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crossbeam

[′krȯs‚bēm]
(building construction)
Also known as trave.
A horizontal beam.
A beam that runs transversely to the center line of a structure.

crossbeam

A beam that runs transversely through the centerline of a structure; any transverse beam in a structure such as a joist. See also: Beam

cross beam, crossbeam

1. A large beam between two walls.
2. A girder that holds the sides of a building together.
3. Any beam that crosses another.
4. A strut between the walings on opposite sides of an excavation.
5. A beam which runs transversely to the center line of a structure.
6. Any transverse beam in a structure, such as a joist.
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Crossbeam is the only company to drive the critical concept of choice in UTM by enabling multiple, best-of-breed security applications to run on a single high-performance, high-availability platform," said Pete Fiore, president and CEO of Crossbeam Systems.
Meet growing customer demand for security services - BT can now create thousands of virtual instances of Check Point Software's VSX virtualised firewall on a single application processor blade within the Crossbeam X-Series platform - providing ample scalability to meet customer demand and drive new revenue streams.
This technical workshop will tap the insights and expertise of security testing industry experts, along with a live demonstration using the X-Series platform to simulate real-world network security conditions," said Peter Doggart, senior director of global marketing for Crossbeam.
New survey results from Crossbeam identify network security as the number one reason IT organizations are stalled in their efforts to transition to cost- and energy-efficient Next Generation Data Centers (NGDCs).
Crossbeam has enabled us to re-design and simplify our network, while improving security for us and our customers.
CASP-Support partners are certified to provide 24-hour technical support to Crossbeam customers.
Additionally, Crossbeam has streamlined CAPP by simplifying how all partners achieve and maintain partner status, empowering them to create their own competitive offerings through:
SAN FRANCISCO -- Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm, has acquired Crossbeam Systems, Inc.
That's where Crossbeam has established its reputation and expertise, providing a truly high-performance platform that gives customers the freedom to deploy the best-of-breed security applications of their choice.
The finished beams are then shipped to the VW Hanover assembly plant, where the crossbeams are installed in the vans.
Peter Doggart, senior director of global marketing at Crossbeam - Doggart will outline how IT professionals are evolving traditional network security infrastructure by adopting server virtualization attributes to more effectively support the private cloud and NGDC.