Accellion, Inc. Named to 2013 KMWorld 100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management List

KMWorld Honors Accellion Secure Mobile File Sharing Solution for Second Consecutive Year

Palo Alto, CA – March 1, 2013 –

Accellion, Inc., the award-winning pioneer in providing enterprise-class, secure mobile file sharing solutions, today announced that it was named to the 2013 KMWorld "100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management" list. The organizations on this prestigious list are recognized for their contribution to the field of knowledge management through their dedication to leading innovation and serving customers’ evolving needs.  Organizations are selectively chosen each year by an esteemed team of knowledge management practitioners, theorists, analysts, vendors, their customers and colleagues.

“A top priority for enterprise organizations is enabling today’s mobile professionals to securely access and share enterprise information or ‘knowledge’ on the newest generation of mobile devices and tablets, while delivering the security and control IT needs to ensure the integrity of information, " said Paula Skokowski, chief marketing officer of Accellion, Inc. "We are honored to be recognized for the innovation of the Accellion mobile file sharing solution and our contribution to unlocking the productivity gains from mobile devices.”

Accellion is the leading provider of enterprise-class secure mobile file sharing solutions used by corporations and government agencies around the globe.  The company enables secure access and sharing of enterprise information on mobile devices ensuring unparalleled security and compliance. In addition to being able to create, edit and view documents on mobile devices, enterprise files and folders are securely accessible and sharable on smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktops, improving employee productivity and protecting confidential information.

A key component of the Accellion Mobile File Sharing solution is kitepoint™, which provides secure, real-time mobile access to files stored in SharePoint and other Enterprise Content Management (ECM) systems, without a VPN. End users can securely view and collaborate on existing files from tablets, smartphones or desktops, without having to duplicate files into a new content system or expose sensitive documents to a public cloud service. Employees within an organization using kitepoint can easily and securely send files stored in SharePoint to internal and external stakeholders, via either mobile devices or the Accellion web interface.

The March issue of KMWorld magazine will include the complete 2013 list of 100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management and will feature Accellion CEO, Yorgen Edholm, on the cover.

About KMWorld
The leading information provider serving the Knowledge, Document and Content Management systems market, KMWorld informs more than 45,000 subscribers about the components and processes - and subsequent success stories – that together offer solutions for improving business performance. KMWorld is a publishing unit of Information Today, Inc.

About Accellion

Accellion, Inc. is a 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 11 million users and 1,700 of the world’s leading corporations and government agencies including Procter & Gamble; Indiana University Health; Kaiser Permanente; 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 in 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.