Thru Passes Security Review by Fortune 50 Pharmaceutical and Biotech Company

World’s most respected pharmaceutical company performs comprehensive security audit on Thru’s physical plant, software design, IT security, and disaster readiness.

Irving, Texas, March 23, 2010 – The client, who cannot be named for contractual confidentiality reasons, has engaged Enterprise Managed File Transfer (MFT) vendor, Thru, to store and transfer confidential information worldwide for its legal and intellectual property units. After extensive evaluation, penetration testing, data center facility inspections, compliance, vulnerability and risk assessments were evaluated, Thru is proud to announce their success and excellence in these areas. The client, having used Thru enterprise MFT products in various departments for over five years, has identified Thru as a strategic vendor.

“Because we cater to enterprise customers Thru only deploys in SAS-70 type II data centers around the world. Security, compliance, and awareness are crucial when it comes to managing confidential information. Thru strives to be the best at what we do and only offer unparalleled services such as our new syncThru Global File Transfer service. The hard upfront work our security teams do yields a significant return for our clients. They can sleep well knowing that Thru has never had any down time or breach of any kind in eight years. We are proud to be recognized for the value and quality that we deliver; we are also keenly aware that every day new threats appear and we must be vigilant to continue earning our clients trust.” remarked Lee Harrison, Thru CEO.

SAS 70 (Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70) is an auditing statement issued by the Auditing Standards Board to provide guidance to service auditors when assessing the internal controls of a service organization and issuing a service auditor’s report.

About Thru
Thru has processed 10’s of millions of enterprise business file transfers from all corners of the globe for thousands of companies; offering Global MFTaaS (Managed File Transfer as a Service) solutions on the world’s largest 100% uptime guaranteed network at unrivaled speeds. An enterprise platform for secure, online file / message delivery and management. Thru products consist of: SendThru for MS Outlook and IBM Lotus Notes, ShareThru, a virtual file system, SyncThru, reliable accelerated delivery of any size file anywhere across the globe, SellThru a CRM embedded sales effectiveness tool, ConnectThru, Manage File Transfer as a Service automation. Established in 2002 and headquartered in Irving, Texas, Thru maintains a global footprint and customer base. For more information, go to www.thruinc.com, call 1-800-871-9316 or +44 (0)207 562 8317, or email info@thruinc.com.