Hawthorne, NY (August 30, 2011) - HOB, Inc. today announced its HOB Remote Desktop VPN solution was named the winner in the “VPN/IPSec/SSL” category, under Innovations in Information Technology, for the prestigious Golden Bridge Awards. The coveted annual Golden Bridge Awards program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, and more.
More than 40 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the winners of the 2011 Golden Bridge Business Awards. The winners were announced during the awards dinner and presentation on August 10 in New York which was attended by finalists, industry leaders and judges.
“It is truly an honor to be named a winner by Golden Bridge Awards for this valued industry and peer business award,” explained HOB's CEO Klaus Brandstätter. “This award is a testament of our commitment to deliver secure remote access solutions to our valued customers. HOB solutions provide organizations and employees with secure remote access to their respective company data and applications – from home or when on the road.”
The HOB RD VPN is a browser-based secure remote access software solution. The platform allows employees to access their desktops remotely from home or when travelling. Unlike IPSec-based VPNs, with the HOB Remote Desktop VPN, there is no lengthy installation on the client-side, nor is additional virus protection between the connected clients and central offices required. HOB has merged the advantages of conventional SSL-/IPsec-VPNs and server-based computing and created a solution that fulfills the highest common criteria security and compliance requirements.
About HOB, Inc.
HOB, Inc. is a fully owned subsidiary of the software development and network service provider, HOB GmbH & Co. KG, which is headquartered in Cadolzburg, Germany. HOB, Inc. was founded in New Jersey in April 2000 and is currently headquartered in Hawthorne, NY. HOB GmbH & Co. KG is a mid-sized German software enterprise that develops and markets innovative remote access solutions worldwide. The core competencies of HOB, founded in 1964, comprise server-based computing, secure remote access, VoIP and virtualization. HOB products are deployed in small, mid-sized and large enterprises. One-third of the largest financial services providers are currently using HOB software. HOB has branch offices in France, Malta, the Netherlands, USA and Mexico. For more information, visit: www.hobsoft.com and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/HOBsoft.