Foundry’s ServerIronXL is compatible with Checkpoint's VPN-1/FireWall-1 4.1 products.

August 19, 2000

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SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Foundry Networks(TM), Inc. (NASDAQ:FDRY), a leader in high-performance end-to-end switching and routingsolutions, today announced that Foundry’s ServerIron(TM) Internet trafficand content management switches are the first to receive OPSEC (OpenPlatform for Security) Certification from Check Point Software TechnologiesLtd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), for Check Point VPN-1/FireWall-1 high availability withload balancing. Check Point certified that Foundry’s award winningServerIronXL switches are the first to provide load balancing and fail-overof all active sessions, including VPN-1 sessions, for Check Point’sVPN-1/FireWall-1 4.1 products.

“Security, performance and availability are key customer requirements for aneBusiness Internet infrastructure,” said Bradley Brown, director, businessdevelopment, from Check Point Software Technologies. “The combination ofVPN-1/FireWall-1 and Foundry’s ServerIron provides customers with abest-of-breed solution that meets these requirements and supportstransparent VPN-1 fail-over with no loss of connectivity for activeconnections.”

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