HOB Highlights Technology Partnership with F5

F5 Agility

HAWTHORNE, N.Y.--()--From August 4-6, HOB GmbH & Co. KG, one of the market leaders in secure remote access solutions, will attend the F5 Agility event in New York City to present its latest product innovation, HOBLink JWT for F5® BIG-IP Access Policy Manager®. HOB will perform live demos of HOBLink JWT and showcase its capabilities within an F5 BIG-IP deployment. The F5 Agility conference will take place at the New York Marriott Marquis from August 4-August 6, 2014.

The F5 Agility event provides a forum for IT professionals from a variety of industries — including healthcare, education, banking and finance — to showcase their latest innovations. This year, IT experts will explore topics such as IT security, cloud computing, software defined networking (SDN) and mobility. The New York Agility conference marks HOB’s third recent appearance at an F5 show. In March, HOB presented its product portfolio to an Australian audience at the Agility event in Coolum, Queensland, and in June, HOB joined F5’s EMEA Agility event in Copenhagen, Denmark.

As a gold sponsor of the New York event, HOB will present HOBLink JWT — an advanced RDP client for F5 BIG-IP Access Policy Manager (APM®) deployments. This solution provides BIG-IP APM users with a remote desktop client, enabling communication with Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Services. HOB’s RDP solution is platform-independent and requires no client-side installation, thus reducing IT administration efforts and total cost of ownership. HOBLink JWT is a purely software-based solution allowing existing physical or virtual IT infrastructure to be leveraged without sacrificing security. HOBLink JWT is now supported via F5’s iApps® technology and can be easily implemented with existing F5 deployments.

“The HOB team is thrilled to be gold sponsor of F5 Agility New York. We are excited to demonstrate our solutions for the American audience, and we are very proud of the technology partnership with F5,” said Siegfried Plommer, VP International Sales at HOB. Mr. Plommer will personally demonstrate HOBLink JWT to visitors at the HOB booth.

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About HOB

HOB, Inc. is a fully owned subsidiary of HOB GmbH & Co. KG. It was founded in New Jersey in April 2000 and is currently headquartered in Hawthorne, NY. HOB GmbH & Co. KG is a German medium-sized company, developing innovative and multiply rewarded software solutions that are marketed worldwide. The core competencies of the successful company 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. Further, some HOB products are certified according to Common Criteria. HOB remote access solutions received the quality mark from TeleTrust “IT Security Made in Germany.”

F5, BIG-IP, Access Policy Manager, APM, and iApps are trademarks or service marks of F5 Networks, Inc., in the U.S. and other countries. The use of the words “partner,” “partnership,” or “joint” does not imply a legal partnership relationship between F5 Networks and any other company.

Contacts

HOB Contact:
Tobias Eichenseer
Marketing/Public Relations
Tel: +49 9103 715 3289
E-mail: tobias.eichenseer@hob.de
or
PR Agency Contact:
Cathy Goerz
UPRAISE Marketing and PR
Tel: 415-397-7600
E-mail: hob@upraisepr.com

Release Summary

From August 4-6, HOB will attend the F5 Agility event in New York City to present its latest product innovation, HOBLink JWT for F5® BIG-IP Access Policy Manager®.

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Contacts

HOB Contact:
Tobias Eichenseer
Marketing/Public Relations
Tel: +49 9103 715 3289
E-mail: tobias.eichenseer@hob.de
or
PR Agency Contact:
Cathy Goerz
UPRAISE Marketing and PR
Tel: 415-397-7600
E-mail: hob@upraisepr.com