Retarus Press Release:
Retarus and Instant InfoSystems strengthen partnership and cater to the biggest cloud market concerns — security and risk mitigation
Munich, 26.05.2017 // retarus Inc. and Instant InfoSystems (IIS) reinforced their partnership by addressing the increasing security and compliance concerns for customers and organizations that rely heavily on faxing for secure document transmission. In a recent webinar, Retarus touched upon the critical requirements for enterprise cloud messaging providers and how it fulfills those prerequisites by adhering to the most stringent requirements for data protection and security.
Retarus‘ Technical Consultant, Christian Graninger, having dealt with a variety of security related concerns in his 10 years of working with cloud technologies, elaborated on Retarus‘ secure global networks, next-gen infrastructures, resilient systems, tier-2 support, and sophisticated monitoring dashboards.
This is the second time Retarus collaborated with IIS to host a webinar. The success of the first webinar ‘Make Fax Great Again’ in terms of participation, response and queries prompted the decision to follow up with an in-depth overview of Retarus’ portfolio and its security and network capabilities. According to a recent survey conducted by IIS to discover the biggest concerns with Fax in the cloud, 30% of the customers believed security to be their prominent concern followed by cost (18%) and regulatory compliance (12%).
As a security-focused vendor, Retarus understands the critical requirements of companies for enhanced security features. Therefore, during this webinar, Retarus addressed concerns related to information security and cloud capability through an overview of its standard operations, for both local and global businesses. The webinar was also focused on Retarus’ services and infrastructure that are designed to keep organizations HIPAA, HITECH compliant while providing them with the flexibility to securely distribute documents from their existing applications using a centralized fax and delivery solution.
“When you’re in an industry that transmits mission-critical information on a daily basis, risk mitigation and data security act as the prime contenders in influencing business decisions,” said Steve MacDiarmid, President & CEO, retarus Inc. “Retarus’ ability to deliver and adhere to strict system of internal protocols, data regulation laws, security agreements and external audits, is what makes us competent in the enterprise messaging marketspace. We are grateful to IIS for collaborating with Retarus to shed light on the unique business requirements of Fortune 500 companies and how Retarus fulfils them.”
The webinar concluded with a series of questions from the participants, which were answered by the subject matter experts from both Retarus and IIS. The global enterprise messaging provider attended to the queries related to service, migration, security, user administration, MFDs etc., helping the audience understand the benefits of choosing Retarus as their cloud-messaging provider. As a global organization, Retarus possesses the knowledge and capability to provide services to organizations both domestically and internationally, further underscoring the ability to comply with the stringiest data security and privacy requirements.
Since 1992, Retarus has been supporting companies in achieving highly efficient communication. The global information logistics provider with 13 branches on four continents always plays an important role where large amounts of data need to be transmitted securely and reliably –– irrespective of which communication channels, interfaces, applications and devices are required. The services are soundly based on a Global Delivery Network which includes the company’s own data centres in Europe, the USA and the APAC region, as well as fully redundant carrier infrastructure. Half of all EURO STOXX 50 companies and about 20 percent of Dow Jones corporations rely on Retarus’ services. Longstanding customers include Adidas, Bayer, Continental, DHL, DZ BANK, Honda, Linde, Osram, Puma, Sixt, Sony and Thomas Cook.
For more than 20 years, Instant InfoSystems has provided leading document delivery and automation solutions to companies of all sizes in nearly every industry. Today, we are one of the world’s largest and most experienced independent providers of enterprise fax, cloud fax, and hybrid fax solutions and services.