Thales eSecurity News Release

Vormetric Appoints Tina Stewart Vice President of Marketing

Leading Enterprise Encryption and Key Management Vendor Hires Proven Business to Business Marketing Leader

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Feb. 9, 2012Vormetric, Inc., the leader in enterprise systems encryption and key management, today announced the appointment of Tina Stewart to the position of vice president marketing. Stewart will oversee the full breadth of the company's global marketing activities, and will report directly to company CEO, Richard Gorman.

Stewart brings to her role at Vormetric a strong combination of Enterprise and Digital marketing experience. She has lead global marketing, branding and communications roles for emerging and large security and networking companies including Juniper Networks, Arbor Networks, and Network Associates (now McAfee).

"Tina is a tremendous addition to our executive team," said Gorman."Her track record and global experience achieving operational excellence, building world-class marketing teams and delivering results will help Vormetric exceed the 40 percent growth rate we achieved in 2011.”

“She has been a trail blazer in the use of digital marketing techniques within integrated marketing and lead generation programs. Tina will play a key role in taking the company to the next level,” he added.

Stewart joins Vormetric from Lyris, Inc., a leading provider of digital marketing platforms, where she was senior vice president of marketing. In that role, Stewart led the company’s global branding initiative and launched the first iPhone/iPad application – Lyris HQ Mobile – which leveraged social, mobile and email marketing to achieve an 80% adoption rate. Prior to Lyris, Stewart headed up the Digital Marketing Strategy for Juniper Networks, resulting in Forrester ranking Juniper.net in the Top 5% for Business to Business Websites and significantly growing the Junos Certified engineer population.

“Vormetric has developed rock solid technology that is trusted by some of the world’s largest enterprises to protect their most sensitive data, including 15 of the Fortune 25,” said Tina Stewart. “The company is in a leadership position just as the market for encryption is reaching an inflection point due to the accelerating pace of data breaches. As a marketer, joining Vormetric at this juncture is an exciting professional and personal opportunity.”

About Vormetric

Vormetric is the leader in enterprise system encryption. The Vormetric Data Security product line provides a single, manageable and scalable solution to manage any key and encrypt any file, any database, any application, anywhere it resides— without sacrificing application performance and avoiding key management complexity. Some of the largest and most security conscious organizations and government agencies in the world, including 15 of the Fortune 25, have standardized on Vormetric to provide strong, easily manageable data security. Vormetric technology has previously been selected by IBM as the database encryption solution for DB2 and Informix on LinuxTM, Unix® and Windows; and by Symantec to provide the Symantec Veritas NetBackupTM Media Server Encryption Option. For more information, visit www.vormetric.com.

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