NEC and Fox-IT provide joint solution to prevent cyber-attacks

NEC Express5800/R110 Server fully certified for Fox DataDiode Appliance

Hilversum, 4th of July, 2017 – NEC Enterprise Solutions, a global leader in Enterprise Communications & IT solutions, today announced that the NEC Express5800/R110 Server is now fully certified for use with the Fox DataDiode Appliance. The Fox DataDiode Appliance in combination with NEC Express5800/R110 Servers provides IT infrastructures, systems and networks with protection, connectivity and reliability. Customers can build a complete end-to end solution including a solid barrier that secures the assets of enterprises and governmental institutions and prevents data leakage.

Fox DataDiode Appliance: guaranteed one-way communication as turn-key solution

The Fox DataDiode Appliance is a complete solution for connecting otherwise separated networks. The cross-domain solution reconciles the seemingly contradictory requirements of high assurance and free flow of information. Its guaranteed one-way network connectivity makes sure organizations can securely and smoothly transfer information in real-time, 24x7, offering the highest certified level of security and preventing unwanted access to business assets and critical systems.


The NEC Express5800/R110 Server Certified by FOX-IT

The NEC Express5800/R110, an affordable yet powerful single-socket 1U rack server, delivers essential server features, flexibility and enterprise-class reliability in a small footprint. NEC Rack Servers are designed to deliver high performance, reliability and availability at affordable prices and address any business environment, from work groups and small businesses to medium and large smart enterprises. NEC’s servers are acclaimed for supporting operating temperatures of up to 40°C - and with certain models in selected configurations pushing this up to 45°C. All NEC servers have world-class “made in Japan” reliability and are delivered as a standard with Smart Management features. For more information on NEC servers, visit

Marc van den Broek, Product Marketing Manager at NEC Enterprise Solutions, comments: “We are extremely pleased to be able to provide customers with certified servers that enable them to build a complete solution that protects and safeguards the availability and integrity of their critical assets. In today’s IoT driven world, secure connectivity is key.  People want reliable and secure devices on the edge like with the DataDiode, and with our systems we can supply exactly that.¨

“With this certification we provide Government and ICS customers standardized on NEC Express5800/R110 the possibility to build a one-way connection between networks of unequal trust, based on the proven Fox DataDiode Solution. With the growing number of threats originating from a connected world, the combination of the NEC Express5800/R110 and the Fox DataDiode ensures secrets and assets are protected.” emphasizes Peter Geijtenbeek, International Sales Director, FOX-IT.


For more information please contact NEC Enterprise Solutions:
Robert van Amerongen                                                           Annick Reyngoudt
Tel: +31 35 689 1521                                                                Tel: +33 6 89 49 06 77                       


About NEC Enterprise Solutions:
NEC Enterprise Solutions provides IT & Communication solutions to small, medium and large enterprises in both the private and public sectors. Designed for open connectivity, high availability and flexible growth, our innovative solutions incorporate the latest voice, data and video technologies and enable real-time, collaborative working, increased productivity and customer satisfaction. Our servers, storage solutions, software and virtualized workstations enable businesses to maximize operational efficiency, performance and profitability.
NEC Enterprise Solutions serves its customers across EMEA (Europe, Middle East & Africa) through a network of direct sales organizations, business partners and value-added resellers. For more information, please visit:

About Fox-IT:
Fox-IT prevents, solves and mitigates the most serious threats as a result of cyber-attacks, fraud and data breaches with innovative solutions for government, defense, law enforcement, critical infrastructure, banking and commercial enterprise clients worldwide. Our approach combines human intelligence and technology into innovative solutions that ensure a more secure society. We develop custom and packaged solutions that maintain the security of sensitive government systems, protect industrial control networks, defend online banking systems, and secure highly confidential data and networks. For more information, please visit

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