Echoworx Partners With Hosted Exchange Provider, Hostway Corporation

Partnership to provide email encryption solutions to Hostway customers

Aug 09, 2011, 09:00 ET from Echoworx Corporation

TORONTO, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Echoworx Corporation, ( the leading provider of managed encryption services for complete enterprise email and data protection, today announced their partnership with Hostway Corporation ( a global leader in infrastructure and cloud services.

Following the integration of Echoworx policy-based encryption, Hostway will begin offering encryption solutions as part of its Microsoft Exchange 2010 offering to their customers.

"By adding policy-based email encryption to their services, Hostway will help their customers enforce compliance at the gateway," says Michael Ginsberg, President and CEO of Echoworx. "An added bonus is that all encrypted messages will be digitally signed and validated to meet compliance requirements."

"We know that email encryption will make our Microsoft Exchange offering even more valuable to customers and look forward to a successful partnership with Echoworx," said Andrew Kemp, Vice President of product management of Hostway. "Email encryption gives businesses another reason to transition to our hosted Microsoft Exchange offering. It will help organisations meet their compliance and regulatory challenges without the need for upfront investment in additional hardware and software, enabling cost savings."

Encrypted Mail Gateway from Echoworx is a policy-based managed encryption solution that provides organizations with an easy way to enforce email encryption without disrupting the day-to-day workflow of their employees.  It puts the control back in the hands of the IT department by enabling them to manage the organization's entire email infrastructure, and allows users to read their encrypted email from their desktop or mobile device. With the Echoworx-Hostway offering, all outbound emails will be monitored to ensure confidential information is encrypted before it is distributed over the Internet.

Echoworx Encrypted Mail Gateway provides the ability to associate rules with the content of outbound email to help protect enterprises from liabilities associated with privacy and data security regulations such as The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), and more.

About Echoworx

Echoworx Corporation is the leading provider of managed encryption services for complete enterprise email and data protection. The company is an encryption service provider of choice for, Symantec, AT&T, Verizon, McAfee, BT, Intermedia and Apptix among other global enterprises. Echoworx provides a SaaS (software as a service) model; it is built on best-of-breed technology and reduces encryption complexity for the end user. With Echoworx, organizations can protect their email and data without changing their day to day workflow and can easily send encrypted documents and digitally signed email messages to anyone in their address book. For more information:

About Hostway Corporation

Hostway Corporation provides dedicated hosting, shared hosting, colocation, domain name registration, ecommerce solutions and other Web-based services to over 1.4 million Web sites and 600,000 customers worldwide. The company operates more than 250,000 square feet of state-of-the-art data center space that reduces the complexity and cost of Web-based technologies for small businesses and large enterprises.  Founded in 1998, Hostway is one of the world's largest Web hosting companies with a direct presence in 14 countries, 17 worldwide operation centers and more than 700 employees.

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CMM Communications Group (for Echoworx)

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VP Marketing
Echoworx Corporation

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