MOCA to Distribute Symantec Products


Security solutions available to Sun solution providers


MOCA plans to distribute enterprise security products from Symantec, according to both companies.

MOCA, a Sun Microsystems-focused division of Arrow Electronics, made the announcement at its Net@Work Partner Forum for solution providers here.

"Every enterprise must strengthen its security measures against the widespread incidence of hacker break-ins, and we are extremely pleased to now offer our Sun partners security solutions from Symantec," said Rich Severa, president of El Segundo, Calif.-based MOCA, in a statement. "These security products broaden our enterprise software offering and provide great alternatives for our customers seeking integrated security solutions."

MOCA associates will provide presales support to Sun solution providers for Cupertino, Calif.-based Symantec's security solutions, including virus protection, firewall and VPN, vulnerability management, intrusion detection, Internet content and e-mail filtering and remote management technologies.

"We believe an overall layered approach to security is the best way to combat blended threats and have developed a variety of products to protect enterprise networks," said Allyson Seelinger, Symantec's vice president of North American enterprise and consumer channels.