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Brainshark Authorizes En Pointe Technologies to Sell SlideShark Team Edition to Customers Nationwide

En Pointe’s Customer Base to Benefit From Brainshark’s Award-Winning App, Which Lets Users Show PowerPoints Properly and Reliably on the iPad and iPhone

WALTHAM, Mass., and LOS ANGELES — July 30, 2013 — Brainshark, Inc., the leading sales enablement platform provider, today announced a strategic partnership with En Pointe Technologies, a leading solution provider of IT products and services. En Pointe is now one of a select group of channel partners authorized to offer SlideShark Team Edition – the award-winning, business-class version of Brainshark’s SlideShark app – to companies nationwide. This partnership extends SlideShark’s reach and channel relationships, and helps En Pointe’s customers maximize the value of their iPad investments – with the ability to now have PowerPoint presentations render properly on those devices.

Used in more than 140 countries, SlideShark is the industry standard for showing PowerPoint presentations on the iPad and iPhone. The app allows more…

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StrikeForce Technologies Awarded Second Patent For Out-of-Band Authentication Utilizing Mobile Devices

Edison, NJ (July 24th, 2013) – StrikeForce Technologies, Inc. (SFOR.OB), a company that specializes in cyber security for the prevention of data breaches, announced today that it has been granted its second patent for “Multi-Channel Device Utilizing A Centralized Out-of-Band Authentication System” from the United States Patent Office (Patent # 8,484,698).

“Being awarded this second patent is a huge win for StrikeForce because it significantly strengthens our position in a rapidly expanding marketplace, as well as our efforts to enforce our patents through licensing and litigation, as previously announced in our March 28th, 2013 press release focused on infringers such as Phone Factor and First Midwest Bancorp,” said Mark L. Kay, CEO. “Mobile devices have become the new communication and computing norm for business, government, retail and pleasure; 87% of American adults now own a cell phone’ (Source: Pew Research Center) and businesses are leveraging mobile devices by enabling more…

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StrikeForce’s UK Distributor, CDISGroup Ltd., to Launch Large Pilots for Corporate Customers to Prevent Identity Theft and Data Breaches of their clients

Edison, NJ – Thursday, July 18th, 2013 – StrikeForce Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: SFOR) today announced that their UK distributor, CDISGroup, is launching several very large breach prevention pilots for Cyber Security, with industry giants in Financial Services, Retail Shopping and the Mortgage Lending business.

“In the last 12 months, corporate data breaches and Identity Theft skyrocketed throughout Europe, however, the UK seems to be in the center of that hacking hurricane,” says Mark L. Kay, CEO of StrikeForce. “Data breaches and Identity Theft have become a countrywide daily occurrence, and thankfully, we have a strategic channel partner with the CDISGroup to help prevent those occurrences.”

“In just a few short months, Mike Lazenby, CEO of the CDISGroup and his team of security experts have implemented StrikeForce’s patented ProtectID® Multi-Factor Out-of-Band Authentication and our GuardedID® Anti-Keylogging Keystroke Encryption products into many new and existing CDIS customers,” continues Kay, “multiple more…

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Coal Industry Opportunities and Challenges–The Oxford Princeton Programme

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Coal is Hot in Energy Market

The Oxford Princeton Programme Rolls Out Training to Address Opportunities and Challenges in Coal

Plainsboro, NJ, and Washington, DC (15 July 2013) - Pioneers and market leaders in energy education and training, The Oxford Princeton Programme will be training energy professionals on the use, global consumption, demand trends and regulatory forces reshaping the coal industry.

“The energy market is taking a closer-than-ever look at coal — especially compared to natural gas for electric power generation,” says Clara Lippert Glenn, President and CEO at The Oxford Princeton Programme. “As leaders in our space, it is our mission to monitor such industry trends and deliver timely training solutions to our client base.

On September 11-12, 2013, The Oxford Princeton Programme will launch “The US Coal Market—Opportunities and Challenges” in Washington DC. The course will more…

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StrikeForce Signs Agreement with One of Israel’s Leading Homeland Security Distributors

Edison, NJ – Wednesday, July 10th, 2013 – StrikeForce Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: SFOR) today announced it has signed a distributor agreement with A.R. Challenges, Ltd. one of Israel’s leading Cyber Security distributors, specializing in Homeland Security, Critical Israeli Infrastructure and enterprise security.

“StrikeForce is very excited to work with Rafi Sela, CEO of A.R. Challenges, Ltd.,” states Mark L. Kay, CEO of StrikeForce, “his experience and working knowledge of Israeli Homeland Security is unprecedented. Rafi served as a senior officer in the Israeli Defense Forces for 18 years. He then founded and was the first President of the ILHSIA – Israeli Homeland Security Industries Association.”

