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Linoma Software partners with Wayne Madden’s TekSlant in North America

Linoma Software is excited to announce that it has signed Wayne Madden and TekSlant LLC of Chicago, Illinois as a Linoma-Certified Platinum Partner for North America. TekSlant has successfully passed Linoma’s Technical and Sales / Support Certification. TekSlant brings with them a wealth of industry expertise, which is just what Linoma was looking for in growing their network–an experienced partner with industry knowledge on the IBM i, Windows, and Linux platforms. Their Professional Services team also provides Training and Consulting Services for all of Linoma’s products.

Wayne Madden

Wayne Madden

I have been eager to get back into the space I’ve loved for over 25 years, and the opportunity to sell and consult for a well-respected company like Linoma is a perfect fit for us! We chose Linoma Software as a strategic partner because their technology meets significant security needs we were looking for, and Bob’s team has done an amazing job in creating easy to use and cost-effective solutions.” said Wayne Madden, TekSlant’s Managing Partner.Wayne Madden and TekSlant definitely fit the mold of our ideal partner, and we are excited to be working with them. I have known Wayne for a long time and look forward to seeing his organization grow as a valued member of our network.” said Bob Luebbe, Linoma’s President and Chief Architect.

Wayne Madden is the former Publisher, Editor in Chief, and Senior Technical Editor for System iNews, the System iNetwork, and a former President of COMMON the User Group. Wayne, an industry evangelist, spent over 25 years working and reporting on the IBM i marketplace, as well as the multi-platform Windows and Linux space and is glad to be back! He brings significant experience to the marketplace on numerous topics including security, having written hundreds of articles, white papers, three technical books and has led numerous industry sessions at domestic and international IT events which will complement Linoma’s vast expertise in the field.

His two most recent white papers; “Managed File Transfer: You Will Evaluate It Because of Security – You Will Want It for Everything Else” and “Developing Your Data Encryption Strategy – the Time is Now” are both now available for download. TekSlant educational webinars also are listed on their site.Wayne writes a regular series of industry articles and white papers, and is hosting industry webinars on topics such as data security strategy and implementation, data security options, data encryption, data security compliance, and file transfer security.

Please visit www.Tekslant.com/register to register and receive Wayne’s News, Tips, and Announcements on new educational materials, Webinars, and to download his White Papers.

Media Contact:

Wayne Madden, Managing Partner
TekSlant LLC
150 S Wacker Drive
Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60606
info@tekslant.com
www.tekslant.com
312-242-3331

Linoma Software Recognized Among 20 Most Promising Enterprise Security Companies for 2016

Linoma Software, a leader in providing enterprise-class security solutions and superior customer service, has achieved recognition in CIOReview’s Top 20 Enterprise Security Companies list of 2016.

CIOReview - 20 Most Promising Enterprise Security CompaniesAfter an evaluation of many quantitative and qualitative elements, Linoma Software was selected from hundreds of entries for inclusion in the Top 20 list by a distinguished panel of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts and the CIOReview editorial board. The annual list showcases the top 20 Most Promising Enterprise Security Companies 2016, with businesses considered to be at the forefront of providing cutting-edge security solutions and impacting the marketplace.

“Protecting confidential information through strong encryption, key management and auditing is critical for our customers to stay compliant with PCI DSS, HIPAA, GLBA and other privacy regulations,” said Bob Luebbe, President and Chief Architect of Linoma Software. “This is a highly competitive industry and we are thrilled and honored to be recognized in the Top 20 Most Promising Enterprise Security Companies list.”

The positioning in the report is based on the panel’s evaluation of Linoma Software’s specialties in cross-platform managed file transfer (MFT), data encryption and secure DMZ reverse proxy solutions. The panel noted Linoma’s diverse install base of more than 3,000 customers worldwide, as well as its customer-centric focus on research and development. The dedication to superior service and support was also noted as contributing factors to Linoma’s growing influence in the software industry.

“I congratulate Linoma Software on being recognized with the much coveted title and being a recipient of 20 Most Promising Enterprise Security Companies 2016”, said Jeevan George, Managing Editor, CIOReview. “We are glad to showcase Linoma Software this year due to its continuing excellence in delivering top-notch technology driven solutions.“

Inc. 5000 List Ranks Linoma Software Among Top Companies

Inc. magazine has ranked Linoma Software NO. 3279 on its 34th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. This is the third consecutive year that Linoma Software has been ranked. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America's independent entrepreneurs.

inc. 5000 - medallionFor over 20 years, Linoma Software has specialized in data security for files at rest and in transit. "High profile data breaches in recent years have raised awareness and expanded regulations on protecting confidential company and customer data," states Bob Luebbe, Chief Architect at Linoma Software. "Our enterprise-level managed file transfer solution, GoAnywhere MFT, continues to gain market share as organizations of all sizes work to secure both system-to-system file transfers and person-to-person collaboration."

