|[June 21, 2011]
FilesAnywhere Picks FastSoft to Accelerate Cloud Service
PASADENA, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Inc. today announced that FilesAnywhere, a leading provider of
enterprise and consumer remote file storage services, has selected the
web acceleration software to speed up file transfers from its cloud
offers businesses and consumers online file sharing and storage
services, and just launched a new mobile faxing solution for smartphones
that allows customers to fax documents stored in their FilesAnywhere
account from virtually any location to any location.
The company installed the FastSoft (News - Alert) E-Series appliance as part of its
continuing efforts to provide its users with high-speed access to their
documents and files. On average, the company reports that file transfers
from the site are 30 percent faster with the E-Series.
FastSoft's E-Series leverages the compny's
origin content acceleration (OCA) technology, which accelerates the
delivery of dynamic and non-cacheable data that is delivered from origin
servers. When these servers are located far from the end user, a
significant transport latency delay can often greatly slow content
download speed. OCA augments content delivery networks (CDNs) and
front-end optimization (FEO) technology to provide complete web
"We are in a highly competitive market and having a 30% performance
advantage boosts customer satisfaction dramatically," said Tim Rice,
founder and CEO of FilesAnywhere. "Download speed is a really big deal
because we give our customers more access to their data than our
competition and working with FastSoft enhances that added value."
"The adoption of cloud services has been dramatic, but has also brought
with it an expectation from users that response times be as fast as they
are used to from local network resources," said Ed Snyder, FastSoft CEO.
"FilesAnywhere is a cloud-services pioneer with deep experience and
knowledge about user experience and satisfaction, which makes it even
more significant that they chose our E-Series to accelerate their
FastSoft spun out of the California Institute of Technology to
supercharge the Internet for business. FastSoft's Origin Content
Acceleration (OCA) software speeds content delivery by up to 150%.
FastSoft's unique server-side solutions improve a user's content access
experience without the need for software or modifications on the
receiving end. FastSoft's web acceleration solutions are used by some of
the largest companies on the Web.
The company is privately held and is located in Pasadena, CA (News - Alert). More
information is at www.fastsoft.com.
Since 1999, FilesAnywhere has provided simple, mobile access to files,
cloud backup, storage, collaboration, virtual data rooms, and branded
file portals for both consumers and businesses. FilesAnywhere is a
trademark of Officeware Corporation. Headquartered in Bedford, Texas,
Officeware Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Immediatek, Inc.
(IMKI). Support and information: 855-SYNC-NOW (972-893-3301).
This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Actual results may differ significantly
from management's expectations. These forward-looking statements involve
risks and uncertainties that include, among others, risks related to
competition, management of growth, new products, services and
technologies, potential fluctuations in operating results, international
expansion, outcomes of legal proceedings and claims, seasonality,
commercial agreements, acquisitions and strategic transactions, foreign
exchange rates, system interruption, inventory, government regulation
and taxation, payments and fraud.
More information about factors that potentially could affect
Immediatek's financial results is included in Immediatek's filings with
the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent Annual
Report on Form 10-K and subsequent filings.
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