NetMotion Wireless Announces Common Criteria Certification Process
Common Criteria is an Important Part of NetMotion Wireless Expansion Plans
Seattle, Washington – March 29, 2011 – NetMotion Wireless, a leading provider of mobile productivity and management software, today announced the acceptance of Mobility XE, the company’s industry leading Mobile VPN, into the Common Criteria Evaluation and Certification Scheme (CCS) program by the Communications Security Establishment Canada. This acceptance is a critical milestone towards achieving Common Criteria certification.
Common Criteria certification is one of the highest internationally recognized set of guidelines for evaluating security features and capabilities of products, and is accepted by 26 countries, including the U.S. government. This certification gives organizations critical assurance that a product meets the most stringent security standards, and is often cited as a requirement by government customers around the world
“Continuing to expand our Mobility XE business with government customers is an important part of our growth plans,” said Andy Willett, SVP Sales & Marketing at NetMotion Wireless. “Common Criteria Certification enables us to offer the productivity and management benefits of Mobility XE to those customers where this certification is a requirement.”
Mobility XE has been approved to pursue Evaluation Assurance Level (EAL) 4+. NetMotion Wireless expects to complete Common Criteria certification of Mobility XE sometime next year.
To learn more about Common Criteria, go to www.commoncriteriaportal.org/
To see the list of all products currently undergoing evaluation within the Canadian Common Criteria Evaluation and Certification Scheme, click here.
About NetMotion Wireless
NetMotion Wireless develops productivity and management solutions for organizations with mobile workforces to secure and optimize their investment in wireless data networking. NetMotion Wireless customers include more than 2,000 of the world’s most respected organizations across multiple industries including utilities, healthcare, communications, public safety, government, transportation, field service and many others. Mobility XE, the award winning flagship product, enables 500,000+ mobile workers in businesses and agencies around the globe to maintain and optimize connections to applications as they change locations or networks multiple times each day. NetMotion Wireless is one of The 50 Fastest Growing Wireless Companies in the country and has earned over 25 industry awards for outstanding technology. NetMotion Wireless was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington with offices located in North America and Europe.
For more information, visit www.netmotionwireless.com or call (877) 818-7626.