The 2015 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 18 to September 22) is the most competitive crop in the list's history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 490%. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue is $205 billion, generating 647,000 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.

"The story of this year's Inc. 5000 is the story of great leadership. In an incredibly competitive business landscape, it takes something extraordinary to take your company to the top," says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg.

More about Inc. and the Inc. 500|5000

Methodology The 2015 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2011 to 2014. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2011. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent--not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies--as of December 31, 2014. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2011 is $100,000; the minimum for 2014 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.'s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/5000.

About Inc. Media: Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today's innovative company builders. Winner of the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 13,000,000 today. For more information, visit www.inc.com.

The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation's most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.

For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Conference, visit http://www.inc.com/.

For more information contact: Inc. Media Drew Kerr 212-849-8250 drew@four-corners.com

Webinar: Encryption on the IBM i Platform

Do you need to encrypt sensitive data on the IBM i, but are unsure how to get started or which techniques are best?

Encryption is essential for protecting sensitive data like credit card numbers, social security numbers, birth dates and other PII information. It is also critical for meeting compliance requirements like PCI DSS, HIPAA and State Privacy Laws.

Encryption on the IBM i Platform

This webinar is your chance to learn the basic methods of encrypting data on the IBM i, whether if it is stored within your database files or transmitted to your trading partners. During the webinar, you will learn about these key topics:

  • Exploring the basics of Encryption
  • Hashing vs Encryption
  • Introduction to Key Management
  • Database Field Encryption
  • Open PGP Encryption
  • SFTP and FTPS protocols

You are invited to join us for this free webinar. Linoma Software's senior IBM i engineers will be on hand during to answer your encryption questions.

To reserve your place, and to learn more about the webinar, visit the registration page. Don't delay, register today.

If you're unable to attend, we are recording the webinar and will make it available on our website.

Linoma Software and HealthIT Security Partner on HIPAA Best Practices Guide

SystemiDeveloper_logoAt Linoma Software we understand the importance and challenges of HIPAA compliance. Whether your organization has been compliant with the HIPAA Omnibus Rule for months or it's still shoring up some compliance gaps, there are likely tips you've picked up along the way.

Our partnership with HealthIT Security allows us to bring timely and actionable information to healthcare IT professionals and executives. This HIPAA Best Practices Guide uses expert analysis and industry expertise to focus on exactly what will be expected technically, administratively and policy-wise among HIPAA covered entities and business associates (BAs) during potential audit scenarios.

With the estimated cost of compliance falling around $14.5 million annually, regulated healthcare businesses can't afford HIPAA non-compliance with PHI.

If you have a regulated healthcare business, learn how the HIPAA Onmibus Rule could affect you and how to protect your company by ensuring your forms, files, policies and procedures are 100% HIPAA compliant.

Click here to download the HIPAA Best Practices Guide today.

Linoma Software Salutes Its Big Winners At RPG & DB2 Summit 2014

Linoma Software's Ron Byrd made his annual trek to Dallas for the RPG & DB2 Summit 2014. The event is a tremendous opportunity to meet with IBM i professionals.

Part of the IBM i community since 1994, we enjoy talking with customers and attendees about our full line of data management tools. At this year's Summit, Ron rewarded visitors to our booth with a chance to win valuable prizes and Susan Gantner with System i Developer helped with the drawing.

The three lucky attendees were:
  • James Huang, Core-Mark
  • Ted Poskey, Hochheim Prairie Ins.
  • Lynn Laber, Nodak Mutual Ins.

We'd like to thank everyone who stopped by to talk with Ron, and a special salute to the winners of our drawing. Also a big shout out to everyone at System i Developer, and the sponsors, for putting on a fantastic event.

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From RPG Toolbox, Crypto Complete and Surveyor/400 for iSeries to the family of GoAnywhere secure file transfer products there's a solution for everyone at Linoma Software. Contact us today to learn more.

Stop by our booth at the COMMON Annual Meeting and Exposition, May 4-6 in Orlando. See you there.  

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Susan Gantner of System i Developer, prize winner James Huang with Core-Mark and Ron Byrd from Linoma Software.

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Ted Poskey, Hochheim Prairie Insurance (right).

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Lynn Laber, Nodak Mutual Insurance (right).