SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Syncplicity, a market leader in enterprise file sync and share, announced today its strategic partnership with Ricoh Americas Corporation. Through the partnership, Syncplicity expands Ricoh's portfolio of services that help organizations access and share information anytime, anywhere to realize the benefits of information mobility. Both Syncplicity and Ricoh are dedicated to providing organizations with solutions that drive secure mobile productivity across their business.
Syncplicity is an enterprise-grade file sync and share solution with an award-winning user experience that gives users secure and easy access to files anytime, anywhere, on any device, while giving IT the security, manageability, and control it needs through a policy-driven hybrid cloud.
"With a vast majority of organizations saying information mobility is necessary for their employees, Syncplicity helps us give customers a solution with enhanced security that not only helps remote and mobile workforces access information, but allows them to create, edit, and collaborate on content from mobile devices," said Jason Dizzine, Director, Product Marketing, Ricoh Americas Corporation. "We value this partnership with Syncplicity and are excited to provide our customers with another resource to manage and move information more freely throughout their businesses."
According to Osterman Research, 68 percent of business users are storing work-related information in a personally managed FSS solution – without visibility or approval from IT. Syncplicity offers organizations an enterprise-class tool that not only enhances user productivity, but also has industry-leading security and compliance features such as a policy-driven hybrid cloud, native mobile device management (MDM) and rights management to ensure data security. Further, recent upgrades have extended Syncplicity's native MDM capabilities to deliver unmatched mobile data protection.
"Ricoh is at the forefront of enabling businesses to effectively manage critical workplace information. We are very excited that Ricoh has selected Syncplicity to enhance the mobile experiences and productivity of their enterprise customers," said Jonathan Huberman, Chief Executive Officer of Syncplicity.
Syncplicity is a leading enterprise-grade file sharing and mobile collaboration solution that provides users with the experience and tools they desire and gives IT the security and control it needs. Some of its customers include Texas A&M University, Merck, the Associated Press and the Boston Red Sox. In July 2015, global private investment firm Skyview Capital acquired a majority stake in the company from storage giant EMC.