PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Accellion, Inc., the leading platform that enables organizations to securely share sensitive information beyond enterprise borders while maintaining the controls and visibility needed to demonstrate compliance, today announced its one-click compliance reports have received the KMWorld Trend-Setting Productof 2018 technology award.

The KMWorld editorial staff presents the Trend-Setting Product technology award to solutions that it finds are designed, developed and perfectly timed to fill a need in the marketplace before users are even aware that such functionality and flexibility have been missing.

Maintaining compliance with industry-specific regulations such as HIPAA, GLBA and NIST 800-171, and broader legislation like Sarbanes-Oxley or the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation ( GDPR ), requires businesses to prove to auditors that they handle all files containing sensitive information in a secure and compliant manner.

With one click of a button, organizations using the Accellion secure file sharing and governance platform can generate detailed compliance reports that provide visibility into a system’s configurations and security settings, and flag any issues impacting compliance.

“We are delighted and proud to receive this prestigious technology award from KMWorld,” said Yaron Galant, chief product officer with Accellion. “With one-click compliance reports, organizations can efficiently prove to auditors and regulators that every file that comes into, moves across, or leaves the organization does so in a secure and compliant manner.”

“In designating products to KMWorld’s 2018 list of Trend-Setting Products, we looked for solutions that are inventive as well as utilitarian, that break new ground, and that help organizations achieve their knowledge management goals and the digital transformation they need to thrive,” said Tom Hogan, group publisher of KMWorld. “The offerings on this technology award list result from innovation, imagination, and evolution. They reflect the ingenuity of the developers and the diversity of invention.”

Learn more about Accellion’s detailed compliance reports and how they help CISOs demonstrate to auditors full visibility and control over the exchange of sensitive enterprise information.

About KMWorldKMWorld ( www.kmworld.com ) is the leading information provider serving the Knowledge Management systems market and covers the latest in Content, Document and Knowledge Management, informing more than 21,000 subscribers about the components and processes - and subsequent success stories - that together offer solutions for improving business performance. KMWorld is a publishing unit of Information Today, Inc. ( www.infotoday.com ).

About AccellionThe Accellion platform enables organizations to securely share sensitive information beyond enterprise borders while maintaining the controls and visibility needed to demonstrate compliance. Accellion’s solutions have been used by more than 25 million end users and have been installed at more than 3,000 of the world’s leading corporations and government agencies including NYC Health + Hospitals; KPMG; Kaiser Permanente; Latham & Watkins; National Park Service; Umpqua Bank; Cargill; and the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST). For more information please visit www.accellion.com or call (650) 485-4300. Follow Accellion on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Accellion’s Blog.

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