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Membership Reinforces Company Commitment to Open Standards

(Albuquerque, N.M. January 22, 2002) — VanDyke Software™, a leading provider of security and access software, announced its membership in The Internet Society (ISOC). A non-profit, non-governmental organization, ISOC's worldwide members make up a veritable "who's who" of the Internet industry.

ISOC is the organizational home of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), and related standards-setting and research arms of the Internet community, such as the IAB (Internet Architecture Board), IRTF (Internet Research Task Force), etc. These efforts rely on the participation of thousands of people from around the world.

"In light of our participation in IETF activities, such as the SecSh Working Group, joining the Internet Society is a natural growth step for VanDyke Software, " said Jeff P. Van Dyke, President of the company. "The IETF is the principal global body governing the development of Internet standards and it is important that we participate."

"VanDyke has been a strong supporter and participant of the IETF for many years, and we are very pleased that they have decided to join the Internet Society and further support our activities in standards and other related areas." said Lynn St. Amour, President and CEO of ISOC.

About VanDyke Software, Inc.
VanDyke Software, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico is a worldwide leader in the development of secure access and administration solutions for Windows. VanDyke's client-server solutions include the VShell™ SSH2™ server and SecureCRT® and SecureFX® client applications which provide secure remote access, data tunneling, and file transfer capabilities for network professionals and remote users. Recently named to the Inc 500 and Interactive 500, VanDyke Software's products are used in 103 countries around the world. Further information about VanDyke Software is available on the Internet at, or by calling (505) 332-5755.

About the Internet Society
ISOC ( provides leadership in technical and operational standards, policy issues, and education. ISOC hosts two annual Internet conferences, trains people from all over the world in networking technologies, conducts workshops for educators, and publishes an award-winning magazine, OnTheInternet.

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