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"We are excited to introduce Aptana’s millions of developers to the mobile innovation wave that we have been riding and supporting as a company over the past two years," said Jeff Haynie (pictured), CEO of Appcelerator, as Appcelerator this week announced its acquisition of Aptana, the leading integrated development environment (IDE) for building web applications. “We have always focused on enabling the best possible native application experience,” Haynie, continued, adding: "This announcement furthers that vision by empowering our growing community of developers to build, test, and deploy native, cloud-connected mobile applications faster and with higher quality than ever before." Appcelerator is considered to lead the industry in cross-platform development, with tens of millions of users using over 10,000 native iOS, Android and desktop applications. In addition, wi... (more)

Virtualization Conference & Expo 2009 West: Call for Papers Closing

Now held three times a year, in New York, Prague, and Silicon Valley, the organizing principle of each International Virtualization Conference & Expo remains the same: our aim is to ensure, through an intense and carefully chosen program of technical and strategic breakout sessions, that attending delegates leave each Conference with abundant resources, ideas and examples they can apply immediately to leveraging Virtualization, helping them to maximize performance, minimize cost and improve the efficiency and flexibility of their Enterprise IT endeavors. The Call for Papers for the 7th International Virtualization Conference & Expo, which will be held in Santa Clara, CA, on November 2- 4, 2009, is currently still open. The submissions URL is here, and the deadline for submissions is June 30, 2009. Topics welcomed include every aspect of virtualization. For example: ... (more)

Law Technology News Recognizes Mimecast for Risk Management Service in 2008

Mimecast, a holistic email management company offering SaaS-based email archiving, continuity, security and policy control, today announced that Law Technology News (LTN) recognized the Company for Risk Management Service in 2008. Mimecast will be awarded LTN’s Bronze Award at next week’s LegalTech® New York. Mimecast’s SaaS offering addresses a law firm’s need to implement cost-effective, robust solutions while ensuring firms use the most advanced forms of email security, continuity and email archiving and search techniques. For its sixth annual awards program, LTN editors asked the publication’s more than 40,000 subscribers to identify products and vendors in 25 categories that represent outstanding achievement in legal technology. “We are honored for this recognition by LTN and its readers. Mimecast acknowledges that in this struggling economy, businesses are se... (more)

SYS-CON White Paper: 10 Ways to Reduce Your Email Costs Using Mimecast

Thinking about cutting costs by switching to email archiving and management in the cloud, but not sure how it all adds up? This white paper from Mimecast helps you understand the different ways Mimecast saves you time and money and puts figures on what your own cost savings will be. Click Here to Download This White Paper Now!   ... (more)

Integration Concerns No Barrier to Enterprise Cloud Adoption

Study from Mimecast Finds that Security and Integration Concerns are not Preventing Enterprises' Cloud Computing Adoption London - February 4, 2010 - Mimecast®, a holistic email management company offering SaaS-based email archiving, continuity, security and policy control, today announced the results of its Cloud Computing Adoption Survey, which examined the perception and adoption of cloud computing solutions among 565 respondents responsible for managing their organization's IT operations and budget across the U.S. and Canada in the Fall of 2009. Data from the recently completed online survey highlights the complex, often contrasting, thought process of IT decision makers regarding cloud computing. While security and integration issues are clearly users' biggest fears about cloud computing, these concerns have not dissuaded companies from implementing cloud-based... (more)

A Disturbance in the Force

The Internet is quietly being replumbed. That shouldn't surprise anyone involved with it; the Internet is always being replumbed. But you might be more surprised to learn that the next few years will bring an unusual burst of changes in that plumbing, some with great potential consequences for anyone who relies on the Net. By "plumbing," I of course refer to the protocols and software that make the core features of the Internet work. These have been evolving steadily since 1969, but I don't think any period since the early 1980s has seen as many changes as we'll see over the next few years. Like anything new, these changes will bring both threats and opportunities - but in this case, probably more threats than opportunities. Each critical part of your organization's infrastructure is potentially at risk from any fundamental change, and there will be several such cha... (more)

