Competitor Ad Mocks Intransa

Author: John Honovich, Published on May 29, 2013

Intransa has still made no public announcement about its reorganization, mass layoffs and quasi replacement company Viakoo. Indeed, getting a hold of them has been a challenge for many.

Now, one of Intransa's competitors is running an ad in a security trade magazine mocking them:

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