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SolarWinds Addresses Cybersecurity at 2015 AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium

HERNDON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/09/15 -- SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT performance management software, today announced its upcoming participation in the 2015 AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium running June 16-18 in Baltimore, Md. At the event, SolarWinds will present "Cybersecurity through Continuous Monitoring - Protecting against Internal & External Threats," offer live, in-booth product demonstrations, and co-host a networking event with DLT Solutions.

"Cybersecurity has always been a top priority for federal IT pros but as both internal and external threats continue to become more sophisticated, and more common, protecting critical data and networks is becoming harder," said Dave Kimball, group vice president of federal, SolarWinds. "The AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium is a great place for government and industry partners to engage about cybersecurity and we are excited to be part of the conversation. This symposium provides the perfect opportunity for SolarWinds to meet the IT pros on the front lines, discuss their security and IT management concerns and provide insight into how SolarWinds tools can help them tackle these challenges."

Visit SolarWinds at Booth 3033
SolarWinds engineers and product experts will be available at booth 3033 to provide demonstrations of SolarWinds® comprehensive IT management portfolio and discuss how these tools provide continuous monitoring and increased security for federal IT environments. Attendees will be able to explore all SolarWinds products, including:

Attend SolarWinds' Presentation at the Cyber Solutions Showcase
On Wednesday, June 17, from 9:45-10:15 a.m. EDT, SolarWinds' lead federal systems engineer, Ed Bender, will discuss a recent SolarWinds and Market Connections survey outlining the growing threat of careless and untrained insiders as the greatest source of cybersecurity threats, and demonstrate how combining several SolarWinds products can create a well-armed barrier to combat both internal and external cyber-attacks at the Cyber Solutions Showcase.

Join SolarWinds and DLT Solutions at Free Reception
SolarWinds and DLT Solutions will host a networking reception with complimentary appetizers and cocktails at Pratt Street Ale House from 4:30-6:30 p.m. EDT on June 17. This event an opportunity to learn how SolarWinds and DLT Solutions are helping government agencies change the way they manage and monitor their IT infrastructure while networking with fellow event attendees. Space is limited; please RSVP.

SolarWinds Solutions for Government

  • SolarWinds software is available on the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule, Department of Defense ESI, and other contract vehicles.
  • U.S. Government certifications and approvals include Army CoN, Air Force APL, Navy DADMS; and Technical Requirements include FIPS compatibility, DISA STIGs, and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) compliance.
  • SolarWinds also has hundreds of built-in automated compliance reports, which meet requirements of all major auditing authorities, including DISA STIG, FISMA, NIST, and more. SolarWinds' thwack® online user community provides a number of out-of-the-box compliance report templates available to download for free that are designed to help users prepare for an inspection. thwack also provides information on Smart Card and Common Access Card (CAC) product support.

For more product and GSA pricing information and for a fully functional free trial of all above products, visit the SolarWinds Government Solutions page.

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About SolarWinds
SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI) provides powerful and affordable IT management software to customers worldwide from Fortune 500 enterprises to small businesses. In all of our market areas, our approach is consistent. We focus exclusively on IT Pros and strive to eliminate the complexity that they have been forced to accept from traditional enterprise software vendors. SolarWinds delivers on this commitment with unexpected simplicity through products that are easy to find, buy, use and maintain while providing the power to address any IT management problem on any scale. Our solutions are rooted in our deep connection to our user base, which interacts in our thwack online community to solve problems, share technology and best practices, and directly participate in our product development process. Learn more today at

SolarWinds and thwack are registered trademarks of SolarWinds Worldwide, LLC. All other company and product names mentioned are used only for identification purposes and may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.

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Source: SolarWinds