Distil Networks Helps Property Portals Grow Faster
ARLINGTON, VA – January 19, 2015 – Distil Networks, Inc., the worldwide leader in bot detection and mitigation, today announced a partnership with Property Portal Accelerators to provide the global property portal industry with best of breed data security to protect property portals from web scrapers, bot traffic, and fraud.
The real estate industry has initiated plans and solutions dedicated to preventing web scraping. Bots steal listing data and distribute it elsewhere on the web, while additionally drive up bandwidth and server costs. Property Portal Accelerators conducted an extensive search to find the best service provider to address bot traffic on real estate portals and Distil was the obvious technology choice with the most experience in real estate.
“Through our extensive experience in the real estate industry we’ve come to realize the need for innovative data security solutions like Distil to help maintain the quality of service our customers require,” said Simon Baker, founder of Property Portal Accelerators. “We believe Distil Networks has a range of solutions that will cater to all of our customers’ needs and will not only protect revenues but also mitigate competitive and security threats for their portals.”
“In the past year, Distil has seen a dramatic uptick in real estate websites using our platform,” said Rami Essaid, CEO and co-founder of Distil Networks.. “By partnering with Distil, Property Portal Accelerators extends their comprehensive portfolio of services to address the widespread scraping problem by including our easy to implement and highly effective solution to protect the primary asset of a portal, their content – their real estate listing data.”
Distil Networks offers the first ever cloud-based bot detection and mitigation solution, incorporating the world’s largest bot-tracking database with technology to identify, track and mitigate bots in real time. Distil uniquely tracks each bot via a fingerprinting algorithm with more than 40 variables, resulting in bot detection with 99.99% accuracy. By combining proprietary fingerprinting technology to detect website visitor connections and machine learning algorithms used to detect online behavioral anomalies, Distil helps businesses stop bots before they inflict real business damage.
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About Distil Networks
Distil Networks is the global leader in Bot detection and mitigation offering the first software-as-a-service solution focused on stopping automated attacks to make the web more secure. Distil works like a protective shield and blocks malicious bots, malware, and competitors that try to scrape or copy your website data without permission. Prevent web scraping, eliminate form spam and click fraud, reduce infrastructure costs, and regain your competitive advantage with Distil Networks. The company also publishes the annual Bad Bot Landscape Report. For more information on Distil Networks, visit us on the web at www.distilnetworks.com.
About Property Portal Accelerators
Property Portal Accelerators is a sister company to Property Portal Watch providing property portals around the world with market leading plug and play products and services that help portals get to market faster and reduce their overall operating costs.
Property Portal Accelerators was founded by Simon Baker and James Gray, both former employees of the REA Group. Together they bring over 30 years experience in owning, operating and investing in property portals. http://www.