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Pragma SSH Server and Telnet Server Are Now Windows Server 2012 R2 Certified

Pragma SSH Server includes SSH, SFTP and SCP servers and clients

AUSTIN, Texas {March 6, 2014} Pragma Systems, a leading provider of enterprise-class remote access and security software, announces that after extensive validation processes, Pragma Fortress SSH Server and Pragma Telnet Server attained the distinguished status of being Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Certified. The Certified for Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2 logos identify products that meet Microsoft standards for compatibility and recommended practices with the respective Windows Server operating systems. Solutions that have earned either of these Certified for Windows Server logos are also fully supported in Windows Server Hyper-V environments.

"Windows Server with Hyper-V provides businesses a scalable, dynamic, and multi-tenant-aware platform for cloud-optimized infrastructure," said Brian Hillger, Director, Product Marketing, Microsoft. "We are excited that Pragma has achieved certifications for Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2 so our joint customers can benefit from these innovations while providing users with protected access to files and data."

"Our Cisco team is working with Pragma for the use of their SSH Client software with Cisco's deployed solutions in select customer environments", said Mike Younkers, Director of Systems Engineering for Cisco federal. "We are extremely pleased that Pragma's SSH has obtained certification from Microsoft as it will allow us to provide a complete, certified, highly secure and compliant security package."

"immixGroup is pleased Pragma's servers attained certifications for Microsoft's Windows Server operating systems," said Chris Wilkinson, Director of Cybersecurity Technologies at immixGroup. "Being certified by Microsoft allows for Pragma's SSH solutions to meet our federal customers' compliance and security requirements on the latest Windows Server operating systems."

"The certification process for Microsoft's Windows Server operating systems is selective, but our enterprise customers value this and we had set goals to achieve them," said David Kulwin, CTO of Pragma Systems. "Part of Pragma's core philosophy is to make sure our customers have superior and reliable software to implement in their enterprises. Having the latest Windows Server certifications enables our customers to make large deployments of Pragma software in their enterprises."

Pragma's SSH and Telnet servers & clients benefits include:
  • FIPS 140-2 & US DoD Certified for high level security
  • Secure file transfer (SFTP) and secure copy (SCP)
  • SAPConsole support for warehouse and enterprise application delivery
  • PowerShell remote access and automation/scripting abilities
  • Highly secure remote network access and systems management

Pragma Fortress SSH Server is an enterprise grade secure shell (SSH), secure file transfer (SFTP) and secure copy (SCP) server for Windows. Pragma's Fortress SSH Server holds its own FIPS certification, is listed on the DISA Unified Capabilities Approved Product List (UC APL) and successfully passed rigorous DoD testing through JITEC. Pragma's Telnet Server delivers remote Windows command sessions to clients at their local computer to remotely manage computers or deliver applications. Pragma Fortress SSH Client package includes graphical/console secure shell, SFTP and SCP clients and useful command line utilities.

About Pragma Systems

Pragma Systems Inc. is a leading provider of enterprise class remote access and secure file transfer software for Microsoft Windows platforms and is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. Pragma is an industry leader of Secure Shell (SSH), Telnet, SFTP and SCP technology. The company's end-to-end solutions comprising servers and desktop clients allows data-centers and enterprises to build highly secure infrastructure to access corporate supply chain, CRM, SAPConsole, distribution and warehouse applications over wired or wireless networks. Pragma's software is deployed in the majority of Fortune 500 companies in the USA and over 4400 companies worldwide with millions of licensed nodes. Visit


Contact: Edith H. Myers
Pragma Systems, Inc.


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