Gurgaon, India, August 10, 2009 — NIKSUN Inc., a world leader in real-time enterprise network surveillance solutions, is pleased to announce that it has been invited to participate, as one of the first founding members, in the Global ICT Standardization Forum for India (GISFI), an Indian standardization body for Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). The invitation is a great honor for NIKSUN and a true testament to its brand, innovative technology and reputation in the global IT world.
By participating in GISFI, NIKSUN will be able to work closely with all standardization bodies to develop and cultivate a research and development agenda for ICT. NIKSUN would play a primary role in strengthening the ties among leading ICT related institutions in India and around the world. As a founding member of GISFI, NIKSUN will have a platform to participate in any standardization related discussions, enabling NIKSUN to better understand the market and latest developments in order to solidify NIKSUN’s position as a world leader in enterprise network surveillance solutions.
“There is an ongoing trend towards standardization in the Information and Communications field enabling newer applications and services, which are opening up new businesses and markets. With GISFI spearheading the standardization process in India, NIKSUN can become more proactive toward addressing any raised issues regarding cyber-security and convergence of networks, devices and personal services. The platform that GISFI provides will help promote efficient and faster commercialization of technologies and higher business opportunities for all participants,” said Dr. Parag Pruthi, CEO & Founder of NIKSUN Inc.
Welcoming NIKSUN to GISFI, its Founding Chairman Prof. Ramjee Prasad said, “We are delighted to have NIKSUN, a world leader in cyber-security and network performance solutions, as one of our first founding members and partners. As GISFI carries forward its mission of standardization in areas of Information and Communication, we hope to leverage NIKSUN’s expertise in addressing many of the convergence related issues.”
NIKSUN is also sponsoring GISFI’s Introductory Workshop to Industries in New Delhi at Hotel Maurya Sheraton at 2 PM IST on Monday August 10th, 2009. The workshop will be inaugurated by the Honorable Minister Thiru A. Raja, Minister of Communications and IT, India. Minister Raja will also present Dr. Pruthi with a certificate of appreciation at the event for his long standing dedication towards, and excellence in, ICT initiatives.
Other dignitaries, business leaders and renowned technologists that will be present at the workshop include Mr. Toru Anzawa , First Secretary, Embassy of Japan, Mr. Adrian Scrase of ETSI, Mr. Arun Golas of TEC, Dr. Kohei Satoh of ARIB, Mr. P. Balamurli of TCS, Mr. Basavaraj Hooli of MphasiS, Mr. A.K. Nagpal of SPS and Mr. B.A. Damahe of L&T.
The Global ICT Standardization Forum for India (GISFI) is an Indian standardization body active in the area of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and related application areas, such as energy, telemedicine, wireless robotics and biotechnology. GISFI is an effort to create a new coherence and strengthen the role of India in the world standardization process by mapping the achievements in ICT in India to the global standardization trends. Further, GISFI is focused on strengthening the ties among leading and emerging scholars and institutions in India and the world to develop and cultivate a research and development agenda for the field. For more information please visit www.gisfi.org.
About NIKSUN, Inc.
NIKSUN, Inc. is the recognized worldwide leader in developing and deploying a complete range of award-winning forensics, compliance, security surveillance and performance management solutions for applications ranging from branch offices to core infrastructure environments. NIKSUN’s proactive enterprise scalable solutions deliver unprecedented flexibility and real-time response. The company’s patented real-time analysis and recording technology enables enterprises, service providers and governments to provide secure and reliable network infrastructure and services. NIKSUN, headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey has sales offices in major cities throughout the US, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information please visit www.niksun.com.
NIKSUN, NetDetector and NetVCR are either registered trademarks or trademarks of NIKSUN, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.
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