SC Magazine Europe Awards Accellion Best Content Security Product

Accellion Wins Industry Recognition for Mobile File Sharing and Collaboration Solution Against Tough Competition

London, England – June 5, 2012 –

Accellion, Inc. today announced that it has won the SC Magazine Europe award for Best Content Security product. The annual award program is one of the most coveted and prestigious honours within the information security industry.

The judges selected Accellion’s Secure Mobile File Sharing and Collaboration solutions as the best product designed for enterprise customers. Accellion delivers both the simplicity and flexibility required by users, while allowing organisations to centrally maintain critical security and compliance controls.

“We are extremely grateful and pleased to have won this highly respected award in the face of such stiff competition,” comments Accellion’s European Managing Director, Dr. Paul Steiner.  “We are also incredibly pleased that our strategic partner MobileIron also received an award for the best  Mobile Device Management solution, which highlights how innovation can still triumph within the IT industry,”

The annual SC Awards, which took place on the 24th April at the London Hilton, Park Lane, are widely recognised as the most coveted and prestigious awards for the European information security industry; they honour professionals working to secure enterprises, and the vendor and channel communities that deliver innovative security technologies.

Paul Fisher, SC Magazine UK editor, said: “This was a record-breaking year for entries for the awards and I believe that this is represented in the quality of the nominees.”

Accellion beat finalist Websense, Barracuda Networks and Blue Coat to the Best Content Security award through a detailed judging process. “As the only secure file sharing solution within the shortlist, it is a great honour that the judging panel should select us, which we feel validates the importance of our market sector,” adds Paula Skokowski, CMO for Accellion, Inc.

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.