Allot Communications Enables an APAC Wholesale Telecom Provider to Deliver DDoS Mitigation Services to CSPs

Allot Service Protector defends managed networks against large scale cyber-attacks while eliminating the need to divert massive data volumes into scrubbing centers

HOD HASHARON, Israel, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Allot Communications Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: ALLT), a leading global provider of intelligent broadband solutions that empowers communication service providers to optimize and monetize their networks, enterprises to enhance productivity and consumers to improve their digital experience, announced today that an APAC wholesale telecommunications and cloud services provider has selected Allot ServiceProtector to secure its managed network services. With Allot ServiceProtector, the wholesale service provider becomes a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) capable of protecting its telecom service suppliers from cyber-attacks.

Allot ServiceProtector provides a first line of defense against Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) with the following features:

  • Identification and in-line mitigation of large scale attacks scaling up to two Terabits per second
  • Advanced multi-tenancy capabilities allowing easy delivery of services
  • Granular visibility into attackers and their network targets
  • Advanced Network Behavior Anomaly Detection (NBAD) including multi-attack vectors detection
  • Flexible deployment options with distributed detection architecture
  • Delivered on a unified platform with complementary web security and application control solutions for comprehensive protection

"With the increasing number of DDoS attacks comprised of hundreds of Gbps, our customers are looking for solutions to protect themselves and their customers, and to comply with new security regulations," said Gary Drutin, Chief Customer Officer, Allot Communications. "Allot's network-based security service is a competitive differentiator for telecom providers offering security-as-a-service to their customers."

About Allot Communications 

Allot Communications Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: ALLT) is a leading global provider of intelligent broadband solutions that put mobile, fixed and cloud networks at the center of the digital lifestyle and workstyle. Allot's DPI-based solutions identify and leverage the business intelligence in data networks, empowering operators to analyze, protect, improve and enrich the digital lifestyle services they deliver. Allot's unique blend of innovative technology, proven know-how and collaborative approach to industry standards and partnerships enables network operators worldwide to elevate their role in the digital lifestyle ecosystem and to open the door to a wealth of new business opportunities. For more information, please visit http://www.allot.com.

Forward Looking Statement 

This release may contain forward-looking statements, which express the current beliefs and expectations of Company management. Such statements involve a number of known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause our future results, performance or achievements to differ significantly from the results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include risks relating to: our ability to compete successfully with other companies offering competing technologies; the loss of one or more significant customers; consolidation of, and strategic alliances by, our competitors, government regulation; lower demand for key value-added services; our ability to keep pace with advances in technology and to add new features and value-added services; managing lengthy sales cycles; operational risks associated with large projects; our dependence on third party channel partners for a material portion of our revenues; and other factors discussed under the heading "Risk Factors" in the Company's annual report on Form 20-F filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Forward-looking statements in this release are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions contained in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are made only as of the date hereof, and the company undertakes no obligation to update or revise the forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Contacts
Allot Communications
Maya Lustig | Director of Corporate Communications
+972-9-7616851 | mlustig@allot.com
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Melissa Chadwick | Merritt Group, Inc.
+1-571-382-8513 | chadwick@merrittgrp.com

SOURCE Allot Communications Ltd.

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