PRESS RELEASE: January 24, 2011
Voltage Security Announces OEM Cloud Version of Market Leading Secure Email
WatchGuard First to OEM New
Voltage SecureMail Cloud Partner Edition
Cupertino, CA -- January 24, 2011 -- Voltage Security™, a global leader in enterprise and payment card data protection inside and outside the cloud, today announced a new OEM version of its market leading email encryption solution. Called Voltage SecureMail Cloud™ Partner Edition, the new product provides fast integration of secure mail into partner platforms coupled with cloud-based email implementation ideal for organizations needing to scale quickly.
WatchGuard® Technologies is the first to OEM the new solution in its XCS (Extensible Content Security) messaging security product for small-to-medium sized businesses.
“This new partner edition is the fastest way for secure messaging providers to deliver the world’s easiest to use, award-winning Voltage email security to their solutions, and since it’s cloud-based it’s extremely easy to expand deployments as a customer base expands,” said Mark Bower, vice president of product management for Voltage Security, Inc. “Voltage SecureMail Cloud is built around Voltage IBE, seamless key management that powers the largest global enterprise secure email deployments in the world – and delivers a simple and easy to use experience for users.”
“Many of our customers are fast-growing mid-sized businesses that need a rapidly scaling secure email solution. Voltage’s cloud-based security fits this need ideally. It is easy for our end-users to deploy and provides senders with a seamless secure messaging experience,” said Roula Vrsic, product manager, WatchGuard. “In addition, the ease with which we were able to integrate into our platform enabled us to get this new level of service out to our customers quickly.”
Rapidly Integrate Voltage IBE with Voltage SecureMail Cloud Partner Edition.
With Voltage SecureMail Cloud Partner Edition, Voltage OEM partners and cloud solution providers can rapidly integrate Voltage IBE (Identity-Based Encryption) into their solutions. Common use cases include the enforcement of encryption policies inside the partner platform and cloud-based decryption of email messages enabled through the use of Voltage’s highly scalable IBE key management.
Voltage SecureMail Cloud Partner Edition is designed specifically for managed service providers (MSPs), independent software vendors (ISVs), carriers/telecoms and other cloud service providers, and can be integrated with a partner’s on-premise software and appliances, and hosted service offerings. Partner Edition is especially well-suited for integration with unified messaging, unified communications, email security, data leak prevention, and hosted email solutions, and is ideal for small-to-medium sized organizations.
Specific features of Voltage SecureMail Cloud Partner Edition include:
- Hosted stateless IBE key management, and dedicated tenant with custom policies in the Voltage SecureMail Cloud.
- White label solution, enabling custom branding for the OEM partner’s brand and branding for end customers, including logo, HTML message overlay, and web pages.
- Mobile device support through decryption for external recipients.
- Policy-based outbound encryption and inbound decryption; browser-based decryption for external recipients of secure messages (no software to download).
- Encrypted replies and forwards to ensure secure conversations throughout the email thread.
- Consistent HTML-based secure message envelope format provides highest delivery success rate.
- Enrollment and authentication services for external recipients receiving secure email.
- Help desk support for external recipients via the Voltage SecureMail Cloud Support team
More information is available at http://www.voltage.com/vsn/partner
About Voltage Security
Voltage Security, Inc., an enterprise security company, is an encryption innovator and global leader in enterprise data protection for data residing both inside and outside the cloud. Voltage solutions provide cloud-scale encryption and simplified key management for protecting sensitive information wherever it is stored and processed, on-premise or in private and public clouds. Voltage solutions are in use at almost 1,000 enterprise customers, including some of the world’s leading brand-name companies in payments, banking, retail, insurance, energy, healthcare and government.
Voltage solutions reduce the risks associated with theft of sensitive and private information, support privacy guidelines including PCI DSS, HITECH, U.S. Data Breach Disclosure laws and European Data Privacy directives, and uniquely provide security of data coupled with unmatched usability which results in significantly lowered total cost of ownership.
Harnessing award-winning cryptography and key management, including Voltage Identity-Based Encryption™ (IBE) and a breakthrough innovation in data usability, Format-Preserving Encryption™ (FPE), Voltage solutions have changed how enterprises protect their most valuable asset, their customer data. Offerings include Voltage SecureMail™, Voltage SecureData™, Voltage SecureFile™ and Voltage Cloud Services™ which provides cloud scale encryption and key management for businesses, partners and their customers. The Company has been issued several patents based upon breakthrough research in mathematics and cryptographic systems. To learn more about Voltage customers please visit voltage.com/customers.
Note: Voltage Identity-Based Encryption, Voltage Format-Preserving Encryption, Voltage SecureMail, Voltage SecureFile, Voltage SecureData and the Voltage Cloud Services are registered trademarks of Voltage Security, Inc.
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