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Venyu Awarded 2014 Internet Telephony TMC Labs Innovation Award

Sentinel Security Suite Honored for Exceptional Innovation

BATON ROUGE, LA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/17/14 -- Venyu, a leader in business continuity, cloud-based virtualization, and battle-tested data recovery, today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, named Sentinel Security Suite as a 2014 INTERNET TELEPHONY TMC Labs Innovation Award winner presented by INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.

"The INTERNET TELEPHONY TMC Labs Innovation Award represents the best and the most unique products and services that this industry has to offer. Venyu has proven their commitment to quality and the further development of the IP communications industry through its Sentinel Security Suite," stated Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC.

The INTERNET TELEPHONY TMC Labs Innovation Award honors products that display innovation, unique features, and significant contributions toward improving communications technology. The awards are bestowed to those companies demonstrating ground-breaking contributions to the industry.

Sentinel Security Suite combines security tools and expertise with VMware's vCloud Director Cloud to remove the need for customers to purchase dedicated software, or appliances for security services. The award-winning solution provides customers with an up-to-date Intrusion Detection System (IDS) database with assistance to monitor all security events occurring in the cloud and/or physical environments.

"Offering cloud-based data security is no longer an option -- it's a necessity," said Scott Thompson, CEO, Venyu. "Every day there are new security threats that find their way onto servers. These often go undetected because organizations simply do not have the expertise or the time to monitor tens of thousands of log entries to determine their presence. Venyu's Sentinel Security Suite automates this entire process and backs it up with trained professionals within a 24/7 Security Operations Center. We are honored that TMC views this service as innovative and industry leading."

Venyu's Sentinel Security Suite features:

  • Use intelligent multi-factor correlation to identify suspicious activity in network traffic that may be harmful to IT assets. After validation by a Level 1 SOC analyst, customers are notified with recommended actions and responses.
  • Collect, aggregate and normalize log data whether it originates on premise, in a hosted environment, or within the cloud.
  • Integrated review and case management capabilities that allow an organization to track and report on incident trends. Built-in workflow and case management tools provide an auditable trail of any suspicious findings and give a historical perspective of the entire security and compliance operations.

The 2014 TMC Labs Innovation Award recipients were announced on www.tmcnet.com/voip and will be published in INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine.

"Congratulations to the entire team at Venyu for earning this great honor. I look forward to seeing more innovative solutions from them as they continue to contribute to the future of IP communications," Tehrani added.

About Venyu
Venyu is a premier provider of data center, managed hosting, cloud, virtualization and data protection solutions. By leveraging Venyu's portfolio of innovative, ROI-focused solutions, including VenyuCloud and RestartIT, within secure, highly available data centers, organizations can reduce IT costs while increasing security and scalability. For more information about Venyu and its industry-leading offerings, please visit www.venyu.com. Your Data Made Invincible™.

About INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine
INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has been the IP Communications Authority since 1998™. Beginning with the first issue in February of 1998, INTERNET TELEPHONY has been providing unbiased views of the complicated converged communications space. INTERNET TELEPHONY offers rich content from solutions-focused editorial content to reviews on products and services from TMC Labs. INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine reaches more than 225,000 readers, including pass-along readers. For more information, please visit www.itmag.com.

About TMC
TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients' goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, M2M Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world's leading business technology event, as well as industry events: Asterisk World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Cloud4SMB Expo; Customer Experience (CX) Hot Trends Symposium; DevCon5 - HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; LatinComm Conference and Expo; M2M Evolution Conference & Expo; Mobile Payment Conference; Software Telco Congress, StartupCamp; Super Wi-Fi & Shared Spectrum Summit; SIP Trunking-Unified Communications Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo; WebRTC Conference & Expo III; and more. Visit TMC Events for additional information.

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