Company Contact:
Monika Baumann
Global Technology Associates, Inc.
(407) 380-0220
mbaumann@gta.com

For Immediate Release

GTA Adds New Companies to Reseller Network
Distribution channels Reach Coast-to-Coast

Orlando, Florida -- This week Global Technology Associates, Inc. announced that another two companies have signed reseller agreements to sell GTA's simple, powerful, and affordable GNAT Box Firewall software in the United States.

GNAT Box brings the power and many of the capabilities found in firewalls costing ten times as much to users who had little or no affordable alternatives in the past. The system requires no expensive hardware, is easy to install, and simple to use with a choice of console interface or a graphical web browser based interface for remote management. GNAT Box is sold with an unlimited user license and can support up to 16,000 concurrent network sessions.

Allen Edwards Assoicates, Inc. is one of the oldest suppliers of data communications equipment and computer peripherals and has provided quality networking products and service to over 4,000 corporations, government agencies, and educational institutions since 1970. The west coast-based company and will focus its attention on selling the GNAT Box within the lucrative California high tech market.

WebTrek, a computer consulting company headquartered in Largo, Maryland, plans to market the software in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

About Global Technology Associates, Inc.

Global Technology Associates, Inc. is the developer and supplier of IP network security systems that protect an organization's computing resources both on the Internet and internal intranets. GTA's products for IP network security include the GFX Internet Firewall System and GNAT Box firewall software. GTA has distributors located in Japan, United Kingdom, Eastern Europe, Korea, Australia, South Africa . GTA's customers include those in the banking and insurance industry, healthcare, education, scientific research and ISPs worldwide. GTA is a privately held US corporation founded in 1992 with headquarters in Orlando, Florida. Contact GTA at +1.407.380.0220 , email info@gta.com, or on the web http://www.gta.com.

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