BluePrint Data today announced that it is making its URL Filtering database available to users of competing Internet / Web filtering databases via a competitive switch offer. Companies that OEM an Internet / Web filtering database will receive a significant discount from the BluePrint Data list price. OEM typically refers to a situation in which one company uses a component made by a second company in its own product, or sells the product of the second company under its own brand.
Many companies that provide Unified Threat Management (UTM) Systems, Managed Security Service Providers (MSSP), Software as a Service (SaaS), and Anti virus, Anti spyware, and Anti malware solutions source their Internet / Web Filtering databases from a vendor such as Fast Data Tech, NetSweeper, RuleSpace, Secure Computing, St. Bernard Software or WebSense / SurfControl. In addition some providers purchase URL information for classification from companies such as Alexa or Netcraft.
The BluePrint Data Internet / web filtering database can be used in any of these providers’ solutions. The BluePrint Data filtering database is the largest 100% human reviewed data store in the world. BluePrint Data’s trained and certified Web content review specialists have reviewed websites that comprise over 800,000,000 URLs/Web pages (Universal Resource Locators, i.e. Web pages). These URL’s accounting for over 98% of the World Wide Web traffic according to Neilson//Net Ratings a global leader in Internet media and market research.
BluePrint Data’s CEO Bob Dahlstrom stated, “We are dedicated to making the Internet Filtering component easier, more accurate, and less expensive for and service providers. Partnering with BluePrint Data as part of this offer will allow providers to easily include excellent Internet filtering capabilities to their security solution while significantly reducing costs.”
About BluePrint Data
Established in 1997, BluePrint Data has developed the world’s largest database of reviewed web pages. BluePrint Data’s trained and certified Web content review specialists have reviewed websites that comprise over 800,000,000 URLs/Web pages making the BluePrint Data database of safe websites the largest in the world. BluePrint Data’s internet security and internet filtering products are sold to enterprise and SMB businesses around the world.