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SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Jan. 22, 2001 --
Workstyle(TM) Server Becomes The First Enterprise-Based Packaged Application To Achieve RSA SecurID(R) Ready Certification, Enhancing Its Ability To Provide Secure Wireless Access To Key Corporate Data
Wireless Knowledge, Inc., a Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq:MSFT) and
QUALCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq:QCOM) company, Monday announced it has joined
the RSA Secured(TM) Strategic Partner Program to support
By joining forces with RSA Security, Wireless Knowledge enhances
the industry-leading security capabilities of Workstyle, which provides mobile executives with real-time, wireless access to their
As part of the program, Workstyle has been awarded "RSA SecurID Ready" certification, signaling its compatibility with RSA Security's authentication technology. The RSA Secured certification lets organizations know that Workstyle is compatible with RSA Security's products and technologies.
"We are pleased to welcome Wireless Knowledge to the RSA Secured
Partner Program," said Robert Pritchard, director of strategic partner development at RSA Security. "Workstyle is the first packaged
RSA SecurID authentication software provides a strong two-factor authentication solution for enterprises requiring enhanced authentication security for their mobile employees accessing Workstyle. RSA SecurID software requires the use of both the employee's static password and a dynamically changing code generated by an RSA authenticator that is carried by the user.
RSA SecurID two-factor authentication software greatly minimizes
the risk that mobile employees' authentication credentials will be compromised, thus preventing exposure of corporate data to
"Joining the RSA Secured Partner Program affirms our commitment to bringing the industry's most advanced security technologies to our enterprise customers," said Ken Whitaker, vice president of product development for Wireless Knowledge. "As the first company in our category to earn RSA SecurID Ready certification, Wireless Knowledge has further established itself at the leading edge of the wireless data market."
Workstyle Server is an enterprise-grade packaged application that
enables mobile workers to access critical information residing on the corporate network. Because it resides behind the firewall, Workstyle
In addition to RSA SecurID software support, the product's
security features include true end-to-end encryption for wireless devices and gateways that natively support Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)
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