BlackRidge Technology Appoints I-ON Communications to Deliver Industrial IoT Cybersecurity Solutions to Electric Companies

Energy Press Releases Tuesday August 27, 2019 15:45
SEOUL, South Korea--27 Aug--PRNewswire/InfoQuest
I-ON Communications will implement BlackRidge products in electricity markets in Korea, Malaysia, Thailand and United Kingdom

BlackRidge Technology International Inc., a leading provider of next-generation cyber defense solutions, has signed a reseller agreement with I-ON Communications Co., Ltd. to deliver BlackRidge's portfolio of enhanced cybersecurity solutions, including its recently released TAC Identity Device, through its I-ON Energy Management network and expand its presence in Korea and other markets where I-ON is engaged with electricity companies.

"BlackRidge's approach to zero-trust through network layer security is a solution the electricity market has been desperately looking for," said Jae Cheol ("James") Oh, chairman and CEO of I-ON Communications.

"Our partnership with I-ON is a significant milestone for BlackRidge's international expansion and in particular enhancing security in the industrial IoT market segment," said Bill Joll, head of worldwide sales at BlackRidge Technology.

"Operating at the network transport layer, BlackRidge's products, including the TAC Identity Device, can be integrated into legacy, virtual and cloud environments to bridge gaps between brownfield OT infrastructure and latest-generation IT systems by authenticating identity at the edge node to enable greater trust, security and micro-segmentation of networks," added Rolf Lumpe, vice president business development at BlackRidge Technology.

About I-ON Communications Co., Ltd.

I-ON Communications Co., Ltd, www.i-on.net, a whole-owned subsidiary of I-ON Digital Corp. (OTCQB: IONI) ("I-ON Digital"), a Seoul, South Korea-based enterprise software company founded in 1999. After being awarded its first of six patents by 2003, the company has since evolved into an industry-leading and recognized developer of enterprise-class unstructured data management and energy market software solutions. I-ON has sold to over 1,600 mid to large clients across numerous verticals in both the private and public sectors, primarily throughout South Korea, Japan, and Southeast Asia. The company has 11 products at market that enable clients to create, measure, and optimizes digital experiences for their audiences across marketing channels and devices. These encompass enterprise web content management, web experience and service delivery software, energy management systems, digital marketing. I-ON's large R&D team has designed and developed industry-leading technologies that are compliant with global standards including GS (Good Software) and NET (New Excellent Technology), while holding numerous domestic and global industry awards and recognition from the likes of Gartner and Red Herring.

About BlackRidge Technology

BlackRidge Technology enables our customers and partners to deliver more secure and resilient business services in today's rapidly evolving cyber threat environments. The BlackRidge adaptive cyber defense solution authenticates identity before allowing network connections in order to proactively isolate cloud services, protect servers and IoT devices, and segment networks. Our patented technology authenticates user or device identity and enforces security policy on the first packet of a network session. This new level of real-time protection blocks or redirects unidentified and unauthorized traffic to stop port scanning, cyberattacks and unauthorized access. BlackRidge was founded in 2010 to commercialize its military-grade and patented network security technologies. For more information, visit www.blackridge.us.

Forward-Looking Statements

Statements made in this release include forward-looking statements within the meaning of federal securities laws. Forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as "may," "will," "plan," "should," "expect," "anticipate," "estimate," "continue," or comparable terminology. While management has based any forward-looking statements included in this release on its current expectations, the information on which such expectations were based may change. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements, as a result of various factors including those risks and uncertainties described in the Risk Factors and in Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations sections of our Annual Reports on Form 10-K, as may be supplemented or amended by our Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q and other public filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), which can be found on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov. We urge you to consider those risks and uncertainties in evaluating our forward-looking statements. We caution readers not to place undue reliance upon any such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. Except as otherwise required by the federal securities laws, we disclaim any obligation or undertaking to publicly release any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statement contained herein (or elsewhere) to reflect any change in our expectations with regard thereto or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which any such statement is based.

Investor Relations Contact:
Bruce S. Lee
I-ON Communications Co., Ltd.
ir@i-on.net
Media Contact:
Becky Pak
I-ON Communications Co., Ltd.
becky.pak@i-on.net

Latest Press Release

IoT and Smart Energy Takes Center Stage at CHINT CITIE Conference

CHINT, a leading smart energy solution provider, has opened the inaugural Conference of Internet of Things for Industry and Energy ("CITIE") in Wenzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province, held from September 10-13. For the full multimedia release, click...

Shanghai Electric Exhibits Breakthrough Smart Energy Technologies at 24th World Energy Congress

Shanghai Electric Group Co., Ltd ("Shanghai Electric" or "the Group"), a leading multinational power generation and electrical equipment manufacturing conglomerate, delivered a new wave of smart, connected and green integrated solutions and technological...

Huawei FusionSolar Powers the World#s Largest Medical Center in Jordan

Huawei, a leading global ICT and network energy solutions provider, teamed up with Jordanian solar manufacturer and developer Philadelphia Solar to power the world's largest photovoltaic (PV) farm built for a single health care facility, Abdali Medical...

Photo Release: EXIM BANK Visits Customers Solar Power Plant in Phu Yen, Vietnam

Mr. Pisit Serewiwattana (center), President of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), recently visited 2 solar power plants operated by Phu Khanh Solar Power Joint Stock Company (PKS) with a combined generating capacity of 99.126 MW in Phu Yen,...

WHAUP Presses on with Thailands Largest Solar Carpark Project Annual Revenue Expected to Increase by THB 20 Million and 2019 Solar Target to Reach 25 MW

WHA Utilities and Power Public Company Limited (WHAUP) presses on with 4.88-MW solar carpark project installation, with a total area of 31,000 square meters, on the car park area of MG cars manufacturing plant owned by SAIC MOTOR-CP Co., Ltd. The largest...

Related Topics