SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - April 16, 2008) - FatPipe Networks™, the inventor and multiple patent holder of WAN optimization, redundancy and security products, announced today that it has been the recipient of eight national and local awards. These awards recognize FatPipe and its CEO in the areas of business practice, leadership, and technology innovation over the last seven months.

Inc. magazine's Inc. 5000 Award selected FatPipe as the 36th top company in security and 2,127th in overall ranking as one of the fastest growing private companies in the United States. The IndUS Business Journal recognized FatPipe in the area of Technology Innovation as part of its annual Innovation Awards. FatPipe was also selected by Innovations and Solutions Showcase as the winner of the Best Innovative Technology Award presented at the AAA/CAA Information Technology Conference in Toronto, Canada.

State awards include the MWCN Utah Top 100, a listing of the fastest growing companies in Utah, ranking 75th in 2007. FatPipe has made the list of Utah Top 100 five years in a row, ranking in the top 25 companies three of the five years. Dr. Ragula Bhaskar, CEO of FatPipe, received the Connect magazine annual readership award titled, "Connect 25; the 2007 Connect Readers' Choice Awards; 25 People who Most Influenced Business in Utah." He also won the award in 2006, as did the Co-Founder and CTO of FatPipe, Sanchaita Datta. In February of 2008, FatPipe was selected for the Utah Business magazine 2008 IQ Award, as the most Innovative Technology Company in the area of Communications.

Dr. Bhaskar was selected by his peers to be a recipient of the v/100, a listing created by vSpring Capital listing the Top 100 Venture Entrepreneurs in Utah. Dr. Bhaskar is a four time recipient. He was also selected by the Utah Asian Chamber of Commerce to receive the Outstanding Business Owner Award in March, 2008.

"We are truly honored to be acknowledged by the various national and local business institutions that host these events," said Dr. Bhaskar. "We are grateful to our employees whose hard work helps grow the company at an accelerated rate, and that our patented technologies have been recognized for their innovation and need in the marketplace," said Dr. Bhaskar.

About FatPipe Networks

FatPipe Networks, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, is the inventor of router clustering solutions that provide highly redundant, reliable and high-speed Internet access for mission-critical applications, disaster recovery and business continuity. FatPipe is the world's most innovative creator of WAN redundancy technology, which affords companies automatic and dynamic failover of a downed data line connection due to a WAN component or service failure. FatPipe products enable companies to obtain low cost, redundant and fast Internet access, allowing such corporations to implement Intranets, e-commerce strategies; Virtual Private networks (VPNs), and utilize application specific servers over the Internet or WAN connections.

FatPipe's line of router clustering products -- XTREME, WARP, MPVPN, IPVPN, and SYMPHONY -- covers an array of features and benefits for companies that run mission critical WAN and Internet applications over any type of infrastructure. Customer benefits include up to seven-nines WAN redundancy, reliability, and speed addressing business continuity and disaster recovery concerns. Dynamic load balancing, Quality of Service (QoS), and additional security, as well as compression, and VPN encryption capability are also available.

FatPipe core technology involves patented and patent-pending methods that enable high-speed data transfer through multiple lines, multiple ISPs, and backbones over wide area networks (WAN) with seamless re-assembly of data streams. FatPipe holds five patents for its security feature, MPSec, and for its Redundant Array of Inexpensive Lines (RAIL) technology, which aggregate data lines over multiple ISPs and backbones without BGP programming.

FatPipe products are deployed in some of the most mission critical and highly secure WANs in the United States and abroad. For more information, please go to:

FatPipe Networks™, MPVPN™, and IPVPN™ are trademarks of FatPipe Networks in the U.S. and other countries. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are property of their respective owners. FatPipe owns the following US Patents: US Patent number 6,493,341; US Patent number 6,253,247; US Patent number 6,295,276; 6,775,235, and 7,269,143 and the following US Registered Trade Mark, number 2,236,238.

Contact Information: Press contact: Alisanne Guzzetta Comm & PR Director FatPipe Networks Telephone: 801.281.3434 ext. 4 Cell: 801.557.3569