Accellion Named Finalist for Techworld Security Product of the Year Award

Innovative Secure File Sharing Solution Makes Judges Shortlist

Palo Alto, CA – September 12, 2012 –

Accellion, Inc., the pioneer in providing enterprise-class, secure and mobile file sharing solutions, today announced its selection as a finalist for the Techworld UK Awards 2012 within the category of Best Content Security product.

Now in its fifteenth year since taking over from the Network Industry Awards, The Techworld Awards have firmly established themselves as the major UK infrastructure and networking awards event. The security category showcases the best new hardware and software products aimed at stopping a wide array of threat from firewalls and security suites to monitoring and management products. The awards will take place at Dartmouth House, Mayfair, London on Thursday 13th September and will presented by Mike Simons, editor of Techworld UK. 

Accellion joins AlienVault, LogRhythm, Glasswall and Trusteer on the Best Security product shortlist. “We have had a stellar year in Europe with industry recognition, several award nominations and a growing customer community,” said Paul Steiner, managing director of Europe Middle East & Africa at Accellion. “We’re honored to be a finalist and would like to thank the judges at Techworld for their kind consideration.”

Accellion’s Mobile File Sharing product offers secure viewing, and sharing of enterprise content on popular smartphones and tablets, while providing the IT administrative controls to manage user privileges and access rights necessary to ensure enterprise security and compliance. The Accellion secure mobile file sharing solution enables secure mobile content management, an essential component of an overall enterprise mobility strategy.                                                                                                                                        

In June, Accellion won the SC Magazine Europe award for Best Content Security product. The annual award program is one of the most coveted and prestigious honors within the information security industry. 

About Accellion

Accellion, Inc. is the leading provider of enterprise-class mobile file sharing solutions to enable secure, anytime, anywhere access to information while ensuring enterprise security and compliance. More than 10 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.

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