SOURCE: Attachmate Corporation

Attachmate Corporation

September 13, 2010 08:00 ET

Attachmate Accelerates Secure File Transfer and Extends Platform Support With Reflection for Secure IT 7.2

Attachmate's Family of SSH Solutions for Windows and UNIX Allows IT Organizations to Confidently and Efficiently Transfer Files Across Networks and Platforms

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - September 13, 2010) -  Attachmate Corporation today announced the availability of Attachmate® Reflection® for Secure IT 7.2, the company's family of secure shell (SSH) servers and clients for UNIX, Linux and Windows operating systems. Reflection for Secure IT 7.2 significantly boosts file transfer performance between UNIX clients and servers over high-latency networks and delivers support for new platforms, including Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2.

Reflection for Secure IT is a commercially packaged and supported SSH solution for Windows, UNIX and Linux that delivers out-of-the-box support for high-demand features such as Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and High Performance Enabled (HPN) file transfer. The new release includes updated versions of Reflection for Secure IT Windows Server, Reflection for Secure IT UNIX Client and Reflection for Secure IT UNIX Server, completing the cycle that began with the release of Reflection for Secure IT Windows Client 7.2 in June 2010.

"With the release of Reflection for Secure IT 7.2, Attachmate continues to enhance and strengthen its family of SSH solutions for the UNIX and Linux community," said Sam Morris, product marketing manager for Attachmate. "By delivering SSH capabilities to Microsoft Windows Server platforms, including Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, Reflection for Secure IT helps organizations bridge the gap between UNIX and Windows platforms providing system administrators with a way to leverage a familiar set of file transfer and remote access commands across both environments."

Secure File Transfer and Robust Out-of-the-Box Support

Reflection for Secure IT 7.2 provides the SSH features that system administrators and security professionals are looking for, and is backed by a tenured and dedicated technical support organization experienced in helping customers with their deployment, configuration and maintenance needs. Additional features and functionalities in the latest version of RSIT 7.2 include:

  • New Platform Support
    Reflection for Secure IT 7.2 now includes support for Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (32-bit) and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (64-bit) platforms bridging the gap between Windows and UNIX/Linux systems by providing UNIX and Linux-based administrators a way to extend their skill set to the movement of files between Windows platforms.

  • Faster File Transfer
    High Performance Enabled (HPN) optimization capabilities significantly improve file transfer performance over high-latency networks between UNIX/Linux systems, empowering organizations to confidently exchange mission-critical files with business partners and customers in a secure environment.

  • Specialized Platform Integration
    With robust integration for specialized operating system capabilities in Sun Solaris and IBM AIX, Reflection for Secure IT 7.2 allows system administrators to take advantage of Solaris Basic Security Model (BSM) Auditing and the AIX System Resource Controller respectively when managing SSH on those platforms.

Reflection for Secure IT 7.2 is available for purchase immediately. For more information on pricing, please contact

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Contact Information

  • For additional information, contact:

    Melissa Liton
    Email Contact
    (206) 282-4923 ext. 115