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Company makes the List for Commitment to Employee-Driven Programs and Incentives

KENNEBUNK, MAINE – September 3, 2013– Plixer International, Inc., a leading provider of NetFlow-based network traffic monitoring and threat detection technology, was recently named as one of the 2013 Best Places to Work in Maine.This marks the second consecutive year Plixer has been named to the list.
Plixer will be recognized and honored at the Best Places to Work in Maine awards ceremony on October 10th and will be profiled in a special publication by Mainebiz. The final rankings will be announced at the event.

The 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, the Maine Department of Labor, Maine HR Convention, the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development.

“We are honored to have been selected for the second year as one of Maine’s Best Places to Work by SHRM,” said Michael Patterson, CEO, Founder, Plixer International, Inc. “We take great pride in the wellbeing of our employees, and this award highlights why Plixer is a destination for talented tech savvy candidates looking to live and work in Maine.”

The 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. The 2013 Best Places to Work in Maine list is made up of 60 companies in two size categories: 47 small/mediumcompanies (15-249 U.S. employees) and13 large companies (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 percent 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 percent of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking. 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.

Plixer’s NetFlow-based network traffic monitoring solution, Scrutinizer V11 is available for download. To schedule a live demo call: (207) 324-8805 or via email at [email protected] For more NetFlow insight, follow Plixer International on their Blog, Twitter, Facebook or join NetFlow Developments Group on LinkedIn. To learn about these new features, register for Advanced NetFlow Training classes offered by Plixer nationwide.

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

About Plixer

Plixer International, Inc. is a leading NetFlow, IPFIX and sFlow solution provider specializing in network threat detection, historical reporting and capacity base-lining for both physical and virtual environments. They assist customers implementing and troubleshooting: VoIP, Telepresence, Unified Communications, Medianet and other time sensitive applications. Plixer tools have been used to analyze and troubleshoot irregular traffic patterns by IT professionals with some of the largest networks in the world, such as CNN, The Coca-Cola Company, Lockheed Martin, IBM, Regal Cinemas, Raytheon, and Eddie Bauer.

Published in Press Releases 2013