- Also adds new Subject Alternative Name (SAN) SSL certificates -
TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Tucows Inc. (NYSE AMEX: TCX) (TSX:TC), a
global provider of domain names and other Internet services, today
announced significantly reduced pricing for resellers on Extended
Validation (EV) SSL certificates through its OpenSRS wholesale Internet
OpenSRS resellers will immediately benefit from the lowest published
wholesale list prices on Symantec Secure Site Pro with EV, GeoTrust
True BusinessID with EV, Thawte SSL Web Server with EV, Trustwave
Extended Validation SSL with EV, and Comodo EV SSL certificates.
"We're taking this leadership role on Extended Validation SSL pricing
because we strongly believe the advantages of EV should be accessible
to a wider range of potential users," said Dave Woroch, EVP Sales,
OpenSRS. "Our resellers will now be able to offer the benefits of EV
SSL to more of their small- and mid-sized business customers and, in
turn, consumers will benefit from the increased protection that EV SSL
In addition to lower EV SSL pricing, OpenSRS also announced the addition
of new Subject Alternative Name (SAN) SSL certificates from Symantec,
GeoTrust and Thawte. These products are often used to secure Unified
Communications (UC) servers including Microsoft Exchange and allow for
multiple domain names to be added to a single SSL certificate.
The addition of SAN certificates further ensures that OpenSRS resellers
are able to provide the appropriate SSL certificate for their customers
no matter the brand, type, price point or level of protection required.
A full product and price list is available at http://opensrs.com/ssl
Tucows is a global Internet services company. OpenSRS (http://opensrs.com) manages over twelve million domain names and millions of value-added
services through a reseller network of over 12,000 web hosts and ISPs.
Hover (http://hover.com) is the easiest way for individuals and small businesses to manage
their domain names and email addresses. Ting.com (https://ting.com) is a mobile phone service provider dedicated to bringing clarity and
control to US mobile phone users. YummyNames (http://yummynames.com) owns and operates premium domain names that generate revenue through
advertising or resale. More information can be found on Tucows'
corporate website (http://tucows.com).
SOURCE: Tucows Inc.
For further information:
Communications Lead, Tucows
(416) 535-0123 ex. 1329