SOURCE: nuBridges, Inc.

March 18, 2008 08:53 ET

nuBridges Managed File Transfer Solution Achieves Drummond® Certification for AS3 Interoperability Including Very Large Message Exchange

Optional "Very Large Message Exchange" Test Introduced During First Quarter 2008 Test Round

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - March 18, 2008) - nuBridges, the secure eBusiness authority, announced today that its managed file transfer solution has been certified interoperable on the Applicability Statement 3 (AS3) standard by Drummond Group, Inc. For the first time an optional test certifying Very Large Message (VLM) Exchange capabilities was introduced during the AS3-1Q08 test round. The nuBridges solution was also certified on the VLM Optional Profile.

"nuBridges recognizes the importance of interoperability testing to ensure that our software products continue to meet the most current level of security requirements in the industry," said Gary Palgon, nuBridges vice president of Product Management. "Given the increased focus on managed file transfer within enterprises and between business partners, nuBridges is pleased to earn Drummond certification for Very Large Message Exchange in addition to our AS3 interoperability certification."

Drummond Certified AS3 Very Large Message Exchange is a unique distinction for software products. Software buyers understand that interoperability certification is critical to successfully exchange Very Large Messages.

"I am excited to see the AS3 standard continue to evolve to serve the needs of industry," added Rik Drummond, CEO, Drummond Group. "I highly commend the hard work of the software vendors involved in this AS3-1Q08 to achieve this."

About nuBridges, Inc.

Atlanta-based nuBridges, Inc. is the secure eBusiness authority. Thousands of companies worldwide use nuBridges software and services to connect electronically with business partners, protect information in transit and at rest, and comply with legislative and industry mandates for data security. nuBridges technology drives B2B transactions worth $884 billion every year. For more information on nuBridges, visit

About Drummond Group Inc.

Drummond Group Inc. (DGI), a global leader in B2B software testing and certification, works with software vendors, industry associations, supply chains and the standards community by conducting interoperability and conformance testing on open standards, publishing related strategic research and developing vertical industry strategies. Founded in 1999, DGI has tested hundreds of international software products used in vertical industries such as automotive, consumer product goods, financial services, government, petroleum, pharmaceutical and retail. For more information, please visit or email:

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