Sage Extends Contract and Ability to Exchange Sensitive Information with Thru

Software and service provider extends multi-year contract with Thru for secure delivery of sensitive information between offices, clients and partners.

Irving, Texas, October 16, 2009 – Sage Software  extends contract with Thru for use of SendThru in 14 offices in the U.S. and Canada, and with clients across the globe.

As a business management software and service provider, Sage North America (www.sage.com) supports the needs of nearly 2.9 million small and mid-sized business customers. Their software and services include accounting, operations, customer management, human resources, time tracking, merchant services and the specialized needs of the construction, distribution, healthcare, manufacturing, nonprofit and real estate industries. Sage uses Thru to share sensitive information between offices across North America, and with customers, advisers, and business partners worldwide.

Nearly 700 Sage employees use SendThru, our certified global file transfer solution, to deliver sensitive files within and outside the company, and to efficiently manage and exchange proprietary information, while controlling access. As a GRC (Governance, Risk and Compliance) solution, SendThru allows Sage to retain, manage and distribute files, composed in a multitude of software formats between clients and partners – in a web-based application that is easily accessed, but remains completely secure. These capabilities enable Sage software delivery not only to meet compliance regulations, but also to confidently manage and protect the distribution of sensitive information.

“Service organizations typically expect a high level of service from suppliers” according to Thru VP of Customer Service, Daniel Hurtubise. “We go above and beyond responding to the needs of our customers, which is why we have long term relationships with them.” He added “Enterprise customers look to us because our level of attention to them is the best in the industry.”

SendThru provides fast, secure access to messages and attachments for people both inside and outside the company, eliminating risk and hassles associated with email and FTP. Reports detail who downloaded what when, tracking file traffic for file exchange management – a critical component for achieving and maintaining compliance. SendThru further helps eliminate infrastructure and hassles associated with managing message and file traffic across the company. Coupled with ShareThru, our virtual online file management system, Sage can retain, manage and distribute files, composed in a multitude of software formats between clients and partners – in a web-based application that is easily accessed, but remains completely secure. This simplifies message management, and significantly streamlines Sage’s workflow.

About Thru, Inc.
An enterprise platform for secure, online content delivery and management, Thru consists of four products: SendThru, our certified global file transfer solution, delivering files of unlimited size, anywhere in the world quickly and securely. ShareThru, a virtual online file management system, providing extremely fast downloads for large files anywhere in the world, and a repository for sharing, organizing and tightly controlling file access. SyncThru, accelerates delivery of any file, any size, anywhere across the globe. And SellThru. Thru’s platform is entirely Web-based, so same-day implementation is possible without need for hardware installed on site. Thru maintains a global customer base and is headquartered in Irving, Texas, with offices in San Jose, California and Sydney, Australia.