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Tectia Certifies Waytek to deliver Real-time Security Solutions, Sales and Support Services in North America


HELSINKI, Finland and REDWOOD, CA, - July 19, 2011 - Tectia Corporation (HEL: TEC1V), the market maker in real-time information security solutions, announced that Waytek, a premier IT service provider, has joined the Tectia Partner Program as a certified Solutions partner. The partnership further strengthens the Tectia ecosystem of strategic partners who sell, support, manage, and deliver mission critical security solutions to its enterprise customers.

The partnership agreement authorizes Waytek to distribute and support Tectia solutions directly to end users as well as through the official Tectia on-line eShop The eShop is a web-based knowledge center and one-stop shop to purchase SSH and related security solutions. Waytek has the dedicated expertise and infrastructure to quickly respond to customers and market demands for security, governance, and regulatory solutions. To meet these demands, Waytek provides a full suite of value added IT solutions to corporations with a focus on advisory, consultancy, and implementation services.

“We are happy to be partnering with Tectia in North America because Tectia solutions build upon our experience and expertise in the area of IT security and networking,” said Brian McDonnell, CEO of Waytek. “Tectia is the ‘gold standard’ for data security, having invented the SSH protocol. We are pleased to be providing all of Tectia’s security solutions along with dedicated customer service, licensing, renewals and technical support for new and existing Tectia customers,” he emphasized.

“By partnering with Waytek, we can offer our customers access to superior IT sales and support services,” said Matthew McKenna, Tectia Senior VP for Global Sales and Channel Development. “Waytek has a long and solid track record of providing world-class security solutions and services to enterprise customers in North America. We are pleased that they see Tectia security solutions as an enhancement to their range of solutions and services,” he added.

Tectia Corporation

Tectia Corporation, (formerly SSH Communications Security Corp.) is the market maker in real-time information security solutions for modern, networked organizations. We create an invaluable Circle of Trust for our customers and their stakeholders by securing, automating, managing and sharing confidential information with Tectia solutions in fixed, mobile, and cloud environments.

We enable and enhance business for thousands of customers in multiple industries in the private and public sectors around the world. We operate in the Americas, Europe, and APAC regions, with headquarters located in Helsinki, Finland. The company was established in 1995 and holds 15 patents. Its shares are quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.

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Waytek was established in 1992 and has established itself as a leading IT Services organization, providing security and compliance solutions to a wide range of companies across North America. Waytek provides a variety of integrated IT solutions for networking, security and storage.

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Tectia Corporation

Matthew McKenna

+358 (0)20 500 7000


Judy McGinn

+1 856 346-9310


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