Masergy’s Global DataGuard Partners with Advanzer to Deliver Integrated Network Behavior Analysis-Based Enterprise UTM and Managed Services Solutions to Latin America

Masergy’s Global DataGuard Partners with Advanzer to Deliver Integrated Network Behavior Analysis-Based Enterprise UTM and Managed Services Solutions to Latin America

Reseller Agreement Unites Business Services and Technology for Global Clients

Dallas, Texas, October 6, 2008 – Global DataGuard, the premier provider of network behavioral analysis-based (NBA) Enterprise Unified Threat Management for small and medium business to large enterprise environments today announced a partnership with Advanzer de Mexico whereby Advanzer will offer Global DataGuard’s fully integrated Enterprise UTM security suite and Managed Services in conjunction with its own financial and fiscal consulting services to provide customized business solutions for Advanzer’s expanding client base in Latin America.

Advanzer, with headquarters in Monterrey, Mexico, is a multidisciplinary firm specializing in financial, business and technology consulting to global companies across multiple vertical markets. “Global DataGuard’s holistic, architectural approach to helping customers seamlessly integrate process, technology, service and reporting fits well with our strategy for delivering the best custom consulting and product solutions for our clients,” said Alfredo Moreno, technology partner for Advanzer de Mexico. “This relationship allows us to take our consulting and product capabilities to the next level, with comprehensive and cost-effective technology and service offerings for clients in Mexico and throughout Latin America.”

“The partnership with Advanzer is a natural extension of our continuing commitment to provide global customers with adaptive and predictive Enterprise UTM products and services at a significantly reduced cost of ownership,” stated Scott Paly, chief executive officer for Global DataGuard. “This comprehensive approach to behavioral-based network security enables Advanzer customers to better align their corporate security requirements and individual business needs, allowing for operational excellence within their specific industries.”

Complete Security Solutions for Global Business Success

Global DataGuard’s industry proven, fully integrated enterprise-class applications are powered by a patented network behavioral analysis and correlation engine. This unique methodology enables businesses to realize far better performance and service at substantial cost-savings – up to 60% over traditional UTM solutions or stand-alone, signature-based products. Additionally, Global DataGuard offers 24/7 managed or co-managed services that enable customers to cost-effectively allocate their internal resources and outsource network security requirements based on demand – no contract required. The company’s team of world-class security experts can also help companies to evaluate and identify gaps in their security management programs, as well as make recommendations for addressing network security deficiencies.

Holistic, behavioral-based network security, combined with periodic audits and testing to ensure that a company’s software, systems and security programs are up-to-date, allows Global DataGuard to help customers cost-effectively achieve and maintain ongoing regulatory compliance with PCI, SOX, HIPAA, NERC CIP, NCUA and FISMA standards.

About Advanzer

Advanzer is committed to providing the best consulting and product solutions available, enabling clients to maintain the strategic and organizational flexibility necessary to confront the challenges associated with a constantly changing business environment. Since 2006, Advanzer’s professional experts have been delivering essential custom solutions to meet client needs, including process consulting, fiscal planning, and software integration and implementation. For more information, call +52 (81) 83 65.8114 or visit our web site at