Alert Logic, added to Hostway Web hosting

Web hosting and managed technology services company, Hostway Corporation, has entered into a new partnership agreement with provider of on-demand security solutions, Alert Logic.

John Martis, Vice President of Hosting services at Hostway noted, ”The Threat Manager solution addresses our dedicated customer’s unique and comprehensive security needs. It eliminates the hassle and cost to the customer of deploying traditional security solutions. This partnership with Alert Logic aligns with our focus on superior customer service and delivering best of breed products and solutions.”

Hostway’s Dedicated Server solutions will now include an additional layer of protection: Threat Manager Intrusion Detection Services by Alert Logic. This new managed service offers enhanced 24×7 network protection, vulnerability monitoring, and automated IT compliance reporting.

Server and network security is crucial for Hostway customers. As network attacks continue to increase and result in financial losses for businesses, multiple layers of protection are essential to help defend and eliminate security threats. The partnership with Alert Logic compliments Hostway’s high quality dedicated hosting services and customers is hoped to benefit from:

- A managed solution that provides network defense against threats that bypass perimeter and endpoint defenses, constantly protecting internal networks from viruses, worms, and other attacks.

- 24×7 threat monitoring by SANS-certified security analysts (professionals certified by the SANS Institute in SysAdmin, Audit, Networking, and Security.)

- Ease of implementation and use, accessible through an intuitive, browser-based user interface.

- A cost-effective on-demand solution ideal for the mid-sized business.

- Additional Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance functionality available at no additional cost.

With Hostway’s Threat Manager Intrusion Detection Service, customers will receive detailed insight to their environment and proactive measures to optimize their security so they can focus on making their business successful. Threat Manager is SaaS-provisioned (Software-as-a-Service,) offering customers the advantage of rapid deployment, with no software installation or maintenance required.

Dan Sell, Vice President of Sales at Alert Logic added, ”Our partnership with Hostway demonstrates the growing demand for SaaS-based security and compliance solutions. By leveraging Hostway’s Dedicated Server Hosting and Alert Logic’s technology, we are providing mid-sized businesses a simple solution with the highest possible level of IT security.”

Alert Logic is a leading provider of on-demand compliance and security solutions for mid-sized organizations. By enabling its customers to detect threats, eliminate vulnerabilities, and manage log data, Alert Logic provides the easiest way to secure networks and comply with policies and regulations. Alert Logic’s on-demand platform utilizes software-as-a-service to deliver the benefits of rapid deployment, zero maintenance, and no upfront capital costs. Alert Logic is based in Houston, Texas and founded in 2002.

Hostway has been recognized as a leading web hosting provider by online hosting resources. TopHosts has ranked Hostway as the number one hosting provider from 2000-2006. Hostway has also been rated the number one E-commerce Hosting Provider by Web Host Directory, the most reliable web hosting provider web site by Netcraft and the best web hosting company by HostReview.

Hostway Corporation provides domain registration, web hosting, web design and online marketing services to more than 600,000 customers worldwide, with over 2 million web sites worldwide. Founded in 1998, Hostway is one of the five largest web hosting companies in the world with offices in North America (Chicago (HQ), Austin, Tampa and Vancouver), Europe (Belgium, France, Frankfurt, Hannover, London and Netherlands), Asia (Korea) and Australia (Sydney).

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