3Com is a leading global provider of enterprise and small-business networking solutions that help organizations achieve their business and networking objectives. The company has had a major impact on computer networking since the invention of Ethernet in the 1970s by 3Com's founder. 3Com’s mission is to provide customers worldwide with high-quality, low-cost networking infrastructure solutions that enable the convergence of applications and emerging technologies into the network.
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) enables people to make powerful connections-whether in business, education, philanthropy, or creativity. Cisco hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make networks possible-providing easy access to information anywhere, at any time.Cisco was founded in 1984 by a small group of computer scientists from Stanford University. Since the company's inception, Cisco engineers have been leaders in the development of Internet Protocol (IP)-based networking technologies. Today, with more than 67,647 employees worldwide, this tradition of innovation continues with industry-leading products and solutions in the company's core development areas of routing and switching, as well as in advanced technologies.
Citrix is the global leader and the most trusted name in application delivery infrastructure. More than
200,000 organizations worldwide rely on Citrix to deliver any application to users anywhere with the
best performance, highest security and lowest cost. Citrix customers include 100% of the Fortune 100
companies and 99% of the Fortune Global 500, as well as hundreds of thousands of small businesses
and prosumers. Citrix has approximately 6,200 channel and alliance partners in more than 100 countries.
Annual revenue in 2006 was $1.1 billion.
Dell, Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL, HKEX: 4331) is a multinational technology corporation that develops, manufactures, sells, and supports personal computers and other computer-related products. Based in Round Rock, Texas, Dell employs more than 82,700 people worldwide.
Dell grew during the 1980s and 1990s to become (for a time) the largest seller of PCs and servers. As of 2008[update] it held the second spot in computer-sales within the industry behind HP. The company currently sells personal computers, servers, data storage devices, network switches, software, and computer peripherals.
Provides proven solutions for the protection, retention, and discovery of electronic information. Trusted by over 22,000 customers, our innovative technologies combined with flexible deployment options form solutions to solve organizations' most rigorous compliance and data management problems.
Our solutions address the complexity of explosive data growth, the challenge of maintaining high availability of critical business systems, and the increasing demands of regulatory compliance and litigation. Our offerings include i365 EVault Data Protection software and SaaS for backup and recovery; i365 Retention Management solutions for data recovery, migration, restoration and data management solutions; i365 MetaLINCS E-Discovery solutions for first pass processing and advanced content analysis of electronic information; and i365 ProServ Professional Services for implementation, consulting, training, and risk assessment of the i365 portfolio.
GFI Software is a developer of content security, network security and messaging computer software founded in 1992. Its products include software for filtering spam and viruses from e-mail as well as for monitoring and scanning networks for security purposes.
The Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE: HPQ), commonly referred to as HP, is a technology corporation headquartered in Palo Alto, California, United States. HP is the largest technology company in the world and operates in nearly every country. HP specializes in developing and manufacturing computing, storage, and networking hardware, software and services. Major product lines include personal computing devices, enterprise servers, related storage devices, as well as a diverse range of printers and other imaging products. Other product lines, including electronic test equipment and systems, medical electronic equipment, solid state components and instrumentation for chemical analysis were spun off as Agilent Technologies in 1999.
International Business Machines Corporation, abbreviated IBM and nicknamed "Big Blue" (for its official corporate color), is a multinational computer technology and consulting corporation headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States. The company is one of the few information technology companies with a continuous history dating back to the 19th century. IBM manufactures and sells computer hardware and software, and offers infrastructure services, hosting services, and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.
Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE:IRM) is the global leader for information protection and storage services. We deliver the expertise our customers seek for reducing the costs and mitigating the risks associated with the protection and storage of their information assets. Our financial model is based on the recurring nature of our revenues. The predictability of this revenue stream and the resulting operating income before depreciation and amortization (OIBDA) allow us to operate with a high degree of financial leverage.
LogMeIn is a suite of software services that provides remote access to computers over the Internet. The various product versions are designed for both end users and professional help desk personnel.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT, HKEX: 4338) is an American-based multinational computer technology corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, and supports a wide range of software products for computing devices. Headquartered in Redmond, Washington, USA, its best selling products are the Microsoft Windows operating system and the Microsoft Office suite of productivity software.
SolarWinds is a developer and marketer of network management software.
The company sells downloadable software products that maintain, monitor and troubleshoot IT networks. It also provides several free tools relating to its core commercial products, and hosts an online community of more than 20,000 users at www.thwack.com.
SonicWALL is a public company that provides Internet security solutions and appliances. SonicWALL has three business units: Network Security, Content Security, and Business Continuity. Their product lines within these business units include devices that provide a firewall, UTM (Universal Threat Management), VPN (Virtual Private Network), backup and recovery, and anti-spam / email and content filtering, as well as software and value-added subscription services.
Trend Micro (TYO: 4704) is a computer company that develops software and services to protect against computer viruses, malware, spam, and Web-based threats. It is headquartered in Tokyo. Trend Micro was founded in 1988 in California by Steve Chang, a Taiwanese person, who served as Trend Micro's CEO until 2004. In 2004 Chang passed leadership to co-founder Eva Chen, who had served as CTO since 1996.
Trend Micro is known for producing the PC-cillin range of anti-virus products, and is the creator of the free online browser-based malware scanner, HouseCall. They have a global threat response center, called TrendLabs, to help them research and inform about worldwide security threats. Trend Micro's offices are located in Taiwan, Japan, China, France, Germany, Ireland, United States, United Arab Emirates, Australia, Malaysia, Philippines and New Zealand. In 2008, Trend Micro ranked 33rd on the list of largest software companies in the world. The company is on the US Federal Buying Schedule 70 through resellers Softchoice, ASAP, and Synnex.
A leading provider of telephony systems and applications to business customers worldwide. With a focus on delivering application-rich, affordable VoIP systems to small and medium businesses, Vertical is an innovator in delivering high-value voice applications that enable businesses to be more productive and dramatically reduce costs. Vertical is strategic partners with LG-Nortel, a world leading provider of telecommunications technology, who is both a shareholder as well a product development and manufacturing partner to Vertical. Vertical is headquartered in Cambridge, MA.
WatchGuard Technologies is a provider of Internet security solutions for small- to mid-sized enterprises worldwide and a pioneer in security appliances. WatchGuard products include the Firebox line of firewall and VPN appliances.