Haystack Labs launches its Partner Program and garners 10 charter members.AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 10, 1996--
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Charter Members of Authorized Reseller Program for
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3. Neil Knox, vice president and general manager of the Internet and networking products group of Sun Microsystems, "Haystack Labs' WebStalker technology is a strong resource for true active security. Its technology goes beyond existing passive systems that put barriers around a network or server in the hope of preventing a break-in. By incorporating Haystack's products into the Netra Internet Server family, we extend our lead as the most powerful, secure, easy-to-use web servers on the market." In addition to licensing WebStalker First, a low-end version of the software which is bundled with every Netra 3.1 server, Sun also makes WebStalker Pro available to its customers.
"Haystack's WebStalker product is the perfect solution for securing both corporate intranets and the internet server," says Chris Burgher burgh·er
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b. , program manager for PDC, a major nationwide VAR. "More and more, the market is realizing that firewalls, though useful, are not enough. They are like a lock on the front door. Haystack provides the burglar alarm to detect unwanted actions, and the security guard to nab hackers on the prowl."
Haystack is partnering with organizations that have demonstrated experience in computer security, inter- and intranetworking, and electronic commerce. Also of interest are resellers and integrators with a strong vertical market presence. "The rapid expansion of our HAP program demonstrates the increasing demand for tools that provide tight security and user convenience," said Bill Leake, Haystack's head of channel development. "Haystack expects that by mid-97 the vast majority of our business will be through indirect channels. We are fully committed (Law) committed to prison for trial, in distinction from being detained for examination.
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About the HAP program:
The HAP program offers resellers and channel partners an extensive field staff for regional and worldwide sales support. All HAP participants are provided with sales training and complete a technical certification program, enabling them to install, troubleshoot, and offer first-level support to customers. Additionally, HAP participants receive evaluation copies of WebStalker Pro, sales collateral and presentations, and access to priority technical support.
Pricing incentives for channel partners depend upon computer platforms and sales volumes, providing a sliding scale which allows channel partners to continually improve their margins. Base pricing on WebStalker Pro - Unix is $4995, and list for WebStalker-Pro NT is $2995.
Charter participants in Haystack's reseller programs include:
-- Acclaim Technology -- San Francisco Bay-area integrator -- AvCom -- Business solutions provider and major Sun reseller -- C4I C4I Command, Control, Communications, Computers, & Intelligence (US DoD)
C4I Command Control Communications Computer and Intelligence Technologies -- East Coast specialist in network and software
computer systems -- Datalynx -- West Coast developer and marketer of systems security
software for Unix and AOS/VS AOS/VS Advanced Operating System/Virtual System -- Design Automation -- Houston based security and networking
expertise -- EMJ America, Inc. -- Nationwide master reseller of software and
multi- use operating systems -- Peripheral Devices (PDC) -- Nationwide VAR specializing in inter-
and intranetworking -- Smoke N Mirrors -- East Coast purveyor (World-Wide Web) Purveyor - A World-Wide Web server for Windows NT and Windows 95 (when available).
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electronic commerce and the Internet. -- Sterling Information Group -- Integration and management
consulting arm of a major software company -- Sun Microsystems Computer Corporation -- leading Unix workstation
About Haystack Labs, Inc.
Haystack Labs, Inc., based in Austin, Texas, develops and markets the Stalker(tm) family of misuse detection products for Web servers, computer systems, and TCP/IP TCP/IP
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Standard Internet communications protocols that allow digital computers to communicate over long distances. networks. Founded in 1989 as the leader in active security for open systems, Haystack Labs recognized the need for active monitoring tools to provide a new dimension of security and protection. The company is backed by venture funding from Venrock Associates and Trellis 1. Trellis - An object-oriented language from the University of Karlsruhe(?) with static type-checking and encapsulation.
2. Trellis - An object-oriented application development system from DEC, based on the Trellis language. (Formerly named Owl). Management Company.
Haystack has patented its security technology used to detect computer misuse and hacker intrusions. The company also owns the world's largest database of ways to break into UNIX and NT systems.
WebStalker is an automated Web server monitoring tool that protects the integrity of the server 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. It protects the content of web pages from unauthorized modification, prevents the Web server from being used as an "attack platform" into the network, and ensures the availability of the web server itself. WebStalker tracks, and responds to user activities, misuses, and break-ins, and is designed to secure mission critical data both on the external internet server and on the intranet servers inside the enterprise.
WebStalker is a trademark of Haystack Labs Inc. Other brands and product names are trademarks of their respective owners. Copyright 1996 Haystack Labs Inc.
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