Los Angeles, Calif. — October 2, 2012 — TeleSign, the market leader in Internet fraud prevention and Intelligent Authentication, today announced that TeleSign Verify and PhoneID are fully integrated with Citrix CloudPortal™ allowing customers to easily enable a fully functional Fraud Control Platform to block fraudulent activity and protect users. TeleSign Verify and PhoneID completed a rigorous verification process to become a trusted Citrix Ready® partner, ensuring compatibility with Citrix CloudPortal and providing confidence in a joint solution.
Citrix CloudPortal transforms cloud infrastructures into profitable cloud businesses with a comprehensive platform to manage business and operations support services, customers and cloud offerings. TeleSign Verify and PhoneID enhance CloudPortal with capabilities that block illegitimate users from taking advantage of cloud-based applications and defrauding CloudPortal clients.
“Citrix CloudPortal, combined with TeleSign Verify and PhoneID, block and automate fraud screening in an efficient and cost-effective manner,” said Bala Gopalan, senior director of product management, Citrix. “TeleSign’s innovative technology will give customers delivering cloud services the required protection to secure global users and their transactions.”
“By using TeleSign Verify and PhoneID with CloudPortal, our mutual customers can easily integrate a Fraud Control Platform to block fraudulent activity and protect users,” said Forrest Hobbs, VP of Sales, TeleSign. “These complementary solutions offer unique business intelligence and automated verification that empower merchants to detect fraud faster, reduce operational costs, and increase conversion of legitimate orders.”
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Every second, of every day, TeleSign protects the world's largest Internet and Cloud properties against fraud. TeleSign Intelligent Authentication provides an easy-to-implement and powerful method for identifying and substantially reducing online fraud and spam using the most widely deployed technology — a user’s phone. The company protects 2.5 billion downstream users in more than 200 countries, offering localization services in 87 languages. In 2011, TeleSign ranked #15 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™.
About the Citrix Ready Program
The Citrix Ready program identifies verified solutions that are trusted to enhance virtualization, networking and cloud computing solutions from Citrix. The Citrix Ready designation is awarded to third party products that have successfully met verification criteria set by Citrix, and gives customers an added confidence in the compatibility of the joint solution offering. The Citrix Ready program leverages industry-leading alliances across the Citrix partner eco-system to meet a wide variety of customer needs, and currently incorporates over 2,800 partners who have demonstrated more than 18,000 product verifications. It also includes the Citrix Ready Community Verified program which allows customers to see thousands of products that have been verified by other customers to work in their production environments. The Citrix Ready program received the Alliance Excellence Award from the Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals (ASAP) for creating a strong community through implementation of new, innovative best practices. More information about the Citrix Ready program can be found at www.citrix.com/citrixready. Reach Citrix Ready using social media via the Citrix Ready blog site and Twitter.