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Cryptzone Signs ectacom as a Distributor for the DACH Region

March 11, 2015

German based IT and data security Distributor to resell Cryptzone's access control and data security solutions across Germany, Austria and Switzerland

BOSTON / London, United Kingdom – March 11, 2015 – Cryptzone, a global provider of dynamic, identity-driven security and compliance solutions, today announced a new partnership with ectacom GmbH, a leading independent German value added distributor.

Under the terms of the distribution agreement, ectacom will resell and provide support for Cryptzone portfolio solutions for access control, application and content security, and content governance, in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH).

"The DACH region is a high growth market for information security and compliance solutions that mitigate risk," said Cryptzone CEO, Kurt Mueffelmann. "ectacom understands the network and data security challenges facing organizations in the region, can guide them to the right technology to solve these challenges, and has a large network of providers to help customers implement our solutions. We feel confident that they are the right partner to help us grow and support our customer base in DACH."

Cryptzone's portfolio of solutions includes AppGate®, a dynamic, context-aware security gateway that can operate at or within the perimeter to prevent unauthorized access; HiSoftware Security Sheriff® an integrated classification, encryption and content protection solution for SharePoint®; Simple Encryption Platform to protects data in email, removable storage, file and folders; and HiSoftware Compliance Sheriff® to provide content governance for public websites, intranets and extranets.

Tomé Spasov, ectacom's Managing Partner and Chief of Cybersecurity remarked, "With data protection and data privacy so high on the political and corporate agenda, we are really excited about promoting the Cryptzone portfolio of solutions within the DACH region. Our clients are looking for effective information security solutions, which are easy to deploy and manage."

ectacom will be exhibiting at CeBIT 16-20 March 2015, Hall 6 Stand B16. They will be featuring Cryptzone's products as part of the ectacom portfolio of solutions to protect against IT and data security threats.


About ectacom
Ectacom is a leading independent German Value Added Distributor (VAD) for complex solutions and specialized services in the areas of Corporate Performance, Content Governance, Corporate Compliance, Corporate Security and Forensics. Our portfolio includes state of the art solutions for endpoint and gateway security (anti-virus and malware protection, SSA and UTM firewalls, RDP Monitoring, configuration and patch management, device control), IT forensics (collection and correlation of data, evidence preservation) and data management (encryption, secure file transfer, collaboration and SharePoint security, document classification, digital rights management and data theft protection - DLP). For more information go to

About Cryptzone
Cryptzone secures the enterprise with dynamic, identity-driven security solutions that protect critical services, applications and content from internal and external threats. For over a decade, enterprises have turned to Cryptzone to galvanize their Cloud and network security with responsive protection and access intelligence. More than 450+ public sector and enterprise customers, including some of the leading names in technology, manufacturing and consumer products trust Cryptzone to keep their data and applications secure. For more information go to or follow us @Cryptzone.