Singapore (PRWEB) October 1, 2009
SingTel Alatum, a leading "in-the-cloud" commercial grid computing solution provider to businesses and the public sector, announced that it has selected BoxSentry as its exclusive provider of email security solutions across the Asia-Pacific region.
Mr. Alvin Kok, Chief, Alatum, SingTel said, "Alatum's suite of on demand services, such as infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) and software-as-service (SaaS) solutions, cater to the ever-changing ICT needs of our customers. They enable companies to concentrate on their core business activities by relieving them of hefty upfront investments in both infrastructure and software licenses, as well as the complexities of on-going system integration and maintenance. Our Cloud initiative allows customers to access innovative business applications in Singapore as well as regionally in a highly cost-effective manner. We selected BoxSentry to be our exclusive email security partner due to their innovative sender reputation and authentication technologies, as well as true multi-tenant capability of their solution."
"Today, email is mission critical. As a key communication mechanism, it supports vital business processes between customers, suppliers and partners. Email security threats are reaching new levels of complexity and maliciousness and threaten the integrity of this communication," said Mr. Manish Goel, CEO, BoxSentry. "We are proud to be selected by SingTel Alatum for its world-class cloud computing infrastructure to deliver innovative email security on-demand. Alatum's vision and execution capability will provide significant benefits to enterprises across our region."
Cloud computing is reshaping the IT marketplace, creating new opportunities and catalyzing changes in traditional IT offerings. The current economic climate will enhance the growth of SaaS as companies look for ways to further reduce operating costs and increase their return on IT investment. Recent research estimates SaaS adoption to grow by over 40%, with a large portion of this growth coming from outside the US.
Mr. Goel added, "BoxSentry's unique approach in using sender authentication and reputation technologies provides security and delivery protection for both inbound and outbound communications. Working with SingTel Alatum enables enterprises of all size to cost effectively access our BusinessSafe™ solutions to safeguard their email communications. Companies such as SAFRA Radio are already experiencing the benefits of BoxSentry's innovative email security solutions via the cloud without the need for large infrastructure investments."
Mr. George Ang, Head of Department (Technical), SAFRA Radio, said, "We receive different types of emails on a daily basis here at SAFRA Radio, it is imperative to our business that we receive each and every email. We were looking for solution that protected both inbound and outbound emails. In the past, there were numerous instances where critical emails were not received at our end. With SingTel Alatum and BoxSentry's BusinessSafe™ solution, we are now confident that we are receiving all legitimate email communications and our outbound emails are reaching their destination reliably."
About SingTel Alatum
Alatum is collaboration between SingTel and leading technology providers to provide commercial grid computing services to business enterprises and public sector agencies. The team will deliver software, computing power and storage as a pay-per-use, on-demand, on-line services to customers. Alatum is the answer to firms looking to a reliable, powerful and open springboard to pay-per-use high-performance computing, software and data storage solutions delivered over the Internet. For more information, please visit http://www.alatum.com.sg
BoxSentry is an innovative Email Integrity solutions provider headquartered in Singapore with operations across Asia Pacific. BoxSentry's solutions for email integrity integrate the key components of reputation, authentication methodologies to ensure Business-Safe email for its clients spread across 18 countries. BoxSentry's approach to email deliverability is redefining the email security agenda. For more information, please visit http://www.boxsentry.com
About SAFRA Radio
SAFRA Radio runs two stations - an English station, Power98FM and 883JiaFM, which broadcasts in Mandarin. The stations reach out to national and professional servicemen. Both Power 98FM and 883JiaFM are entertainment-based stations, which feature contemporary, popular music and the latest entertainment news. For more information, please visit http://www.power98.com.sg