PlusNet uses StreamShield's 'clean Internet' platform

UK ISP PlusNet is now using StreamShield Networks' clean Internet pipes solution to market test new network-based security services for customers. This, according to StreamShield, will allow PlusNet to differentiate its product offering and generate incremental revenue.

The StreamShield solution is a carrier-class solution that is deployed in the ISP's network for cleaning network traffic from a variety of threats. With StreamShield's technology, PlusNet can offer a broad range of protection services to its subscribers, such as adware and spyware blocking, Web virus blocking and parental controls.