High Demand Continues for Accellion Managed File Transfer in the Cloud

Improved Network Bandwidth, Easy Deployment and Cost Reductions Using Accellion-in-the-Cloud

February 2, 2010 –

Palo Alto, CA – February 2, 2010 — Sharing information digitally is essential for businesses today.  As the size and volume of information being shared continues to increase exponentially, e-mail network bandwidth suffers.  Enterprises turning to Accellion-in-the-Cloud for efficient and secure managed file transfer are seeing impressive results in improved e-mail performance and reduced e-mail storage. 

“Accellion was our first foray into the cloud. With it, we can quickly and securely share very large engineering files with our customers and partners around the globe without impacting e-mail network bandwidth,” said Michael Hubbard, director of IT Infrastructure for Circor International, Inc. “After experiencing how easy and cost effective a move to the cloud can be we have expanded our cloud initiative, thanks to Accellion.”

“Accellion’s cloud solution leverages the latest in file sharing protocols and shared server hosting platforms which means I don’t have to worry about server crashes or overloading the network,” said James Tuttle, IT Director for TCS Healthcare Technologies. “Stability and dependability are a given with this solution. As a result, we are able to focus our efforts on creating great applications for our customers, not spending time and money delivering them.”

“As more companies migrate to the cloud, we expect to see continued to demand for the Accellion Secure File Transfer solution,” said Gary Rogers, senior vice president of Worldwide Sales. “Fast implementation, improved bandwidth and reduced capital expenses are just some of the reasons businesses and government agencies turn to Accellion-in-the-Cloud.”

Accellion-in-the-Cloud addresses the ever-increasing need to securely and efficiently transmit large digital files (up to 20 GB) in a format that meets the strictest security and privacy requirements. Deployed on proven IT infrastructure, it offers rapid deployment and limitless scalability. Delivered as a hosted service, Accellion-in-the-Cloud requires less capital investment and customers can add or subtract capacity as needed. All files transferred via Accellion are tracked and secured and include the option for authentication before download. Accellion’s managed file transfer solution integrates both on-premise and off-premise deployment options for cloud and virtual environments which work together seamlessly.

Accellion’s recent cloud customer wins include:

  • Aurecon
  • Circor
  • Dynasty Advertising and Communications
  • Graphic Management Partners
  • House Ear Institute
  • JCJ Architecture
  • Peoria County
  • Sequoia Insurance
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • TCS Healthcare Technologies
  • WDG Architecture PLLC
  • Whitney Sleep Diagnostics

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 www.accellion.com or call (650)-485-4300. Follow Accellion’s Blog, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.