April 2nd, 2013 [Kemp] Load Balancer ADC With FIPS 140-2 Level-2 Certified Hardware Security Module Provides Industry Leading Performance, Security and Value for Federal Government Agencies
NEW YORK, NY, Apr 02, 2013 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Kemp Technologies, a leading provider of affordable high performance server load balancers and application delivery controllers, today announced the availability of the LoadMaster 5305 FIPS. The new load balancer is equipped with a Level-2 Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) certified hardware security module (HSM) to assure secure handling of SSL certificates. Like all members of the LoadMaster family, the LM 5305 FIPS offers high-performance and provides optimal throughput at less than 50% of the cost of other top load balancing and application delivery controller vendors while delivering on the same security requirements.
- The HSM's FIPS 140-2 Level-2 certification ensures the secure handling of SSL certificates to provide the highest level of security. Passwords are immediately destroyed as soon as a third party attempts to gain access.
- The new load balancer features complete load balancing functionality and maintenance and support services.
- The LoadMaster family of products optimizes web infrastructure by delivering high availability, high performance, flexible scaling, ease of management and secure operation.
Iain Kenney, director of product management, Kemp Technologies:
"Federal government agencies and U.S. military organizations can now take advantage of the best-of-breed security associated with FIPS integrated into a Kemp Technologies LoadMaster product. The LM 5305 FIPS reflects Kemp's commitment to meeting security requirements combined with industry-leading performance at an affordable price point."
About Kemp Technologies Kemp Technologies is the #1 price/performance load balancer and application delivery controller, used by thousands of businesses who consider IT, e-commerce, web and business applications as mission-critical to their long-term success. Kemp helps companies rapidly grow their business by providing 24/7 infrastructure availability, better web performance and secure operations -- while streamlining IT costs.
Kemp's LoadMaster products include Layers 4-7 load balancing, content switching, server persistence, SSL offload/acceleration, and application front-end capabilities (caching, compression, intrusion prevention system) delivering industry leading price/performance.
The company is headquartered in New York City. For more information, visit www.Kemptechnologies.com, or call at +1 631-345-5292.
Application delivery solutions are known as application delivery controllers (ADC), server load balancers (SLB), application front-end devices (AFE), web switches, content switches and application switches.