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16.05.2013

Kerio Control Box Security Appliance in Safe Hands with APLIGO

Kerio Technologies Inc. can now rest assured that its security solution is in good hands: Effective immediately, APLIGO GmbH will assume responsibility for the worldwide logistics of its Kerio Control Box and Kerio Operator Box. The agreement also covers all related services. Thanks to APLIGO, Kerio will be able to deliver turnkey security, network management and IP telephony solutions to its customers faster and more reliably than ever.

"myApligo" service portal – responding to customer requests in real time Kerio will use the Web-based service portal "myApligo" for its pre- and after-sales service. The portal has been customized to match the Kerio’s specific processes and upgraded with additional interfaces for its service management.

"Recurring procedures like orders and deliveries have been automated to minimize the hassle for Kerio,” said Marc Emminger, Managing Director of APLIGO. "Units in stock will now be displayed in real time, while product movement can be followed online at anytime with the help of Live Tracking."

Kerio Control is an award-winning UTM (unified threat management) firewall designed to protect businesses from a comprehensive range of invasive and crippling corporate network threats. Kerio Operator is a business phone system designed to simplify voice communications. Using VoIP, it offers advanced phone features typically associated with enterprise phone systems. Both, Kerio Control Box and Kerio Operator box will be produced on a build-to-order (BTO) basis, making individualized configuration and assembly of the appliance possible.

"Speed and quality are critical factors during this process. Our clients appreciate it when they receive their goods quickly and reliably," said Jozef Belvoncik, EMEA Operations Officer & Senior VP at Kerio. "With logistics specialist APLIGO, we’ve found a partner who can always meet the highest quality requirements while simultaneously providing complete flexibility and service."

Absolutely carefree with the "Perfect Process"
APLIGO fit the bill thanks to high-quality services and a state-of-the-art service philosophy perfectly geared to meet Kerio’s unique demands. Its expertise and years of experience in hardware appliances were also central to Kerio’s selection of APLIGO as its service provider. The specialist applies its know-how to the entire supply chain of Kerio’s security solution – from the selection and assembly of hardware to installation of software, warehousing, delivery, and support. Perfectly integrated processes ensure enterprise-level quality, helping Kerio minimize the time and money invested in the manufacturing, administration and distribution of its security appliance.

For more information about services offered by APLIGO, please visit:
www.apligo.com/services

About APLIGO
APLIGO GmbH is a leading specialist in the production of OEM appliances. For over ten years, the company has been providing comprehensive services to software vendors for the manufacture of security devices, network monitoring appliances and other innovative products, such as UTM, VoIP, M2M and archiving. APLIGO also offers all the necessary services related to warranty claims/RMA management, repair and refurbishing. Its customers include leading companies such as Barracuda Networks, secunet, Funkwerk, Smoothwall and Astaro/Sophos.
www.apligo.com

About Kerio Technologies
Kerio Technologies has been developing and marketing innovative solutions for secure Internet communication, as well as high-performance firewall and collaboration solutions, since 1997. Its products are best suited to networks in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Kerio is headquartered in San Jose, California, and has offices in New York, Germany, the United Kingdom, the Czech Republic, Brazil, Australia and Russia. Kerio is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, a member of CalConnect (a calendaring and scheduling consortium), and a member of the Mac Developer Program. Kerio distributes its products to over 50,000 customers in 108 countries via an international network spanning 5,000 reseller partners. Its German distribution network comprises hundreds of retailers. Within German-speaking markets, Kerio specialist retailers receive support from its distributors brainworks and Querplex. Its technology partners include Sophos, Zvelo, VMware, Parallels and Notify Technology Corporation.
More: www.kerio.de.


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