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Simple-To-Use Network Traffic Monitoring Solution Captures Judges’ Attention as Unique and Cost-Effective Security Tool to Protect Digital Assets

Sanford, Maine — August 30, 2012 — Plixer International, Inc., a leading provider of NetFlow-based network traffic reporting and threat detection technology announced today its Scrutinizer NetFlow traffic analysis solution has been recognized as a finalist in the 4th Annual 2012 Golden Bridge Awards within the IT (Software) category. The annual Golden Bridge Awards program spotlights achievements and positive contributions of organizations and individuals from all over the world. Winners will be honored during the 4th annual awards dinner and presentations on Tuesday, October 2, 2012, in San Francisco.

Plixer’s Scrutinizer solution rose to the top as a finalist from — considerable competition — for its one hundred percent, web-based capabilities that provide detailed network utilization reports showing the applications and users generating network traffic. Scrutinizer is designed to peer deep into network traffic, enabling a network administrator to easily see who is consuming abnormal amounts of bandwidth, what the bandwidth is being used for and quarantine the offender — immediately restoring precious bandwidth for work-related needs.

“The advent of employees connecting their personal iPads and Android tablets as well as smartphones to corporate networks, has placed a great strain on bandwidth resources as well as opened a portal for malicious software attacks,” states Michael Patterson, Plixer International’s CEO and Co-Founder. “Our Scrutinizer offering gives IT administrators and network security personnel a simple-to-understand view into network data traffic patterns so they may instantly spot anomalies and quarantine devices to prevent potential data breaches. We are honored to be considered for such a prestigious award.”

Download a free trial of Plixer’s Scrutinizer for NetFlow traffic analysis or schedule a live demo by calling: (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.

About the Golden Bridge Awards
The Golden Globe Awards from Silicon Valley are conferred in four programs: The Info Security’s Global Excellence Awards, The IT Industry’s Hot Companies and Best Products Awards, The Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards, and Consumer Products Guide’s World Choice Awards. These premier awards honor organizations of all types and sizes from all over the world including people behind them, the products, performance, innovations, public relations and marketing. Learn more about The Golden Bridge Awards at

About Plixer International, Inc.

Plixer International, Inc. develops and markets network traffic monitoring and analysis tools to the global market. All of the tools are built from the ground up with valuable feature sets and ease of use in mind. 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.

For product and sales information, contact Plixer International, Inc. at 207.324.8805, or visit

Published in Press Releases 2012