Digital Evolution Announced XML VPN Appliance

Santa Monica-based Digital Evolution announced this morning that it has begun shipping a new XML VPN product family. The company, which provides Web services security and management software, said that the appliance makes it easy for companies to deploy their web services tools at selected partners. The appliance provides security, provisioning, and manageability features for web services. Digital Evolution is backed by Mellon Ventures, Paladin Capital, Palisades Ventures, and Redpoint Ventures.