Privacyware Renews Microsoft Partner Network
Membership, Earns Silver Application
Summary: Privacyware re-enrolls in the Microsoft Partner
Network earning a Silver Application Development
Competency - maintains distinction through demonstrated
web application firewall and Windows security technology
innovation and customer commitment.
NEW ALBANY, OH, May 27, 2015
developer of the leading software–based Web Application
Firewall and Host IPS for Microsoft Internet Information
Services (IIS), announced today that it has
achieved a Silver Application Development Competency,
demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft Corp.
customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business
environment. To earn a Microsoft silver competency,
partners must successfully demonstrate expertise through
rigorous exams, culminating in Microsoft certifications.
And to ensure the highest quality of services, Microsoft
requires customer references for successful
implementation and customer satisfaction.
ThreatSentry is the leading software–based Web
Application Firewall and Host IPS for Microsoft Internet
Information Services (IIS).
Utilizing three distinct and fully integrated Web
application security technologies, ThreatSentry
identifies and blocks web application threats such as
Structured Query Language (SQL) Injection, DDoS, Cross
Site Request Forgery (CSRF/XSRF), Cross-Site Scripting
(XSS) and other types of attacks. ThreatSentry defense
capabilities are based on the OWASP Top Ten Project and
helps system administrators comply with regulatory
demands such as Section 6.6 of the Payment Card Industry
Data Security Standard.
For a twelfth consecutive year, Microsoft has
validated Privacyware’s exceptional aptitude and
dependable performance to provide critical web
application security software solutions as an
Independent Software Developer,” said Greg Salvato, CEO
of Privacyware. “Privacyware’s proficiency to deliver
innovative Internet security solutions and strategic
advantage to our technology licensing partners and
direct clientele is greatly enhanced through our
membership in the Microsoft Partner Network.
By achieving a silver competency, organizations have
proven their expertise in specific technology areas,
placing them among the top 5 percent of Microsoft
partners worldwide,” said Phil Sorgen, corporate vice
president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp.
“When customers look for an IT partner to meet their
business challenges, choosing a company that has
attained Microsoft competencies is a smart move. These
are highly qualified professionals with access to
Microsoft technical support and product teams.
Earning the Application Development competency helps
partners differentiate themselves as a trusted expert to
their customers through development and deployment of
commercial or custom applications built using core
Microsoft technologies like Windows Server operating
systems, the Windows Azure platform, Microsoft Visual
Studio 2012 development system, and emerging cloud-based
and web business models.
The Microsoft Partner
Network helps partners strengthen their capabilities to
showcase leadership in the marketplace on the latest
technology, to better serve customers and, with 640,000
Microsoft partners in their ecosystem, to easily connect
with one of the most active, diverse networks in the
develops the leading
software–based Web Application Firewall and Host IPS for
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS).
Privacyware products leverage conventional and advanced
analytics technologies to help systems administrators,
IT security and compliance personnel more effectively
identify, understand and prevent malicious, unauthorized
and/or deviant computing system activity. Privacyware is
a member of the Microsoft Partner Network with a Silver
Application Development competency.
Privacyware and ThreatSentry are registered trademarks
of PWI, Inc. All other registered or unregistered
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owners. ©2015 PWI, Inc. All rights reserved.