Austin, Texas–July 23, 2007– Mirage Networks®, Inc., developer of patented Network Access Control (NAC) technology, today announced Mahidol Wittayanusorn School, Thailand has chosen Mirage Endpoint Control to protect its network from threats and policy violations which can negatively impact operational cost and productivity.
"Our network must accommodate many unmanaged endpoints, which has always been challenging," said Boonnatee Sakboonnatee, head of the IT division for Mahidol Wittayanusorn School. "Mirage Endpoint Control allows us to see what is accessing our network, and was exceptionally easy to deploy. Within minutes of installation and configuration, we were able to identify and quarantine infected student devices."
The Mirage Endpoint Control solution monitors all network devices both before and after users attempt to log onto the network, combining pre-admission authentication and compliance checks with post-admission behavioral monitoring. The process delivers a comprehensive, full-cycle NAC solution. Mirage requires no agents to deploy, no signatures to rollout, no inline devices to install and no switching upgrades.
"We are very pleased to have Mahidol Wittayanusorn join our list of education customers who selected Mirage not only for its ease of deployment and effectiveness in securing unmanaged endpoints, but for its innovative approach to solving a difficult problem," stated Greg Stock, president and CEO, Mirage Networks. "We remain dedicated to providing the best solution on the market for securing the dynamic networks of schools, colleges, and universities."
Mirage Networks´ partner in the region, nForce Security Systems, helped deploy the Mirage Endpoint Control solution at Mahidol Wittayanusorn School. "Our goal was to help the school secure its networks and allow IT staff to focus on projects instead of problems," said Mark Nakrop Niamnamtham, managing director for nForce Thailand. "Mirage Endpoint Control allowed us to achieve that goal."
About Mahidol Wittayanusorn
Mahidol Wittayanusorn is an extraordinary school that has a lofty ideal of providing world-class education at the upper secondary level (Grade 10 — 12) for exceptionally gifted and talented students in science, mathematics, and technology. The goal of the school is to guide students so that they will be avid lifelong learners, researchers, and innovators. The school is also focused on developing moral and ethical values and the students are dedicated to national development and environmental protection.
About nForce Security Systems
nForce Security Systems is a leading value-added distributor and channel development marketer of advanced information security products and solutions that enable organizations of all sizes to better leverage and control their investments in IT Security and related Information Technology.
About Mirage Networks
Mirage Networks, Inc. is the leading provider of Network Access Control (NAC) solutions, including both pre- and post-admission security. The company´s patented technology gives organizations control over unknown, out-of-policy, and infected devices resulting in increased network uptime, policy compliance, and reduced operational costs. Mirage´s NAC appliances work in all network environments, deploy out-of-band, and require neither signatures nor agents to enforce policies and terminate zero-day threats. Based in Austin, Texas, Mirage Networks Endpoint Control is a consistent winner of industry awards and recognition. Learn more at http://www.miragenetworks.com.
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