Technical Communities and eEye Digital Security Sign Exclusive Government Services Partnership
03/25/2010

Agreement will offer government users greater access and lower costs for IT vulnerability management solutions.

Online PR News – 25-March-2010 – – San Bruno, CA and Irvine, CA, March 24, 2010 -- Technical Communities, Inc., (http://www.technicalcommunities.com) the company technical organizations that sell to the government rely on for proven go-to-market solutions to grow sales, lower costs and reduce risks, today announced an exclusive government services partnership agreement with eEye Digital Security (http://www.eeye.com), a provider of IT security and unified vulnerability management solutions based in Irvine, Calif.

The agreement authorizes Technical Communities to distribute eEye Digital Security products, including Retina Vulnerability Management and Assessment, REM Enterprise Management Console, along with select standalone products: Blink Endpoint Protection, Iris Network Traffic Analyzer, and SecureIIS Web Server Security. More product information is available at eeye.gsamart.com/.

"We’re very pleased to partner with Technical Communities, which will offer government users greater access and lower costs for IT vulnerability management," said Kevin Hickey, eEye CEO. "The government sector and compliance industries such as healthcare and financial services all rely on eEye technology to identify zero-day vulnerabilities and provide security risk assessments that facilitate security best practices, policy enforcement, and regulatory audits."

"Technical Communities is excited to offer eEye’s trusted and flexible solutions that are tailored to help government organizations achieve their goals securely and economically," said Peter Ostrow, President and CEO of Technical Communities. "Our goal is to continue to optimize the GSA buying and selling experience for organizations such as eEye Digital Security."

eEye Digital Security products are under General Services Administration (GSA) Multiple Award Schedules (MAS) managed by Technical Communities, which will provide content, transaction, marketing, sales support, and reporting services around them. Technical Communities also will provide presentation and order processing through the GSA’s e-commerce web site, http://www.gsaadvantage.gov, and the company’s own online marketplaces, http://www.gsamart.com, http://www.testmart.com, and http://www.navicpmart.com.

About Technical Communities
Companies who sell to the government rely on Technical Communities for proven go-to-market solutions to grow sales, lower costs and reduce risks. We use our contracting expertise and powerful technology solutions to enable organizations to more effectively manage contracts, sales, marketing and procurement. The company, with offices in the California's Silicon Valley and the Washington, DC area, is owner and operator of marketplaces http://www.gsamart.com, http://www.testmart.com, http://www.navicpmart.com, and http://www.eurekaspot.com. Government contract-focused websites include http://www.govcontractsmagazine.com and http://www.testequipmentmagazine.com. For more information, visit http://www.technicalcommunities.com.

About eEye Digital Security
Founded in 1998, eEye Digital Security is a leader in IT security compliance, providing the only unified vulnerability and compliance management solution that integrates assessment, mitigation and protection into a complete offering. eEye enables secure and compliant computing through world-renowned research and is consistently the first to identify and protect systems from zero-day threats. The company's flagship product, Retina, meets security and compliance requirements for SMBs and enterprise-class organizations across all verticals worldwide. eEye is a trusted advisor providing network security education, product deployment services and enterprise-wide integration. For more information, visit http://www.eeye.com.

Press Contacts:
For Technical Communities: James Ferraro -- (650-794-3739) -- email: jferraro@technicalcommunities.com

For eEye Digital Security: Victor Cruz, MediaPR -- (401) 349-3369 -- email: vcruz@mediapr.net

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