mpex offers DDoS protection by Link11
The business hoster, mpex, and the DDoS security experts at Link11 have agreed upon a strategic partnership. As a reseller, mpex now includes DNS and BGP versions of DDoS protection by Link11 in its portfolio and can offer it to its hosting companies in Northeast Germany. In addition, the business hoster will develop its own DDoS protection platform with the support of Link11.
Berlin, 3 May 2017 - mpex is now offering DDoS protection solutions. The business hoster signed a reseller agreement with Link11 and will immediately start marketing protection solutions that have received multiple awards and for which a patent is pending. In addition, mpex will be offering its own customers protection from overload attacks through its own DDoS protection platform powered by Link11. "We chose Link11, in our view one of the leading German providers of anti-DDoS products, since it offers a high degree of specialization and well-founded expertise. We were convinced by the maturity of Link11’s products and innovative technologies", stated Gregor Rex-Lawatscheck, CEO of mpex GmbH. By its agreement with mpex, Link11 will benefit from a greater reach within the German-speaking market. Summarizing the market situation, Raymond Hartenstein, Director of Marketing at Link11, states that "Many hosting providers currently feel that DDoS protection offers significant potential for expanding their product portfolio.” For many companies that use data center services, hosting providers are the first contact with regard to IT security decisions. Companies can now obtain DDoS protection from a trusted partner with which they already have an established relationship.” In addition to reselling Link11 DDoS protection, mpex will be offering its own consulting services. The company is the exclusive partner of hosting services for the Northeast region.
About Link11 GmbH
Link11 GmbH, based in Frankfurt am Main, is a German IT company with key expertise in the areas of DDoS protection and server hosting. With the DDoS Protection Cloud, Link11 gained a market foothold in 2011 with a new and innovative product. A patent application has been filed for Link11 DDoS security which protects websites and entire server infrastructures from DDoS attacks. For its innovative DDoS protection solutions, Link11 was awarded the German Data Center Prize in 2016. In addition to DAX companies, Link11 counts leading companies from e-commerce, financing, insurance, media and production among its customers. With network locations and its own fiber optic links between Frankfurt, Amsterdam and London, Link11 is one of the largest DDoS filter providers in the world. It is currently expanding its network to other sites in Switzerland, Asia and the United States. As an official partner with national and international trade associations such as G4C and a player in the private sector's cooperation with the Federal Office of Criminal Investigation (BKA) and the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI), Link11 is assuming an active role in IT security and the discovery of cybercrime.
mpex GmbH, previously MPeX.net GmbH, opened its doors in 1998 in Berlin with the goal of managing complex server environments with finesse and expertise. The company has come to focus on business customers and their hosting demands in challenging IT projects. Our services include server virtualization, cloud computing and cluster projects with load balancing, disaster recovery and backup solutions