PC Guardian Signs RFID-Powered IT Agreement with Fluensee
San Rafael, CA and Denver, CO USA — December 9, 2008 — PC Guardian, a leading IT asset security hardware manufacturer, announced today it has signed an agreement with Fluensee, an RFID-enabled asset management software provider. The agreement calls for PC Guardian to incorporate Fluensee's market leading asset management software platform into a comprehensive RFID-powered IT asset management security solution set to launch in early 2009.
"Fluensee's software provided comprehensive asset tracking and management capabilities that we didn't find in the other solutions we evaluated." said Noah Groth, Chairman of the Board at PC Guardian. "Combined with the Fluensee team's RFID expertise and level of support they offer, it was clear to us they were the partner we envisioned to help us create the next level of IT asset management and security for our customers," said Groth. "We'll have a lot more to announce shortly, but in the meantime, we're pleased to be working with the excellent team at Fluensee."
Fluensee's RFID-enabled asset management software will extend PC Guardian's offering by providing real-time tracking, monitoring, and information about the physical movements of a company's IT assets. Complete IT asset management includes software, hardware and services. Key benefits of an IT asset management solution powered by Fluensee include automatic alerts, the elimination of manual, time-consuming physical inventories, better IT records for audits and governance, and increased asset utilization.
"The market is gaining momentum in the use of RFID to track IT assets, and we're seeing our clients achieve immediate and tangible returns on their investments," said Tim Harvie, Fluensee president and chief executive officer. "We're proud to be associated with PC Guardian's market leadership in the IT security industry and we are confident that Fluensee's proven software platform will provide companies with a powerful solution to better manage and secure their IT assets."
Fluensee's RFID-enabled asset tracking and management solutions improve the visibility, accuracy, security and utilization of a company's mobile and fixed assets. Its end-to-end solutions combine highly configurable and patented software and implementation services with hardware from leading RFID, barcode, GPS and sensor technology providers. Fluensee offers its browser-based, enterprise-class AssetTrack™ solution that tracks IT assets, pallets, tools, equipment and all types of other high-value assets, along with its Yard™ application that is designed to efficiently manage assets in transportation and distribution environments. All of Fluensee's solutions are platform- and hardware-agnostic. Fluensee is a privately held, venture-backed company headquartered in Englewood, Colorado. For more information, visit www.fluensee.com.
About PC Guardian
PC Guardian is a trusted single source provider of quality end-to-end solutions to secure and manage IT physical assets. We source, develop, produce, deliver and support a full range of highly focused IT asset management and security solutions for the enterprise to help meet compliance standards. Backed by 25 years of industry experience in creating sustainable hardware and software solutions for IT, we have delivered security to more than 10,000 customers, including most Fortune 1000 companies, US government agencies, all branches of the US military and corporate enterprises in North America and the European Union. For more information, product availability and distribution, please visit our website at www.pcguardian.com.
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