Extentrix Continues Leadership in Citrix Endpoint Security Offerings


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Extentrix Continues Leadership in Citrix Endpoint Security Offerings

Company introduces Extentrix EPA Scans 5.0 Advanced and Enterprise editions for securing Citrix Access Gateway environments

Dubai, UAE. — 4/27/2010 — Extentrix Systems, FZE, — a developer of innovative software technology that optimizes access, security and integration for Microsoft, VMware, and Citrix virtualization platforms, today announced the general availability of Extentrix EPA Scans 5.0 Advanced and Enterprise editions. Designed from the ground up to work in concert with Citrix Access Gateway Advanced and Enterprise editions, Extentrix EPA Scans 5.0 represents the most advanced and highly supported solution available for ensuring the security and integrity of computing devices connecting to Citrix environments.

?Customers around the world trust Citrix for harnessing the power of virtualization to simplify enterprise computing.? said Alaa Jallad, founder and CEO of Extentrix. ?With Extentrix EPA Scans 5.0 high volume and high performance Citrix customers utilizing Citrix Access Gateway can now enjoy the benefits of providing highly secure desktop virtualization and on-demand applications and be confident that PCs and virtual appliances connecting to Citrix meet organizational security standards before they are allowed to login.?

New features in all versions of Extentrix EPA Scans 5.0 include:

  • Unique Windows Security Center (WSC) Scan that complements existing anti-virus, anti-spyware and personal firewall scans and ensures that an endpoint device is protected even if the scans are not currently supported by Extentrix

  • Domain SID scan verifies that a user is a member of a domain using the domain SID

  • Added support for an additional 140 anti-virus, anti-spyware and personal firewall products than found in version 4.5, expanding the number of supported security products to more than 485

  • Verified compatibility with PCs and virtual appliances utilizing operating systems that are currently supported by Microsoft including XP, Vista 32 and 64 bit as well as Windows? 7 32 and 64 bit

New features in all versions of Extentrix EPA Scans 5.0 include:

  • Enhancements to the Extentrix Management Console that ease the creation of customized scans and policy rules including the ability to create scans to be utilized natively by Citrix Access Gateway

  • Straightforward integration with server farms via the ability to upload scans to all hosts as opposed to individual hosts .

  • Simplified License Management

  • New scan types including a User Option Scan that enables the administrator to design scans by choosing products and vendors from a list

Comprehensive Family of Extentrix Security Solutions for Citrix :

  • Extentrix EPA Scans Enterprise Edition is designed for Citrix Access Gateway Enterprise from the ground up and includes Extentrix smart detector technology which scans for more than 485 of the most popular anti-virus, firewall and anti-spyware applications. Additionally, the product includes more than a dozen scan types that cover many aspects of your security needs, plus the ability to build customized scans and rules with a few clicks of the mouse.

  • Extentrix EPA Scans Advanced Edition is designed from the ground up for Citrix Access Gateway Advanced Edition and offers you a wide range of scans that cover nearly every aspect of your endpoint business security.

  • Tutis, is an unrivaled endpoint analysis scan solution that monitors user connections to Citrix servers to ensure security policy compliance after users pass EPA scans. Working together, Tutis and Extentrix EPA Scans Advanced and Enterprise editions deliver industry leading protection for Citrix environments.

Extentrix EPA Scans Advanced and Enterprise Editions will be generally available to all Citrix customers on May 3rd 2010.

About Extentrix

Extentrix Systems is a leading software development firm specializing in virtualization and developing custom software solutions for Microsoft, VMware, and Citrix. Founded by former Citrix engineers, the company has developed a robust portfolio of access, security, and management products.

For more information, please visit Extentrix on the web at www.extentrix.com