Enterasys Networks announced it has signed an agreement to become a Siemens Enterprise Communications company. As an authorized major supplier of secure wired and wireless network infrastructure for the Security Solutions business of Siemens Industry Enterasys continues to expand its relationships within the Siemens family of companies.
As a part of this agreement, Enterasys is committed to working closely with Siemens' other major suppliers to simplify the integration of physical security devices on the IP network with strong support of open standards.
"'Enterasys is offering a whole new level of network and IT management integration to the physical security infrastructure,'said Perry Levine, senior director of Business Development for Security Products at Siemens. ‘Enterasys demonstrates unique capabilities with their identity-aware intelligent switch technology that automates the secure provisioning of IP surveillance cameras and access control devices at the network edge, while also providing device location services and application visibility at the head-end with their NMS.'"