SOURCE: SafeBoot

February 08, 2007 17:58 ET

SafeBoot Launches Enterprise Management Software for SafeBoot® for USB Devices

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 8, 2007 --SafeBoot vendor-of-choice for mobile data security and access control solutions, today announced its release of SafeBoot® for USB Enterprise. This enterprise management software of the SafeBoot® for USB product line makes it even easier for corporations to deploy and manage SafeBoot for USB devices on an enterprise-wide scale, providing maximum protection over an organization's assets. The announcement was made at the RSA Conference 2007 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco.

SafeBoot® for USB devices are secure, portable storage devices that provide strong user access control and transparently encrypt all data stored on them, ensuring that sensitive data remains secure wherever it travels. The range of devices consists of four models, Standard, Silhouette, Phantom and Hard Disk, each with its unique features and benefits. According to SafeBoot Product Manager Tom de Jongh, "The launch of the SafeBoot for USB range was a huge success and demand for the SafeBoot for USB devices is overwhelming. However, in large implementations there is always the question of how to deploy and administer these devices. This enterprise release tackles these issues."

SafeBoot for USB Enterprise is management software that enables corporations to implement and manage their SafeBoot for USB devices. Benefits include:

--  A light deployment model -- featuring fast and easy deployment with
    virtually no impact on existing IT environments and business processes
--  Streamlined workflows -- whereby multiple users throughout an
    organization can be assigned different roles off the rollout, such as the
    Helpdesk for recovery, security managers for policies and secretaries for
--  Fully Scalable -- allowing any number of SafeBoot® for USB devices,
    complete with unique ID registration, can be eeffectively managed and
    controlled and bound to the corporate user from Microsoft Active Directory.
--  No end-user training -- featuring intuitive wizards and user
    interfaces allow users to fully enroll themselves without any training
--  Regulatory Compliance -- ensuring secure, remote recovery and rescue,
    corporate data is not lost when an employee leaves the organization or
    forgets a password. Extensive auditing also enables proof that data was
    encrypted at the time the device was lost or stolen.
"By adding SafeBoot for USB Enterprise to our product range organizations can now start to roll-out large numbers of SafeBoot for USB devices without being worried about how to manage them. With this enterprise management software they will have full control over their devices and can achieve a minimal total-cost-of-ownership," said de Jongh.

About SafeBoot for USB

SafeBoot® for USB is a line of secure USB storage devices that incorporates built-in user access control and strong data encryption -- ensuring that sensitive data remains secure wherever it travels. It also provides both personal and corporate credential protection and validation, ensuring that identities remain secure.

About SafeBoot

The SafeBoot suite of mobile data security solutions protects data, devices and networks against the risks associated with loss, theft, and unauthorized access, anytime and anywhere. SafeBoot is the vendor-of-choice for leading global organizations and provides them with powerful encryption and strong access control technologies that seamlessly integrate with existing enterprise systems. SafeBoot's centralized management capabilities provide organizations with operational efficiency and ensures the lowest possible total-cost-of-ownership. Visit

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