Alert Boot today announced that it has enhanced its cloud-based data encryption service by upgrading to the Sophos Safeguard 5.5 Enterprise infrastructure. This update ought to allow Alert Boot to increase its footprint in the full disk encryption market by providing 64-bit managed encryption support for all Windows 7 users, giving them a cost-effective, scalable solution for securing the sensitive data on their endpoints.
“By upgrading Alert Boot’s solutions to the latest version of Sophos Safeguard Enterprise, millions more Windows users will have additional flexibility in how they encrypt their organization’s laptops, desktops and USB drives”, said Tim Maliyil, CEO, Alert Boot. “Not only does this upgrade improve the performance and efficiency of Alert Boot’s easy-to-use, managed encryption service, the 64-bit Windows 7 support allows us to increase our presence in the market and address our mission of bringing encryption to the masses.”
Built on the Sophos Safeguard Enterprise encryption platform, Alert Boot’s solution ought to provide organizations with powerful encryption services to protect all of their sensitive data, regardless of where it resides. By offering full disk encryption in the cloud, Alert Boot is allowing its customers to take the onus off of IT departments, and enabling end users to more securely protect their sensitive data, while simplifying and lowering total cost of ownership. (Source: Alert Boot/GST)