April 21, 2011 AlgoSec , the market leader for Network Security Policy Management, today announced the release of the 1160 Appliance , designed to provide a turnkey deployment of the AlgoSec Security Management Suite for large and complex organizations. The 1160 Appliance delivers a hardened and optimized operating system on a 16-core processor, automating the management of up to 2,000 firewalls. The world's largest and most complex organizations select AlgoSec for its ability to take the pain and risk out of network security policy management, but complex firewall estates require superior processing power, said Yuval Baron, CEO, Chairman and Co-Founder, AlgoSec. The AlgoSec 1160 Appliance addresses this need by providing the ability for these organizations to effectively manage thousands of firewalls from a single powerful device. The AlgoSec 1000-series appliances are designed to meet the needs of the most demanding organizations. All AlgoSec appliances utilize redundant components for maximum uptime and support high-availability. With the latest 6.0 release , AlgoSec appliances can be clustered for load-sharing, delivering practically unlimited scalability. AlgoSec appliances are easy to deploy and come preloaded with the entire AlgoSec Security Management Suite. The award-winning suite simplifies the complexities of managing firewalls, routers and VPNs by automating labor-intensive and error-prone tasks surrounding firewall operations, change management, auditing and compliance and risk analysis...About AlgoSec AlgoSec is the market leader in network security policy management. AlgoSec enables security and operations teams to intelligently automate the policy management of firewalls, routers, VPNs and related devices, improving overall security while reducing costs. AlgoSec's Deep Policy Inspection technology for unmatched automation of firewall operations, auditing and compliance, risk analysis and the security change lifecycle. To ensure the success of every single customer, AlgoSec offers the industry's only money-back guarantee.