Blue Coat Receives IPv6 Application Solution Pioneer Award from IPv6 Forum

Published April 14th, 2010 - 07:02 GMT

Blue Coat Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: BCSI), the technology leader in Application Delivery Networking, today announced that it has received the 2010 IPv6 Application Solution Pioneer award from the IPv6 Forum for the industry’s first IPv6 Secure Web Gateway solution.  The Blue Coat IPv6 Secure Web Gateway solution enables the secure and seamless migration of applications, services and content between IPv4 and IPv6 environments, so that organizations can deploy IPv6 without compromising business process continuity.
“While the transition to IPv6 is happening at varying speeds around the world, it is definitely coming, and the Blue Coat solution provides a path that allows organizations to migrate between the IPv4 and IPv6 worlds without disrupting key business processes and applications,” said Latif Ladid, President of the IPv6 Forum.  “The innovations underlying this solution promise to simplify the process of adopting IPv6 and are what the market needs to move forward.”
The Blue Coat IPv6 Secure Web Gateway solution makes the retrieval of applications, services and data in either an IPv4 or IPv6 environment transparent to users, while consistently enforcing corporate IT policies across both IPv4 and native IPv6 environments. 
“This award validates the market need for a solution that can ease the uncertainty of deploying IPv6 by enabling a seamless transition between IPv4 and IPv6 environments,” said Nidal Taha, Regional Director for ME and Turkey, Blue Coat Systems.  “The unique innovations inherent in the Blue Coat IPv6 Secure Web Gateway solution enable enterprises, public sector organizations and service providers to leverage the technology advantages of IPv6 to contain costs and increase IT efficiencies.”

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