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  • 6 August 2003 16:55


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Regional Center Part of Worldwide Managed Internet Security Service for Companies

MOBILE, Ala. - Seitek DataSafe LLC was selected to serve as a regional network operations center (RNOC) for SnapGear Inc.'s growing managed security service program. SnapGear is a Salt Lake City-based Internet security appliance manufacturer that develops and manufactures an extensive range of Internet security solutions that provide access and transaction security for small, medium and large enterprises. These range from plug-and-play appliances, to managed VPN services, to comprehensive purpose-built systems. Customers range from SOHO operations to international telecommunications companies.

Seitek will supply managed services to authorized resellers in 9 southeastern states including: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. SnapGear's other current RNOC is The Planet in Dallas.

"We are excited about this relationship," Seitek president Bo Megginson said. "SnapGear is a company committed to bringing quality, affordable information security products to small and medium-sized businesses. They understand the small-business market as well as the small businessperson's data security needs, and are proactively filling those needs."

"We know how important it is to bring Fortune-500 type security applications to small and medium-sized companies, and it's important to have strong regional partners like Seitek to make this happen," SnapGear CEO Rick Stevenson said.

ABOUT SNAPGEAR SnapGear, Inc. is the leading provider of embedded Linux security for small- to medium-sized enterprises and original equipment manufacturers. SnapGear is privately held and based in Salt Lake City, Utah, with engineering operations in Australia and an international network of distributors for its family of Linux-driven VPN, firewall, and router hardware products. Additional information is available at

ABOUT SEITEK DATASAFE Seitek DataSafe, LLC, based in Mobile, Ala., is a leading supplier of data & networking security on the Gulf Coast focusing on VPN design and implementation, network perimeter protection and hardening, as well as application design and hosting. Additional information is available at

Seitek DataSafe Contact: Bo Megginson Seitek DataSafe LLC Tel: (251)343-4870 e-mail:

SnapGear Contact: Craig Oda Page One PR for SnapGear +1 650.473.0600 x.102

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