Mimecast Launches Next Generation Email Security

Mimecast, a supplier of cloud-based email archiving, security and continuity for Microsoft Exchange and Office 365, has today announced that it is launching the next generation of Mimecast Email Security, bringing new functionality to users and IT departments to deliver unprecedented control and flexibility. The new features are designed to boost productivity and address a growing appetite for end user autonomy while still affording the IT department full visibility of the organisation's email security. Designed to combine increased flexibility with industry-leading security, the new functionality within Mimecast Email Security allows users to manage their own security settings on a per-message basis, in combination with centralised controls that allow the IT department to activate features and permissions for specific individuals or groups. This functionality includ... (more)

Mimecast placed in Sunday Times Tech Track 100 for the third consecutive year

Cloud-based email management company achieves average annual growth rate of 66% over three years 19th September 2012 - London; UK: Mimecast®, the leading supplier of cloud-based email archiving, security and continuity for Microsoft Exchange and Office 365, has been ranked in the prestigious Sunday Times Tech Track 100 for the third consecutive year. Mimecast, which grew at an average of 65.76 percent over the last three years, was placed 45th, reflecting the company's solid international expansion and impressive track record of sustained growth. The Tech Track 100, now in its 12th year, ranks the UK's privately-owned technology, media and telecoms (TMT) companies in a league table. The list tracks the fastest growing UK companies based on the past three years of available accounts. Mimecast was identified as one of the UK's 50 fastest growing technology companies... (more)

Mimecast CEO to Address the Evolving Role of Company Founders at Business of Software Conference

Mimecast:           WHO:     Peter Bauer, CEO and Co-Founder, Mimecast   WHAT: Presentation, “Founding Principles vs. Scaling Principles”   WHEN: Monday, October 1, 4:30pm – 5:15pm EST   WHERE: Business of Software Conference, Boston, Massachusetts   Peter Bauer, CEO and Co-Founder of Mimecast®, the leading supplier of cloud-based email archiving, security and continuity for Microsoft Exchange and Office 365, will lead the session, “Founding Principles vs. Scaling Principles” at the Business of Software Conference in Boston, Massachusetts on Monday, October 1 at 4:30pm EST. In his presentation, Mr. Bauer will address the evolving role of a company’s founder and discuss the major leadership differences between starting and growing a company. Since co-founding Mimecast in 2003, Mr. Bauer has built a global company with over 330 employees, over 6,000 customers and rece... (more)

Mimecast to Outline How to Achieve Profitability in the Cloud at Microsoft WPC

Mimecast: WHO:     Peter Bauer, CEO and Co-Founder, Mimecast Julian Martin, Vice President of Strategic Alliances, Mimecast Justin Pirie, Cloud Strategist, Mimecast   WHAT: Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2013 sessions   WHEN: Tuesday, July 9, 2013 and Wednesday, July 10, 2013   WHERE: Microsoft WPC, Houston, Texas   Mimecast® announced today that Peter Bauer, CEO and co-founder, Julian Martin, Vice President of Strategic Alliances and Justin Pirie, Cloud Strategist, will be presenting at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2013 in Houston, Texas on both Tuesday, July 9 and Wednesday, July 10. Mimecast, the leading supplier of cloud-based email archiving, continuity and security for Microsoft Exchange, hosted Exchange and Office 365, will be discussing the business opportunity of cloud technologies and their partnership with Microsoft. Details of each ... (more)

Mimecast Partners With Nuix in Australia to Deliver Fast Data Migration to Cloud Services Across the APAC Region

Mimecast, the leading global provider of cloud-based email archiving, continuity and security, announced today a global partnership with Nuix, the leader in intelligent email archive migration tools. This technology integration means Mimecast can now migrate quickly large volumes of user data from an enterprise’s legacy archive to Mimecast’s cloud platform. A faster archive migration speeds up the decommissioning of end-of-life archiving solutions, alleviates ongoing hardware and software costs, and helps customers overcome in-house scalability and performance challenges. The Mimecast and Nuix partnership optimises the volume of data available, and the speed at which it can be produced for critical eDiscovery and end-user productivity and mobile access requirements. Mimecast can now bypass legacy archive APIs to target data directly, allowing for multiple terabytes of... (more)