Accellion Named Finalist for 2010 Global Product Excellence Award

Accellion’s Secure File Transfer Solution Honored for Excellence in the Categories Best Compliance Solution and Editor’s Choice

January 26, 2010 –

Palo Alto, CA – January 26, 2010 — Accellion, Inc. today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the world’s leading publication on security-related products and technologies, has named Accellion a finalist in two categories for the 2010 Global Product Excellence Awards.  Accellion’s  Secure File Transfer solution has been chosen as a finalist in the categories  Best Compliance Solution and Editor’s Choice.  

“Accellion is honored to be recognized by Info Security Products Guide for our continued commitment to help set the bar for product excellence for the third year in a row,” said Yorgen Edholm, president and CEO of Accellion.  “Continued recognition from Info Security Products Guide validates our efforts and achievements in providing government agencies and businesses with a highly secure, compliant way to share large files.”

Corporations and government agencies are becoming increasingly aware of the need to protect the transfer of confidential information. The Accellion Secure File Transfer solution allows users to securely send and receive large encrypted files and folders up to 20GB. With unmatched encryption and authentication check points, it validates recipients so confidential information is not overexposed. Accellion Secure File Transfer also provides an audit trail for tracking and reporting who received a file and when.

Accellion’s managed file transfer solution integrates both on-premise and off-premise deployment options for cloud and virtual environments which work together seamlessly.  

2010 Global Product Excellence Award winners will be honored on March 18, 2010 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco.   

About Info Security Products Guide Awards

Info Security Products Guide sponsors leading conferences and expos worldwide and plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow’s technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit and stay secured.

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.