ERS Group Selects Accellion to Solve Large File Transfer Issues

Leading Litigation Analytics Consulting Group Uses Accellion Secure File Transfer Solution to Eliminate Administration Headaches

Palo Alto, California – June 4, 2008 –


Accellion, Inc. ( the leading provider of managed file transfer solutions for enterprises, today announced it has been selected by ERS Group, the premiere national economic and statistical analytics firm for employment, discrimination and lending practice litigation.  ERS was in need of a solution that would reduce IT administrative overhead and support associated with the transfer of large files.  The Accellion Secure File Transfer Solution was chosen for its ease of use and familiar e-mail like user interface.

"Our major challenge with large file transfers was increasing IT administration and related support costs," said Charlie O'Connors, ERS Information Services Administrator. "Until Accellion, our Administrators were bogged down dealing with file management issues."

"Accellion provides companies with a secure file transfer solution that gives end users the functionality they need and the simplicity they want, without creating additional work for IT departments," said Yorgen Edholm, president and CEO of Accellion. "In addition to helping people get their job done more efficiently, it provides the required record-keeping to document conformance with security and compliance requirements."

About Accellion
Accellion, Inc. is a profitable, well-funded, private company that provides enterprise-class mobile file sharing solutions to enable secure, anytime, anywhere access to information while ensuring enterprise security and compliance. More than 9 million users and 1,600 of the world’s leading corporations and government agencies including Procter & Gamble; Activision; Indiana University Health; Kaiser Permanente; Foley & Mansfield; Lovells; Bridgestone; Ogilvy & Mather; Harvard University; Guinness World Records; US Securities and Exchange Commission; and NASA use Accellion to protect intellectual property, ensure compliance, improve business productivity and reduce IT costs. Accellion file sharing solutions can be deployed on public, private and hybrid cloud environments and provide the ease-of-use business users need while giving the enterprise organization the flexibility, scalability and protection it needs. For more information please visit or call (650)-485-4300. Follow Accellion’s Blog, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.