By integrating Box’s cloud content management platform with DocuSign, we’re making it easy for users to create and collaborate around content on Box, and then painlessly close deals with DocuSign’s electronic signature service.
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Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 4, 2010
DocuSign® (http://www.docusign.com), the global leader in electronic signature, today announced that the DocuSign electronic signature service is now available as a built-in feature within Box.net’s cloud content management system. Integration of the DocuSign service into the Box platform makes it easy for Box’s four million users to collect signatures and close transactions from the same platform they use to manage and collaborate on content. The Box solution is also available through the DocuSign Marketplace.
With the integration of DocuSign, Box users can now “send” three DocuSign envelopes per month directly from the Box platform at no charge. Users may send envelopes to any number of recipients, in any sequence, and benefit from real-time updates on the status of the signing process directly within Box. Users and businesses that have greater transaction needs can purchase any standard DocuSign service plan, and existing DocuSign users can also connect their DocuSign account to Box to take advantage of the integration.
“Organizations ranging from small businesses to large enterprises are increasingly adopting cloud-based services to more efficiently manage information and empower internal and external collaboration,” said Karen Appleton, vice president of business development at Box.net. “By integrating Box’s cloud content management platform with DocuSign, we’re making it easy for users to create and collaborate around content on Box, and then painlessly close deals with DocuSign’s electronic signature service.”
With Box’s workflow and collaboration tools, users can revise, comment and assign tasks for relevant files. Once the content is finalized, Box users can easily close transactions with the DocuSign electronic signature services, available immediately as an OpenBox action. By clicking “Send with DocuSign” from the file options drop down menu, new and existing DocuSign users are guided through the document tagging process. Users can quickly prepare the document with DocuSign’s drag and drop Stick-eTabs® or automatically apply all the tabs and workflow at once using DocuSign Templates to streamline the sending process.
“DocuSign is excited to provide this valuable benefit to Box users so they can close the loop from document collaboration to close,” said Tom Gonser, founder and chief strategy officer at DocuSign. “The integration of DocuSign and Box offers the most powerful and flexible way to collaborate and close business faster and easier than any other process. The millions of users that are collaborating in the cloud today with Box can now get the deal closed with just a few mouse clicks with DocuSign.”
Box and DocuSign will be hosting weekly webinars to demonstrate the DocuSign electronic signature service within Box. To register, visit: http://www.docusign.com/general/box-landing-page.
To learn more about the Box solution, visit the DocuSign Marketplace at http://www.docusign.com/marketplace.
Founded in 2005, Box.net provides cloud content management for over 4 million users and companies ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. Box's dynamic, flexible content management and collaboration solution empowers users to access and share content online, and gives IT professionals unprecedented visibility into how content moves within their organizations and beyond. Content on Box can be shared internally and externally, accessed through iPad, iPhone and Blackberry applications, and extended to OpenBox partner applications such as Google Apps, NetSuite and Salesforce. Headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, Box is a privately held company and is backed by venture capital firms Draper Fisher Jurvetson, ScaleVP and U.S. Venture Partners. For more information, visit http://www.box.net.
About DocuSign, Inc.
DocuSign, Inc. is the global leader in electronic signature. DocuSign provides the world’s largest and fastest growing electronic signature platform, empowering businesses to complete transactions online quickly and securely while improving compliance and dramatically reducing costs.
DocuSign is the only cloud computing-based electronic signature platform that entirely replaces slow, expensive paper transactions with a fast, efficient and completely digital solution. Accessible from any Internet-connected device, DocuSign supports virtually any document and form type in simple and complex workflows, and provides broad user authentication options, data collection, secure document/data storage and retrieval, as well as real-time negotiation and collaboration tools.
DocuSign employs the industry’s only multi-site enterprise class, SAS-70 data centers delivering 99.9% uptime for customers over the last four years. With more than 8 million unique signers processing millions of transactions per year, DocuSign is trusted by more people, more companies, more times than any other electronic signature provider in the world.
To learn how DocuSign can accelerate your business, visit http://www.docusign.com or call (866) 219-4318. Subscribe to the DocuSign blog at http://www.docusign.com/blog and follow DocuSign on Twitter at http://twitter.com/DocuSign.
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