Echoworx Announces Secure Data Center to Support Expanding Encryption Suite and Leading Managed Security Service Provider Channel



    TORONTO, Jan. 17 /CNW/ -- Echoworx Corporation (www.echoworx.com) a
leading provider of email and data encryption for enterprises, today announced
a Secure Data Center in the United States, which allows Echoworx to expand
support for its growing portfolio of encryption services that are being
offered by some of the world's leading Managed Security Service Providers
(MSSPs).
    Gartner's Magic Quadrant for MSSPs in North America has recognized
Echoworx customers as visionaries stating, "Companies in the Visionaries
quadrant have demonstrated the ability to turn a strong focus on managed
security into high-quality service offerings for the managed security service
(MSS) market."(1) Echoworx has successfully established relationships with
leading MSSPs, and the opening of this Secure Data Center confirms the
commitment to support growth moving forward.
    "Our partners continue to invest in broadening their range of managed
security offerings, and we are working with them to support their customers'
business requirements," said Michael Ginsberg, President and CEO of Echoworx.
"Compliance requirements are driving Enterprises to make security top priority
and they are looking to their trusted service provider to layer MSS into their
existing environment. Email and data encryption are becoming key components of
MSS."
    The Echoworx Secure Data Center maintains the highest levels of
performance offering 99.999% service availability, is SAS 70 certified, and
follows best of breed practices based on industry standards such as ISO 17799.
This facility's security and process management meets leading industry
standards for hosting the Managed Security Services offered by our customers.
    The Echoworx PKI-based encryption platform leverages the Echoworx Root
Certificate Authority (CA), which is WebTrust certified and part of the
Microsoft Trusted Root Certificate program.  By offering encryption and
authentication as a service, partners and their customers can easily deploy
and manage publicly trusted email and data protection services to their
subscribers, greatly reducing the total cost of ownership previously
associated with industry trusted PKI solutions.
    
    About Echoworx
    
    Echoworx is a leading provider of email and data encryption for
Enterprises.  Echoworx product suite of privacy applications leverages the
power of Echoworx Secure Services (ESS) platform. All data is encrypted using
industry trusted standard PKI (Public Key Infrastructure) and S/MIME
technologies for strong encryption and digital signatures, relying on standard
X.509 certificates. The ESS platform is hosted by global Application Service
Providers, which manages the digital certificates for Echoworx's data privacy
applications that include: Secure Mail, Secure Mail Gateway, Secure DOX,
Encrypted Document Presentment, and Encrypted Message eXchange. Echoworx
products are currently offered by leading Managed Security Service Providers
(MSSPs) that include: AT&T, BT, IBM, LogicaCMG, Telus, Tiscali, Rogers, and
Verizon. Visit www.echoworx.com

    FOR MORE INFORMATION:

    
    Stefanie Nastou
    Echoworx Corporation
    416-226-8610
    pr@echoworx.com
    

    
    (1) Magic Quadrant for MSSPs, North America, 1H07 -- Gartner RAS Core
        Research Note G00149649
    




For further information:

For further information: Stefanie Nastou of Echoworx Corporation, 
+1-416-226-8610, pr@echoworx.com Web Site: http://www.echoworx.com


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