s CRM platform and enables customers to quickly and easily add SSL security to their Web-based installations. Siebel Systems is a leading provider of business applications software.

Redline OverDrive provides tighter technology integration at the HTTP protocol level to enhance Web applications. Siebel Systems provides organisations with a proven set of industry-specific best practices, CRM applications, market leading analytics products and business processes, empowering them to consistently deliver superior customer experiences. Redline OverDrive for Siebel leverages unique adaptive content processing capabilities to reduce the time and cost of deployment by enhancing the security of Siebel 7.7 without requiring any application modifications.

“Performance and security are critical requirements for Web-based applications,” said Craig Stouffer, vice president marketing, Redline Networks. “With the application-specific enhancements, Redline OverDrive for Siebel provides the intelligence for customers to instantly add SSL security to their Siebel Systems installations and dramatically accelerate WAN performance. In addition to these security and performance benefits, this solution simplifies the deployment and maintenance of Siebel 7.7 over the Web.”

Redline OverDrive for Siebel instantly accelerates and offloads all SSL processing, making an SSL secured version of Siebel 7.7 operate even faster than the non-SSL version before installing the Redline E|X platform. The solution also improves the availability of Siebel Analytics when running on multiple servers and provides custom cache rules to improve performance by tuning 3G caching.

“The validation of Redline OverDrive for Siebel on the Network E|X platform extends the value of Siebel 7.7 for our joint customers,” said Craig Crawford, Group Director of Alliances at Siebel Systems. “By creating complementary solutions that add real, tangible value in the form of reduced time and cost of deployment, Redline is helping Siebel Systems to deliver on the promise of providing demonstrable business results for our customers.”

Siebel Systems forms alliances with proven technology leaders to deliver tangible business benefits throughout the enterprise. By choosing Siebel business applications and validated partner solutions, Siebel Systems’ customers can pursue a best-of-class software acquisition strategy. The Siebel Validation Program applies rigorous technical scrutiny to evaluate the integration of third-party solutions with Siebel business applications. Integrations that meet the strict testing criteria are validated and documented by the Siebel Validation Program. Validation documentation is available on the Siebel Partner Directory at

Redline OverDrive for Siebel is available immediately worldwide at no additional charge.

For additional information on Redline OverDrive, please visit

About Redline Networks
Redline Networks designs and manufactures network appliances that maximise the performance, flexibility, availability, security and scalability of Web-enabled applications. The company’s family of E|X application front end network appliances, deployed at corporate data centres, and T|X Web I/O processors, used by Web sites, enable users to control and customise any HTTP-based environment while reducing infrastructure cost and complexity. Redline Networks is a privately-held company based in Campbell, Calif. For more information on Redline Networks and its products, visit

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For more information, please contact:

Tara Sinclair
Ascendant Communications
0870 242 7458
07974 398 414

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