Perini Corporation Has Deployed Accellion Courier Secure File Transfer Appliance SFTA to Send Large Files without Email Server Burdens

Leading general contractor uses Accellion Courier Secure File Transfer Appliance to let users securely exchange large files without email burden

Palo Alto, Calif. – Mar 6, 2007 –


Accellion, Inc. (, the leading provider of on-demand secure file transfer solutions for enterprise users, announced today that Perini Corporation has deployed Accellion Courier Secure File Transfer Appliance SFTA to meet users' secure large file transfer needs.

"My primary concern is to protect our email infrastructure with the associated archiving systems while allowing users to send very large files as part of their regular business processes," said Kimberly Holden, Director, Information Systems, Perini. "By complementing the email system, the Accellion secure file transfer solution lets us address this concern effectively and easily."

"By providing the ability to exchange large files securely and quickly to business users without impacting email servers, Accellion Courier Secure File Transfer Appliance can significantly reduce the costs and complexity of this routine but critical process for architecture engineering, and construction (AEC) firms," said Yorgen H. Edholm, president and CEO of Accellion. "Accellion has extensive experience on meeting the secure file transfer needs of companies like Perini."

Additional information regarding Accellion's Courier SFTA solution can be found at

About Perini Corporation

Perini Corporation is a leading construction services company offering diversified general contracting, construction management and design-build services to private clients and public agencies throughout the world. Perini is known for its hospitality and gaming projects, and for its corrections, health care, sports, entertainment and educational expertise that provides general contracting, including building and civil construction, and construction management and design/build services to private clients and public agencies in the U.S. and selected overseas locations

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.