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Integralis Becomes First Check Point Partner to Earn Platinum Partner Status Across Four Territories

Reading, UK, 23 September 2004 - Integralis has been recognized by Check Point Software Technologies (NASDAQ: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, as the first solution provider company to achieve Platinum partner status in four territories. Integralis is now a Platinum partner, the highest level within Check Point's Valued Partner Program, in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany and France.

Check Point Platinum partners provide solutions to customers based on Check Point's entire product line, and they deliver an exceptionally high level of technical and support expertise.

"Integralis has had tremendous success in multiple markets around the world with selling and implementing Check Point's intelligent security solutions," according to Herve Bourgeois, Vice President of Europe, Middle East and Africa for Check Point Software Technologies. "The fact that Integralis has attained Check Point Platinum partner status in four territories demonstrates their consistent business achievements and high levels of technical knowledge."

The partnership between Integralis and Check Point signifies that the two organisations will be able to work more closely together to continue to provide the highest level of commitment and leading IT security solutions to customers worldwide.

Mark Silver, CEO of Articon-Integralis, commented: "Achieving Platinum partner status in four of our territories is an outstanding achievement. We are a leading security systems integrator and a trusted security partner for customers worldwide, and this recognition from Check Point reaffirms our commitment to providing customers with the best security solutions and technical expertise."

About Integralis - Since its formation 15 years ago, Integralis has grown to become Europe's Leading Security Systems Integrator. Integralis enables companies to conduct secure communications and e-commerce transactions via private and public networks. The company offers a broad selection of security services, security products and managed security services. The existing customers of Integralis include government authorities and numerous major European companies, including half the companies listed on the FTSE 100. Integralis is a part of Articon-Integralis AG since the merger of ARTICON Information Systems AG with Integralis Group.

About Check Point Software Technologies
Check Point Software Technologies (www.checkpoint.com) is the worldwide leader in securing the Internet. It is the confirmed market leader of both the worldwide VPN and firewall markets. Through its Next Generation product line, the company delivers a broad range of intelligent Perimeter, Internal and Web security solutions that protect business communications and resources for corporate networks and applications, remote employees, branch offices and partner extranets. The company's Zone Labs (www.zonelabs.com) division is one of the most trusted brands in Internet security, creating award-winning endpoint security solutions that protect millions of PCs from hackers, spyware and data theft. Extending the power of the Check Point solution is its Open Platform for Security (OPSEC), the industry's framework and alliance for integration and interoperability with "best-of-breed" solutions from over 350 leading companies. Check Point solutions are sold, integrated and serviced by a network of more than 2,300 Check Point partners in 92 countries.