Company Contact:
Monika Baumann
Global Technology Associates, Inc.
(407) 380-0220
mbaumann@gta.com

For Immediate Release

GTA Signs New Zealand Distributor
New Distributor Announced

Orlando, Florida -- Global Technology Associates, Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement with Insite Technology, Ltd. to distribute the GNAT Box Firewall software in New Zealand.

Since its introduction in Australia last year, a number of New Zealand companies and organizations have selected the cost-effective GNAT Box as their firewall of choice to secure their networks. GTA and Insite officials hope to build on this initial success by offering improved and expanded services directly to local customers. Insite, with offices in Auckland, Wellington, and Christchurch is well-positioned to provide this high quality support. The addition of a local distributor also is expected to streamline order and delivery procedures for New Zealand customers.

About Insite Technology, Ltd.

Insite Technology has been providing comprehensive solutions to network problems since 1987. With its full suite of state-of-the-art products and services, the company has sought to become a one-stop connectivity solution provider. Insite maintains a staff of experienced and knowledgeable technicians on both North and South Island to provide in-depth training and service that its customers have come to expect.
Contact John Blanchard, telephone: 3-365-6190 or email: jblanchard@insite.co.nz, for more information.

About Global Technology Associates, Inc.

GTA is the developer and supplier of IP network security systems that protect an organization's computing resources both on the Internet and internal intranets. Its products for IP network security include the GFX Internet Firewall System and GNAT Box Firewall software. GTA has distributors and resellers located in the United States, Canada, Japan, the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Sweden, Eastern Europe, Korea, India, Australia, and South Africa.

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