equinux expands interopability for VPN Tracker 4

VPN Tracker 4.9.2 now offers support for the latest firewalls from D-Link, SonicWALL and AVM

Munich (Germany) / San Mateo, CA (USA) − May 21, 2007: equinux is announcing an update of its market-leading VPN client for Mac, VPN Tracker 4. This latest version, VPN Tracker 4.9.2, now offers support for the device DFL-200 from D-Link as well as SonicWALLs latest product enhancement, the TotalSecure appliances TZ 180, TV180, TZ180 Wireless, TZ190 and TZ 190 Wireless. For German customers equinux now includes a device profile for the popular router FRITZ!Box Fon WLAN 7170 from AVM.

New partnership with D-Link
D-Link is known as successful manufacturer of networking and connectivity solutions for all kinds of environments, from small business to enterprise solutions and perfectly fits in to equinux' strategy of offering secure VPN solutions for businesses of all sizes. The DFL-200 VPN Firewall delivers complete network protection and VPN services for the small business environment as well as an integrated Internet Gateway Router and a 4-port switch for LAN setup. The D-Link website lists a detailed product description of the DFL-200 firewall.

Another four SonicWALL Devices
SonicWALL has introduced the TotalSecure appliances TZ 180, TZ 180 Wireless and TZ 190 G3 Wireless Firewalls which are supported with the latest version of VPN Tracker. TotalSecure stands for all-in-one security that combines hardware, security services, reportings and support. With these devices small and medium-sized businesses can realize secure networking solutions and together with VPN Tracker they are able to securely connect to the company network. More information on SonicWALL products are found on their website.

To configure VPN Tracker for all compatible devices, users only need to select the device profile and follow the enclosed configuration guide. A complete compatibility overview can be found on the equinux website.

The update to VPN Tracker 4.9.2 for all existing VPN Tracker 4.x customers is free of charge. Licenses of VPN Tracker 4.x are available from $89.90 for the Personal Edition and from $199.90 for the Professional Edition. equinux offers upgrades from VPN Tracker 3.x to 4.x and crossgrades from the Personal to the Professional Edition in the equinux Online Store. All features of VPN Tracker 4.x can be tested with a 30 day trial version which is available at the equinux Website.

Distribution Information
The equinux product portfolio is available through distribution partners from all over the world. In the U.S., dealers can purchase equinux products from Dr. Bott. In Europe, Computers Unlimited is the partner for resellers in the UK, France and Spain. Also in Europe is Ingram Mirco- another large distributor, serving retailers from Germany, Austria and Switzerland.