IPS and Selex SI Enter Into a Technology Partnership

IPS, an Italian industry pioneer in cyber security and SELEX Sistemi Integrati, a Finmeccanica company, today announced a technology partnership between the two companies for the development and delivery of innovative solutions against cybercrime. This collaboration wants to provide country-wide solutions to protect nations from cyber crime, terrorist attacks, hacker activities and social network crimes deriving from using networks. The industrial agreement is based on the platform complementarities, including the IPS GENESI and WebMasterKey solutions produced by IPS company. The IPS GENESI Network Interception and Monitoring Platform represents a solution characterized by high modularity and scalability, providing a flexible and complete lawful interception platform. The design of GENESI provides an effective architecture to acquire, analyze, record and process a large quantity of communication data streams in a centralized manner. WebMasterKey is an innovative system for monitoring the web 2.0 applications, the social network and the web mail. "This partnership allows SELEX Sistemi Integrati to strengthen its Cyber Security platform as part of our Large Systems Architecture able to satisfy the more complex missions and requirements for Intelligence and Territory Control" said Lorenzo Mariani, Deputy Chief Operating Officer of SELEX Sistemi Integrati. "In this way SELEX Sistemi Integrati confirms furthermore to be a worldwide leader in Homeland Security Large Systems Integrated Solutions." "It is great - to be part of an end to end global offering that enriches the Homeland Security & Protection expertise of SELEX Sistemi Integrati with the Cyber Security skill and proprietary platforms of IPS" said Marco Braccioli, Senior Vice President of IPS. "This means the creation of an all in one Italian security Architecture for all the needs and countries in the world to combat Cyber Crime in every kind of Network - Braccioli added.

Source: SELEX Sistemi Integrati
Date: Oct 27, 2010