Accellion Wins Info Security Products Guide's 2011 Global Excellence Compliance Award

Accellion’s Secure File Transfer Solution Named Best Compliance Solution

Palo Alto, CA – February 17, 2011 –

Accellion, Inc. today announced that Info Security Products Guide has named Accellion a winner of its 2011 Global Excellence Awards in the Compliance Category.  This prestigious honor recognizes Accellion for setting the standard for excellence in meeting the strictest security and compliance requirements for the transfer of digital information.

More than 50 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2011 Global Excellence Awards Finalists and Winners. Winners were announced during the awards dinner and presentation on February 16, 2011 in San Francisco attended by the finalists and judges.

“We are honored that the Accellion Secure File Transfer solution has been recognized as the best compliance solution by Info Security Products Guide,” said Yorgen Edholm, president and CEO of Accellion.  “This recognition further validates our achievements in providing enterprises and government agencies with the necessary layers of security, file tracking and reporting required to demonstrate compliance.”

The Accellion Secure File Transfer solution allows organizations to securely send and receive files and folders up to 50GB in size.  With unmatched encryption and authentication checkpoints, it validates recipients so confidential information is not overexposed.  Accellion Secure File Transfer also provides a comprehensive audit trail of 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 that work together seamlessly.

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.