St. Bernard Software Named Finalist In Deloitte Technology Fast 50 for Second Consecutive Year

St. Bernard Software is named one of the top 50 fastest growing technology companies in San Diego. The company will be named to Deloitte's prestigious Technology Fast 50 List.

San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 18, 2005 -- St. Bernard Software, a global provider of multi-layer security solutions that protect network assets at the perimeter and system level, is named to Deloitte’s prestigious Technology Fast 50 Program for San Diego for the second consecutive year. The program ranks the 50 fastest growing technology companies in the area based on the percentage of growth in fiscal year revenues over five years, from 2000-2004. During that period of time, St. Bernard Software has experienced a 182% increase in revenue.

St. Bernard Software President and CEO, John Jones, credits new product introductions and enhancements, rapidly growing market demand and strong brand recognition of St. Bernard products for the fast growth over the last five years. "Our products provide proven solutions to several critical security needs that every company and school must solve," said Jones. "By engineering our products to be easy to install, maintain and afford, we enable customers to easily implement comprehensive policy-based perimeter and system security solutions that were only available to the largest companies just a couple years ago."

To qualify for the Technology Fast 50, companies must have had operating revenues of at least $50,000 in 2000 and $1,000,000 in 2004, must be public or private companies headquartered in North America, must be in business a minimum of five years, and be a technology company defined as owning proprietary technology that contributes to a significant portion of the company’s operating revenues; and/or devoting a significant portion of revenues to the research and development of technology.

The rankings, which were determined by Deloitte & Touche, will officially be announced September 22, 2005 at the Estancia Hotel & Spa in San Diego. Winners of the 19 regional Technology Fast 50 programs in the United States and Canada are automatically entered in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 program, which ranks North America’s top 500 fastest growing technology companies. For more information on the Deloitte Fast 50 or Fast 500 programs visit www.fast50.com

About St. Bernard Software
St. Bernard Software Inc. is a global provider of security solutions that help small and medium sized businesses protect their network infrastructure at the perimeter and system levels. Using a multi-layered security architecture strategy, St. Bernard Software's range of solutions harden business critical systems against threats and exploits; provide policy-based Internet management; protect email messaging; and secure the data backup process to cover files that are open or in use. Deployed across millions of computers worldwide, the company's award-winning products are recognized for ease-of-use, affordability, and scalability. Established in April 1995 with corporate headquarters in San Diego, California and an international office in London, St. Bernard Software sells and supports its products directly and through key solution partners worldwide. For more information, please go to www.stbernard.com.

About Deloitte
Deloitte, one of the nation’s leading professional services firms, provides audit, tax, financial advisory services and consulting through nearly 30,000 people in more than 80 U.S. cities. Known as the employer of choice for innovative human resource programs, the firm is dedicated to helping its clients and its people excel. "Deloitte" refers to the associated partnership of Deloitte & Touche USA LLP and subsidiaries. Deloitte is the US member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu. For more information, please visit Deloitte’s website at www.deloitte.com/us

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