RIKEI OFFERS A SECURE FILE TRANSFER SOLUTION TO JX NIPPON OIL & GAS EXPLORATION CORPORATION AS AN ASP SERVICE.
- IMPROVING OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY AND ENHANCING SECURITY BY KEEPING TRACK OF THE FILES YOU HAVE SENT AND RECEIVED -
Rikei Corporation (Head Office: Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, President & CEO: Katsuei Aoyagi) would like to announce that it has started to offer the large file transfer solution "Accellion" from Accellion, Inc. based in the U.S. to JX NIPPON OIL & GAS EXPLORATION CORPORATION (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President: Makoto Koseki) in the form of an ASP service.
"Accellion" is a secure file transfer solution that enables you to securely and easily send and receive 2 GB or larger files/folders, which are too large to send as email attachments, by utilizing SSL and file encryption capabilities. When a sender uploads files through your web browser or familiar email client onto the "Accellion" server, an email message is sent to a recipient along with a secure link and the files can be downloaded by clicking the link. Furthermore, Accellion has an automated file transfer feature that helps improve operational efficiency, and is also equipped with features that allow you to keep track of the files sent/received (i.e., when and what files have been sent/received and by whom) and that ensure the files have not been tampered with, thus providing enhanced security. It can also eliminates the need to burn large data onto media such as CDs as well as reduce the amount of data transfer via normal email attachments, leading to the improvement in email servers.
JX NIPPON OIL & GAS EXPLORATION CORPORATION ("NOEX"), solely owned by JX Holdings Inc. (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President: Mitsunori Takahagi), is one of the core business companies of JX Group. NOEX is expanding exploration and development business of oil, natural gas and other mineral resources, while also promoting business related to the extraction, processing, storage, sale and shipment of their secondary products.
NOEX has many offices not only in Japan but also in Asia, the Middle East, Europe, the U.S. and other regions, where various files are transferred on a frequent basis. Therefore, NOEX has decided to adopt the Accellion solution that is capable of sending/receiving large volume data such as exploration data and ensures data security.
The following are highly valued advantages of "Accellion."
- Capability to securely transfer 20 GB or larger files using the ASP service
- Appliance-based system, making easy implementation and operations possible
- Feature allowing you to keep track of when and what files have been sent/received and by whom
- Feature ensuring that files have not been tampered with, enabling secure file transfer
- Easy operations through your web browser and familiar email client
- Ten different languages available to send/receive data to/from overseas offices
- Implementation across the globe (more than 850 companies, 2 million users,)
NOEX employed an "ASP service" advantageous in both aspects of initial investment costs and operations. The service has started its full-scale operations in December 2011 and is being used by the employees in the offices both in Japan and overseas.
About Accellion, Inc.
Accellion, Inc., is a global company headquartered in Palo Alto, California with offices in Austria and Singapore and a pioneer in enterprise-class file transfer solutions.
Its customers are from various fields, such as media/advertising, legal, manufacturing, healthcare, consumer goods and universities. Accellion solutions eliminate the need for companies to use FTP servers, providing easy-to-use, enterprise-class file transfer solutions to both end users and IT administrators.
Rikei has been distributing the large file transfer solution "Accellion" since 2009.
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