Hillstone Networks Recognized on CRN’s Security 100 List

SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Hillstone Networks announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Hillstone Networks to its inaugural 2016 Security 100 list. This project recognizes the coolest security vendors in each of five categories: Endpoint Security; Identity and Access Management and Data Protection; Network Security; SIEM and Threat Detection; and Web and Application Security.

The companies in CRN’s Security 100 have demonstrated creativity and innovation in product development, as well as a strong commitment to delivering those offerings through a vibrant channel of solution providers.

In addition to recognizing security technology vendors for outstanding products and services, the Security 100 list also serves as a valuable guide for solution providers trying to navigate the IT security market. The list aids prospective channel partners in identifying the vendors that can best help them improve or expand their security offerings.

Hillstone Networks offers a next-generation network security portfolio for the enterprise and data center networks that extends from the perimeter down to the virtual machine, across cloud, physical and virtual environments. Instead of relying on signatures, the company’s firewall solutions use behavioral analytics and deep application awareness technologies. This innovative technology has won accolades and has recently been recommended by NSS Labs with the highest position on the Security Value Map™ (SVM).

“Security solutions are more essential than ever to the health and sustainability of every business, large or small,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “The frequency and complexity of IT security threats have vastly increased in recent years, requiring rapid innovation and an incisive, forward-thinking defense strategy. The importance of having expertly secured networks, software, hardware, applications and databases cannot be overstated. Our Security 100 list honors those tech suppliers at the forefront of this field for their contributions to the advancement of the channel and to the IT market at large.”

“It is an honor to be recognized by the Channel Company,” said Lingling Zhang, VP of Product and Marketing. “This year, we have been recognized repeatedly for the value and innovation that the Hillstone technology brings to the market, our channel partners and to our end users, and we look forward to continuing that commitment.”

The Security 100 list will be featured in the April 2016 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/security100.

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About Hillstone Networks

Hillstone Networks offers a broad range of security solutions for enterprises and data center networks – whether physical, virtual, or in the cloud. Hillstone solutions provide continuous threat defense not only at traditional perimeters, but also to internal networks, down to each virtual machine. For physical environments, Hillstone’s innovative security platform combines Behavioral Intelligence with high-performance networking, enabling organizations to find and stop threats in minutes, not months. Hillstone offers a complete virtual firewall solution for perimeter protection in virtual environments; Hillstone uses micro-segmentation technology to protect East-West traffic in the cloud.

Established in 2006 by NetScreen, Cisco and Juniper executives, Hillstone Networks is relied on by more than 10,000 customers around the world, including Fortune 500 companies, higher education, financial institutions and service providers. Hillstone Networks’ US headquarters are located in Sunnyvale, California. For more information, visit www.hillstonenet.com.

About the Channel Company

The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. www.thechannelco.com

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Press Contact:

Hillstone Networks

Haidong Deng, 408-508-6750

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Channel Company Contact:

The Channel Company

Melanie Turpin, 508-416-1195

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