BeyondTrust Launches Campaign to Bring Penguins In From the Cold

March 8th, 2013

Latest initiative aimed at bringing Linux and UNIX systems into the policy realm of Active Directory while sponsoring Emperor Penguins via the World Wildlife Fund

CARLSBAD, Calif. – March 8, 2013 – BeyondTrust, the security industry’s only provider of Context-Aware Security Intelligence, today announced a program intended to highlight PowerBroker Identity Services and its ability to integrate Linux, UNIX and Mac OS X based servers into Active Directory. As part of this initiative, BeyondTrust will sponsor an emperor penguin via the World Wildlife Fund for every qualified organization that takes part in a demonstration of PowerBroker Identity Services.

“The penguin has been a long standing mascot of Linux technology and to be able to incorporate the ability to help wildlife while showing the benefits of our technology is a unique and welcoming opportunity,” said Mike Puterbaugh, vice president of marketing, at BeyondTrust.

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Prior to BeyondTrust, Thurrell held previous direct sales, account management and sales team management positions for Xerox and Capita in the UK. His experience includes the successful introduction and early stage growth of access governance vendor Aveksa and the Roles Based Access Control vendor Vaau (since acquired by Sun Microsystems) into the EMEA market.

About BeyondTrust

BeyondTrust is the only security solution vendor providing Context-Aware Security Intelligence, giving customers the visibility and controls necessary to reduce their IT security risks, while at the same time simplifying their compliance reporting.

BeyondTrust offers consistent policy-driven vulnerability and privilege management, role-based access control, monitoring, logging, auditing and reporting to protect internal assets from the inside out. The company’s products empower IT governance to strengthen security, improve productivity, drive compliance, and reduce expense across physical, virtual, mobile and cloud environments.

With more than 25 years of global success, BeyondTrust is the pioneer of both Threat Management and Privileged Identity Management (PIM) solutions for heterogeneous IT environments. More than half of the companies listed on the Dow Jones Industrial Average rely on BeyondTrust to secure their enterprises. Customers include eight of the world’s 10 largest banks, eight of the world’s 10 largest aerospace and defense firms, and 7 of the 10 largest U.S. pharmaceutical companies, as well as renowned universities across the globe.

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