Not to be confused with the consumer application, Dropbox™ from Thru was created in 2004 as a way to securely receive files or folders of any size from external senders. Dropbox™ addresses the security hole that often occurs when your customers and partners also touch corporate data but do not have a secure file transfer solution, while remaining easy-to-use for anyone.
Frequently during normal business processes or collaboration, customers or partners need to exchange large files with you. The Thru Dropbox™ was developed for enterprise customers as an easy, secure way for external users to send files to users.
The Thru Dropbox™ secures files even as they are transferred to customers or partners who do not have a secure file transfer solution. Multiple features including virus scanning enable the secure two-way collaboration on files or folders of any size.
If it is not easy-to-use, technology adoption suffers. With this principle in mind, Thru designed Dropbox™ in 2004 to be as simple to use as email without any training required. Precautions are taken to maximize successful file uploads through checkpoint restart and supporting multiple upload methods. Thru Dropbox™ enables these benefits to anyone trying to upload files to a Thru user: