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ShareFile

March 31, 2011 09:00 ET

File Sharing on the Go? ShareFile Has Apps for That!

Apple and Android Mobile Applications Provide Instant Access to Business Files and Folders

RALEIGH, NC--(Marketwire - March 31, 2011) - Small and medium sized businesses (SMBs) continue to depend more heavily on their smartphones and tablet computers as a way to do business while away from the office. To support this need, ShareFile, a leading provider of secure file transfer and full-featured virtual data room solutions that enable companies to exchange large and/or confidential business files, is equipping SMBs with Apple iOS and Android file sharing applications. By making ShareFile's service accessible from a wider range of devices, SMBs can be more productive and truly mobile.

Key Facts:

  • ShareFile's mobile applications are available on March 31, 2011 for Android operating systems and will be available in early Q2 for all devices running Apple iOS.
  • The Apple iOS and Android mobile applications will be free to download for ShareFile users.
  • The native applications play to the strengths of mobile devices:
    • They are optimized for mobile screen resolution and connectivity speeds.
    • Users can browse files or folders and share them via ShareFile without having to download them.
  • Users of the mobile applications will have seamless access to all files and folders on their account.
  • ShareFile's mobile applications will have built-in access to previously downloaded files, allowing users to view files without re-downloading them.

Quotes:
Jesse Lipson, Chief Executive Officer, ShareFile:
"As a file sharing service focused exclusively on business users, we realize that sometimes files need to be accessed or shared outside of the four walls of a traditional office. With the recent release of our Sync tools, mobile web application, and now native mobile applications for Android and iOS, we are continuing to make it easier for businesses do get the job done regardless of their physical location." 

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About ShareFile
ShareFile is a customer-focused software company that helps businesses exchange files with clients, partners, and colleagues easily, securely and professionally. Unlike an FTP site, ShareFile can be accessed using any standard web browser and does not require software installation or training. The Company has over 2 million users across 120 countries and provides business solutions to more than 50 different industries including accounting, advertising, legal, graphic design, consulting, health care and engineering. Headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, ShareFile was named to the 2010 Inc. 500 list of America's fastest-growing private companies, and is a 2008 Winner of CNET's WebWare 100 for file storage and security. For more information on secure file transfer and virtual data room solutions, please visit the company's website, Facebook page, or follow us on Twitter.

Contact Information

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