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GTRI Announces Partnership with Blue Ridge® Networks

DENVER, CO, April 5, 2012 - Global Technology Resources, Inc. (GTRI) announced today that it has entered a partnership agreement with Blue Ridge Networks.  GTRI’s suite of product and service offerings has been enhanced with Blue Ridge Networks’ BorderGuard, EdgeGuard, and AppGuard solutions.  With the addition of the Blue Ridge Network products, GTRI is able to offer the highest level of security to customers in both the government and commercial sectors.

"Blue Ridge Networks not only has impressive technical product, but they also have proven themselves in some of the most demanding cyber security arenas. Their certifications and standards compliance is best in class for addressing security concerns including PCI, HIPAA, FIPS, Common Criteria and especially the due diligence accorded to them with the DoD JITC and NSA SPOCK,” said Greg Byles, CEO at GTRI.  “We look forward to joining Blue Ridge Networks at the upcoming 28th National Space Symposium and Cyber 1.2 event in Colorado Springs.”

“We are very excited about the potential of this relationship with GTRI to provide world class solutions for our customers,” said John B. Higginbotham, CEO at Blue Ridge Networks.

GTRI will now offer the following unique Blue Ridge Network solutions for cyber security:


  • Data center security
  • Access architecture can be easily extended to  create trusted enclaves in the field
  • 7th Generation Architecture
  • Pre-placed public key or X.509 certificate Layer 2 session isolation
  • Easy to install and manage
  • No reported vulnerabilities


  • Secures virtual thin-client sessions from uncontrolled PCs and laptops
  • Supports customer VPN, VDI, ISO, and user ID (CAC-PIV)
  • Incorporates OS and browsers fully isolated from host device
  • Multiple form factors
  • No data leak or session remnants


  • Stops even unknown malware from executing
  • Blocks zero-day malware threats without need to detect signatures
  • No scanning or updates needed
  • Minimal user constraints
  • Enterprise version provides control with compliance reporting


About GTRI

GTRI is a Consulting Solutions Integrator with a broad range of information technology expertise serving enterprise, federal and state government, healthcare, educational, and other markets nationwide. Our core practice areas include Physical Infrastructure, Integrated Solutions, and Network Monitoring and Management. At GTRI we listen carefully to each customer’s unique requirements, provide a consultative approach to develop the right solution to meet objectives, and deliver results based on a proven methodology. For more information, visit


About Blue Ridge Networks

Blue Ridge Networks provides time-tested cyber security solutions to protect against the  vulnerabilities plaguing even the most advanced networks. Headquartered in Chantilly, VA, Blue Ridge offers reliable, scalable,  and affordable solutions that enable secure access to the enterprise network with protection and control of endpoints.  With 15 years of experience successfully protecting some of the industry’s most sensitive networks, Blue Ridge solutions ensure a trusted network security environment.  From cloud computing to warfighter communications to telework initiatives, Blue Ridge provides best-in-class real-time security any time, all the time.  For more information, visit