“Of all the Cyber Security solutions available to protect Israel’s Homeland Security and Critical Infrastructure from terrorism, StrikeForce’s solutions offer the preventative protection we need,” says Rafi Sela, “there’s an old saying, the best defense is a strong offense, that’s what StrikeForce’s solutions more…

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dinCloud Named Among Top Finalists for a 2013 Microsoft Partner of the Year Award

LOS ANGELES, CA & HOUSTON, TX – July 9, 2013 – dinCloud, a cloud transformation company, today announced it has been selected as a finalist in the 2013 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards, which honor Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year. Awards were presented in 44 categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 3,000 entrants from 106 different countries worldwide.

dinCloud was the only U.S. partner to be recognized as a finalist in the Cloud Partner of the Year – Small and Medium Business (SMB) award category.

“In general, SMBs face business challenges including high demand for keeping the lights on, too many pain points with having to deploy, maintain, and manage their PC fleet in-house, and expensive to maintain, aging IT infrastructure,” said Kevin Schatzle, CEO, dinCloud. “Utilizing Microsoft products helps us to reduce more…

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En Pointe Selected as one of the Inaugural Partners Authorized to Sell Microsoft Devices

En Pointe Selected as one of the Inaugural Partners Authorized to Sell Microsoft Devices

En Pointe Technologies Joins Microsoft Devices Program

LOS ANGELES, CA – July 1, 2013 – En Pointe Technologies, a leading solution provider of IT products and services, today announced its participation in the Microsoft Devices Program, distinguishing the organization as one of the first channel partners to offer Surface Pro and Surface RT to commercial customers. The Microsoft Devices Program strategically enables leading Microsoft’s channel partners to resell its devices to businesses of all sizes, from the classroom to the boardroom, in order to better serve customers in the enterprise, education and government sectors.

As one of the largest Microsoft Systems Integrator-Large Account Resellers (SI-LARs), En Pointe provides its customers with complete technology solutions encompassing hardware procurement and software licensing within a customer’s Microsoft-based environment. Specializing in the Microsoft product suite, from licensing more…

StrikeForce Signs Agreement with One of Europe’s Leading Cyber Security Distributors - With Access To Over 100,000 Independent Resellers

How GuardedID WorksEdison, NJ – Monday, June 20th, 2013 – StrikeForce Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: SFOR) today reported it has signed an agreement with Cyber Wealth Alliance, Inc. (CWA), one of Europe’s leading Cyber Security Distributors. CWA has plans to launch a major Cyber Security campaign the end of this month, starting in Russia, than across twelve other countries. CFA will ultimately distribute GuardedID’s Anti-Keylogging technology through a vast channel of over 100,000 independent resellers.

“StrikeForce is very excited to work with Jeff Crane and his team at CWA,” states Mark L. Kay, CEO of StrikeForce. “We share in the same vision, to ‘Make the World a Safer Place.’ Some of Jeff’s executive team has spent over a decade in Europe building a comprehensive distribution channel which consists of over 100,000 independent resellers in 13 countries. Expanding throughout Europe with this kind of channel more…

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En Pointe Technologies Executive Named to CRN’s Women of the Channel Power 100

En Pointe Vice President of Public Sector, Kathy Perez, Recognized as One of the Top Women of the Channel

LOS ANGELES, CA – June 19, 2013 – En Pointe Technologies, a leading solution provider of IT products and services, today announced that its Vice President of Public Sector, Kathy Perez, has been named to CRN’s 2013 Women of the Channel list, and has been recognized as one of this year’s Power 100. The annual Women of the Channel list recognizes nearly 300 female executives across vendor channel organizations, distributors and solution providers for their accomplishments over the past year, and the far-reaching impact they are having on the technology industry. The Power 100 recognizes an elite subset of applicants based on their rank, influence, channel savvy and achievements.

This year’s Women of the Channel finalists were selected by the CRN editorial staff based on their achievements as more…

The Oxford Princeton Programme Brings Interactive iPad Mini Energy Courses to Asia-Pacific Region

Plainsboro, NJ and Singapore, SG (5 June 2013) – Pioneers and market leaders in energy education and training, The Oxford Princeton Programme is pleased to announce that they are launching their new iPad Mini® interactive courses to the Asia Pacific region.

The new Oxford Princeton Programme e-manual courses will launch in the Asia-Pacific region later this summer with the Oil Trading Orientation course in Melbourne, Australia, July 1-3 at the Rendezvous Grand Hotel. Delegates will be able to take advantage of the e-manual for a high-definition viewing experience and more organized access to the course materials. (Traditional hard copy manuals will also be available upon request.)

“The iPad mini gives course delegates an option to enhance their learning experience,” states Clara Lippert Glenn, President and CEO, The Oxford Princeton Programme. “It also provides an opportunity to work alongside the green efforts of the many Asia-Pacific companies that trust more…

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