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Viewfinity Privilege Management Solution Now Available on Carahsoft's GSA Schedule 70Viewfinity and Carahsoft Partner to Provide Leading Privilege Management Solution to Government (April 23, 2012)
WALTHAM, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/23/12 -- Viewfinity (www.viewfinity.com), the innovator of privilege management solutions, today announced that the company's award-winning solutions are now available on the General Services Administration Schedule (GSA) through its partner, Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider. A two-time winner of the Security Products' Guide "Govies" outstanding government IT security product award, Viewfinity's Privilege Management solution empowers government agencies to meet compliance mandates, reduce security risks, and lower IT costs.
"Managing a security structure as defined by government mandates can be a daunting task for any agency," said Brian O'Donnell, director of sales for Carahsoft's security solutions portfolio. "That's why Carahsoft is so pleased to partner with Viewfinity to bring its proven, solid solution for eliminating security risks to our customers, partners and resellers."
Viewfinity Privilege Management offers granular-level control for managing least privilege environments for federal, state, and local governments by providing elevation of privileges for applications. This solution also has the capability to reduce and control permissions for privileged users. Along with this core competency, Viewfinity provides US Government Configuration Baseline (USGCB) tracking and auditing of all administrative activities and elevated privilege policies across an organization's entire infrastructure, from Windows-based endpoints, to servers, virtual machines, cloud/SaaS, and remote-based endpoints.
"Through our partnership with Carahsoft, we are able to provide our solutions via the GSA schedule to help government agencies comply with USGCB and FDCC mandates," said Leonid Shtilman, CEO of Viewfinity. "The removal of local administrative rights from end users is a fundamental part of USGCB. Together with Carahsoft, we provide the most trusted solution aimed at helping to increase security and reduce costs while adhering to least privileges for a better managed desktop environment."
Viewfinity Privilege Management solutions are available on GSA Schedule GS-35F-0119Y. Click here to request a complimentary evaluation copy of the software and learn more about this powerful solution through this customer case study recorded webcast "Removing Administrator Rights Case Study: Hear how an IT Support Manager is Actively Managing Admin Rights in a Least Privilege Environment." Additionally, register here for the upcoming Carahsoft-Viewfinity June 6th webcast "Improved Methods for Managing Admin Rights for Standard Users on Windows-based PCs and Servers." For more information please contact Kathleen Everett at Carahsoft at 703-230-7452.
Carahsoft Technology Corp. is the trusted Government IT solutions provider. As a top-ranked GSA Schedule Contract holder, Carahsoft serves as the master government aggregator for many of its best-of-breed vendors, supporting an extensive ecosystem of manufacturers, resellers, and consulting partners committed to helping government agencies select and implement the best solution at the best possible value.
The company's dedicated Solutions Divisions proactively market, sell and deliver Adobe, Symantec, EMC, VMware, Open Source, HR, HP Software, Intelligence, and SAP products and services, among others. Carahsoft is consistently recognized by its partners as a top revenue producer, and is listed annually among the industry's fastest growing firms by VAR Business, CRN, Inc., Washington Technology, and the Washington Business Journal. Visit us at http://www.carahsoft.com.
Viewfinity provides privilege management and application control for desktops, laptops and servers, empowering enterprises to meet compliance mandates, reduce security risks, and lower IT costs. The Viewfinity solution allows enterprises to control end user and privileged user rights for applications and systems which require elevated permissions. Viewfinity's flexible granular-level control enables companies to establish and enforce consistent policies for least privilege Windows-based environments based on segregation of duties. For more information, visit www.viewfinity.com.
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Weekly Demo Series: https://www.viewfinity.com/Resources/LiveDemo.aspx
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