Overall Highest Rank and Prestigious Five-Star Rating
CONCORD, NH, OCTOBER 6, 2009 —
Bradford Networks, a proven leader in securing today’s heterogeneous networks, was named the Best Buy in the Network Access Control Group Test conducted by SC Magazine’s SC Lab. Bradford was selected for NAC Director, its flexible, out-of-band access management solution that continuously enforces security policies, records detailed historical network activity, and generates reports for security threat analysis and regulatory compliance. NAC Director is one of the key solution sets in Bradford’s innovative and extensible Adaptive Network Security (ANS) platform, which provides unparalleled network security, while integrating seamlessly with other network infrastructure.
The SC Magazine Best Buy rating is awarded to the product that SC Lab rates as “outstanding”. During the Group Test, several vendors’ solutions were reviewed and rated. Bradford achieved five stars, the highest rating, in every one of the Group Test’s six categories: Features, Ease of Use, Performance, Documentation, Support, and Value for the Money. Bradford also achieved a rating of five stars overall, as well as the impressive Best Buy designation.
Bradford’s flexibility, security and scalability were called out in SC Magazine’s report, with NAC Director described as being “extremely versatile with lots of associated functionality”. Additionally, NAC Director was described as combining “a lot of functionality with easy installation and management” and offering “a solid value for the money”.
“It is an honor to receive this award, and is a tribute to all at Bradford who have contributed to the development of our solutions, including our customers who provide us invaluable feedback and guidance,” said Gregg Bjork, Bradford’s CEO. “This award confirms that, by being responsive to our customers’ requests, and continually improving our products, we have built a superior network security platform.”
About Bradford Networks
Bradford Networks is a proven leader in securing today’s heterogeneous networks. Bradford’s adaptive security platform fortifies networks and leverages features from existing infrastructure to dynamically enforce policies across both wired and wireless networks. Bradford solutions uniquely identify and profile every device and every user to provide complete visibility and control. Hundreds of customers and millions of users worldwide rely on Bradford to secure their critical IT assets and automate security operations. Bradford Networks is headquartered in Concord, NH and is privately held. www.bradfordnetworks.com