Accellion Brings Enterprise-Level Managed File Transfer to Small and Medium Businesses

Companies Reduce Costs and Delivery Time while Ensuring the Safety of Confidential Data

January 20, 2009 –

Palo Alto, California – January 20, 2009 — Today, Accellion, Inc. is making it easier for small and medium businesses (SMBs) to securely exchange large digital files in a cost effective manner with the introduction of the Accellion SMB Secure File Transfer packages. Designed to bring Accellion’s enterprise-grade managed file transfer capabilities to small and medium businesses the Accellion SMB Secure File Transfer packages provide immediate improvements in data security and cost savings by replacing overnight delivery of information with Accellion digital delivery. SMBs can now benefit from Accellion’s exceptional security and file tracking capabilities and an easy to use interface which requires no user training.

“As small- and mid-size businesses search for opportunities to streamline their operations, we are delighted to offer our new Accellion SMB packages to help companies reduce the time and cost of doing businesss," said Yorgen Edholm, president and CEO of Accellion. "The Accellion SMB packages enable secure transfer of digital information making the transition away from costly overnight delivery services to a secure digital delivery method an affordable reality. Accellion digital delivery is not only significantly cheaper, faster, and more secure than physical delivery; it is also more environmentally friendly.”

The Accellion SMB Secure File Transfer packages enable small to medium businesses to securely send and receive large digital files and folders up to 20 gigabytes in size with clients, partners and employees without impacting email performance. The system installs in less than an hour and requires no training, allowing the cost savings to start the minute businesses make the change. Accellion’s extensive file tracking and reporting capabilities help organizations document conformance with security and compliance requirements.


The Accellion SMB Secure File Transfer packages include everything needed to securely send and receive digital files. The Accellion SMB packages include a plug-and-play secure file transfer appliance in a choice of virtual, hardware or hosted appliance form factors. All Accellion SMB package solutions include both a custom branded web user interface and MS Outlook email plug-in user interfaces. Pricing for the SMB packages start at $3,000 a year for 25 users. For more information please visit or call (650) 739-0095.

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.