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Plixer International, Inc. has taken the title of one of the “2014 Best Places to Work in Maine” for the third year in a row.

Kennebunk, ME – August 26, 2014 Plixer International, Inc. was recently named as one of the “2014 Best Places to Work in Maine.” This statewide survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Maine, benefiting the state’s economy, its workforce, and businesses. This is the third consecutive year that Plixer has been honored with this award and will be recognized at the “2014 Best Places to Work in Maine” awards ceremony on October 8, as well as profiled in a special publication by Mainebiz. The final rankings will be announced at the event.

Plixer International, Inc., a leading cyber attack – incident response system provider committed to offering customers with comprehensive network traffic monitoring solutions, has received three other awards in 2014, including the Internet Telephony Product of the Year, the Unified Communications Excellence Award, and the Editor’s Choice Forensics Solution by Cyber Defense Magazine.

“At Plixer, we believe our people are our advantage and the key to our success. Having been awarded the ‘Best Places to Work in Maine’ for three consecutive years demonstrates our commitment to our great team,” says Michael Patterson, Founder and CEO of Plixer International, Inc. “It is our focus every day to not only provide great products and service to our customers, but to also create an environment that fosters growth and support for our employees. We are also pleased to support our community by creating stable and rewarding jobs in Southern Maine. We currently have three positions open and encourage qualified professionals to apply online at”

The “2014 Best Places to Work” in Maine awards program was created in 2006 and is a project of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) – Maine State Council and Best Companies Group. Partners endorsing the program include: Mainebiz, the Maine State Chamber of Commerce, and Maine HR Convention. This year, there were 70 companies chosen for the award, which fell in one of three categories: small (15-49 U.S. employees), medium (50-249 U.S. employees) and large (250+ U.S. employees).

Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the Best Places to Work in Maine. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final rankings. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process in Maine and also analyzed the data and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.

For more information on the “Best Places to Work in Maine” program, visit or contact Jackie Miller at 877-455-2159.

To learn more about Plixer International, Inc., visit or contact Cíntia Miranda at cmiranda(at)pulsemarketingagency(dot)com.

About Plixer

Plixer International, Inc. is a leading threat detection and forensic evidence provider focused at engineering the very best system for uncovering unwanted communication behaviors. Rather than depending on packet signatures, their strategy uncovers unwanted communications by leveraging NetFlow, IPFIX, sFlow and other derivatives. The company was built by network and system engineers who understand the need for scalable distributed collection solutions that meet the dynamic demands of security and network professionals. Customers include CNN, The Coca-Cola Company, Lockheed Martin, IBM, Regal Cinemas, Raytheon, and Eddie Bauer.


Published in Press Releases 2014