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SonicWALL and Berry College to Present at Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit

Thursday, June 16, 2011

SonicWALL and Berry College to Present at Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit08:00 EDT Thursday, June 16, 2011SonicWALL to Showcase Live Demos of SuperMassive and Present on Application Intelligence and Next-Generation FirewallsSAN JOSE, Calif., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SonicWALL, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent network security and data protection solutions, today announced it will exhibit and present at Gartner (Nasdaq: IT) Security and Risk Management Summit June 20-23 in Washington D.C. Throughout the event, SonicWALL (Booth i) will present live demos of SonicWALL® SuperMassive?, its recently launched series of next-generation firewalls for large enterprises. It features a massively scalable multi-core architecture that utilizes up to 96 cores of processing power. The demonstration will include load testing of the SuperMassive E10800 using the Ixia Xcellon XT80 appliances to power 160 Gbps of TCP stateful application load generation and IxLoad-Attack cyber security.Together with customer Berry College, an independent, coeducational college with 1,850 students and approximately 600 faculty and staff members, SonicWALL will participate in a Solution Provider Session to present "Bringing Order to Application Chaos with Next-Generation Firewalls". As a CISO Boardroom sponsor, Patrick Sweeney, vice president product management will address the audience with the topic of "Securing and Empowering the New Workforce with Next-Generation Firewalls."For a complete presentation schedule please visit:http://www.gartner.com/technology/summits/na/security/agenda.jspBringing Order to Application Chaos with Next-Generation Firewalls Who: Dan Boyd, Senior Network Architect, Berry College and Patrick Sweeney, VP of Product Management, SonicWALLWhere: Solution Provider SessionWhen: Tuesday, June 21 at 3:15 ? 4:15 p.m. ETWhat: Enterprises today are faced with the challenge of managing the explosion of applications, sophisticated threats and bandwidth management. Educational institutions are especially hard-hit as they struggle to allow students and staff to access powerful productivity-boosting applications without putting their network at risk. Join this interactive session to hear firsthand how SonicWALL customer, Berry College, utilizes a Next-Generation Firewall solution to enable their users to optimize new applications, while maintaining control, compliance and security.Securing and Empowering the New Workforce with Next-Generation Firewalls Who: Patrick Sweeney, VP of Product Management, SonicWALLWhere: CISO BoardroomWhen: Tuesday, June 21 at 10:05 - 10:35 a.m. and 1:15 - 1:45 p.m.Wednesday, June 22 at 9:45 - 10:15 a.m. and 10:25 - 10:55 a.m.What: The workforce of today has changed. As employees turn to the device and application of choice to perform mission-critical tasks, IT must realize that the "Consumerization of IT" is here to stay. This technical-savvy new generation of workers will ensure the growth of your business - but how will you drive enablement while reducing risk? Join this session to learn how enterprise organizations are leveraging next-generation firewalls to enable the new workforce while achieving unprecedented levels of security, compliance and control.For more news on Dynamic Security and Next-Generation Networks, follow SonicWALL on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter. About SonicWALL, Inc.Guided by its vision of Dynamic Security for the Global Network, SonicWALL develops advanced intelligent network security and data protection solutions that adapt as organizations evolve and as threats evolve. Trusted by small and large enterprises worldwide, SonicWALL solutions are designed to detect and control applications and protect networks from intrusions and malware attacks through award-winning hardware, software and virtual appliance-based solutions. For more information, visit http://www.sonicwall.com/.Copyright © 2011 SonicWALL, Inc. All rights reserved. SONICWALL® is a registered trademark of SonicWALL, Inc. and all other SonicWALL product and service names and slogans are trademarks or registered trademarks of SonicWALL, Inc. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective owners.Available Topic Expert(s): For information on the listed expert(s), click appropriate link. Patrick Sweeney   https://profnet.prnewswire.com/Subscriber/ExpertProfile.aspx?ei=96561 Matt Medeiros   https://profnet.prnewswire.com/Subscriber/ExpertProfile.aspx?ei=96564SOURCE SonicWALL, Inc.For further information: Jock Breitwieser, SonicWALL, Office Phone, +1-408-962-6165, Mobile, +1-408-580-4291, jbreitwieser@SonicWALL.com; or Ben White, Bite Communications, Office Phone, +1-415-365-0392, Mobile, +1-415-314-7190, ben.white@bitecommunications.com