GFI LANguard S.E.L.M. wins Redmond magazine

May 05, 2006 - 12:00

London, UK – GFI LANguard Security Event Log Monitor, which offers network-wide event log monitoring, was voted best security auditing product in the annual 2006 Redmond magazine Readers’ Choice Awards. The awards, which appear in their May issue, are presented in 45 product categories in the Microsoft Windows market.

The Redmond Readers Choice Award is a true representation of the opinions and attitudes of their readers. The products their readers choose are the ones that drive their networks and keep their businesses up and running. This year’s survey was even more extensive than in previous years and they received nearly 2,000 responses listing their readers’ favorites in 45 categories.

“It’s always exciting to look through the results of the Readers Choice survey,” says executive editor Lafe Low. “It’s like having a conversation with all of our readers at once. The results of this survey give a clear view of the technology landscape across the country. The winners should be honored, as they have been chosen by the IT professionals who are running the show and selecting products on a daily basis.”

About GFI LANguard S.E.L.M.
GFI LANguard Security Event Log Monitor (S.E.L.M.) performs event log based intrusion detection and network-wide event log management. GFI LANguard S.E.L.M. archives and analyzes the event logs of all network machines and alerts administrators in real time to security issues, attacks and other critical events. GFI LANguard S.E.L.M.'s intelligent analysis means an administrator does not need to be an 'Event Guru' to be able to monitor users attempting to access secured shares and confidential files; monitor critical servers and create alerts for specific events and conditions occurring on the network; back up and clear event logs automatically on remote machines; detect attacks using local user accounts; and much more. Pricing starts at USD 495 for up to three nodes. More information and a freeware version are available at

About Redmond magazine
Redmond magazine provides cutting-edge product, business and how-to information to network professionals, IT managers and IT directors focusing on the Microsoft Windows platform. The monthly publication reaches 119,000 qualified subscribers. For more information, visit

About 101communications LLC
Founded in 1998, 101communications is an integrated media company aimed at specialized targets within the information technology community. Reaching more than 1.5 million IT professionals around the world, the current portfolio includes nine magazines, more than 30 conferences and extensive digital offerings. More information on 101communications is available at

About GFI
GFI is a leading software developer that provides a single source for network administrators to address their network security, content security and messaging needs. With award-winning technology, an aggressive pricing strategy and a strong focus on small-to-medium sized businesses, GFI is able to satisfy the need for business continuity and productivity encountered by organizations on a global scale. GFI has offices in the US, Malta, UK, Hong Kong and Australia which support more than 200,000 installations worldwide. GFI is a channel-focused company with over 10,000 partners worldwide. GFI is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. More information about GFI can be found at