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July 20, 2021 - CEO Kate Bolseth Named in Second Round of MSPBJ 2021 Women in Business Award

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal is announcing the second round of its 2021 Women in Business honorees, including executives from large corporations and entrepreneurs who have launched startups. read more

June 21, 2021 - HelpSystems’ Data Security Week LIVE to Give Powerful Insights into Navigating Today’s Cyberthreat Landscape

HelpSystems today announced an upcoming virtual event designed to educate IT and security professionals about how to meet the challenges of the rapidly changing data security and compliance landscape. Data Security Week LIVE will feature a panel of security experts who will explore the often-hidden vulnerabilities surrounding corporate data in all its forms at rest and during transfer. read more

June 8, 2021 - Scammers Access 50% of Compromised Accounts Within 12 Hours According to New Research

Email security company Agari completed a six-month investigation by seeding more than 8,000 phishing sites mimicking Microsoft Account, Microsoft Office 365, and Adobe Document Cloud login screens. Discover how scammers access compromised information in this new report. read more

May 6, 2021 - HelpSystems’ Robust Growth Draws New Investment from Harvest Partners SCF, LP

HelpSystems today announced that funds managed by Harvest Partners SCF, LP (“HP SCF”), the non-control private equity strategy of Harvest Partners, LP, have signed a definitive agreement to lead a minority investment in HelpSystems. HP SCF will join existing investors TA Associates (“TA”), Charlesbank Capital Partners (“Charlesbank”), HGGC and HelpSystems employees to propel the company toward new levels of growth in global markets. read more

April 22, 2021 - HelpSystems’ BuildIT Virtual User Conference - Helping Organizations Build a Better IT™

HelpSystems announced recently that its BuildIT virtual user conference will provide a fresh perspective on reducing IT complexity through advancements in security and automation. read more

April 12, 2021 - HelpSystems’ GoAnywhere MFT Achieves AS4 Drummond Certification Strengthening Company’s Security Suite Offerings

HelpSystems announced today that its GoAnywhere managed file transfer (MFT) solution is now AS4-certified by Drummond Group. read more

February 3, 2021 - Digital.com Ranks Best Electronic Data Interchange Software of 2021

Digital.com has announced the best electronic data interchange (EDI) software companies of 2021. The top solutions were selected based on key features and reporting capabilities. read more

January 4, 2021 - HelpSystems Acquires FileCatalyst to Continue Expansion of Cybersecurity and Automation Portfolio

HelpSystems announced today the acquisition of FileCatalyst, a leader in enterprise file transfer acceleration. FileCatalyst enables organizations working with extremely large files to optimize and transfer their information swiftly and securely across global networks. This can be particularly beneficial in industries such as broadcast media and live sports. read more

December 23, 2020 - HelpSystems Acquires Vera to Broaden Data Security Portfolio

HelpSystems announced today the acquisition of Vera, a leading cloud-based data protection solution provider. Vera empowers customers in financial services, manufacturing, media & entertainment, and other industries to achieve the fine balance between strong security and productive collaboration by giving users the ability to secure, track, audit, and revoke data access at any time. HelpSystems is acquiring Vera to extend its data security portfolio and meet the increased demand for solutions that protect information throughout the full data lifecycle, from data classification and secure file transfer to data loss prevention and encryption. read more

December 17, 2020 - HelpSystems’ “Bleeding Edge” product wins Enterprise Security Solution Category at Computing Security Excellence Awards

HelpSystems today announced that it has won the Enterprise Security Solution award, at Computing’s prestigious annual Security Excellence Awards. HelpSystems is a leading global data security company providing an integrated data security suite that protects data, enforces controls, and manages data distribution securely. read more

August 28, 2020 - HelpSystems Completes Tender Offer to Acquire GlobalSCAPE to Grow Data Security Portfolio

HelpSystems today announced the successful completion of its cash tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of common stock of managed file transfer solutions provider GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (NYSE American: GSB) at a purchase price of $9.50 per share in cash. HelpSystems’ tender offer expired at one minute after 11:59 p.m. New York City time, on August 27, 2020. read more

July 20, 2020 - GlobalSCAPE and HelpSystems Sign Merger Agreement

GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (NYSE American: GSB) and HelpSystems, LLC today jointly announced they have signed a definitive merger agreement under which HelpSystems will acquire all outstanding shares of GlobalSCAPE. The combined company would focus on providing the most comprehensive collection of trusted security and automation solutions to customers worldwide. read more

June 10, 2020 - HelpSystems Adds New MFTaaS Solution and Enhances Secure File Collaboration

HelpSystems today announced a new release of its award-winning secure managed file transfer (MFT) software GoAnywhere MFT. The new version includes a release of the HelpSystems SaaS solution, as well as more robust collaboration via secure email and forms. read more

May 8, 2020 - HelpSystems Supports Remote Employees with Free Collaboration Tools

HelpSystems announced today a new way of supporting remote employees during a time of global crisis. While many organizations are struggling to secure sensitive data transfers with a suddenly remote workforce due to COVID-19, HelpSystems is providing free access to its secure file sharing and collaboration software for 90 days. read more

April 2, 2020 - Core Security Event Manager Receives 4.75 out of 5 Stars in SC Labs Group Test for SIEM

In a review from cybersecurity publication SC Media, our HelpSystems SIEM solution, Core Security Event Manager, was rated highly for its ease of use and ability to give events context and differentiate true threats from benign activities. read more

February 20, 2020 - HelpSystems Partners with StarLink to Provide GoAnywhere MFT in the Middle East

HelpSystems announced today an enhanced partnership with Dubai-based StarLink to provide customers in the Middle East, Germany, Turkey, and Africa with GoAnywhere secure managed file transfer (MFT). read more

December 10, 2019 - HelpSystems Makes its MFT Solution More Global

HelpSystems today announced a new release of its award-winning secure managed file transfer (MFT) software GoAnywhere. The new version makes it easier for customers to share critical information around the world with their trading partners via more global EDI standards and broader language support. read more

August 22, 2019 - HelpSystems Adds New EDIFACT and Global Support for MFT Solution

As a leader in the file transfer field, HelpSystems is dedicated to meeting its customers’ global needs. They are continuing to increase their reach, including EDIFACT compatibility. read more

May 23, 2019 - HelpSystems Releases PeSIT Support for Secure File Transfers in Europe

HelpSystems has enhanced its GoAnywhere Managed File Transfer (MFT) solution with new PeSIT support for secure file transfers. As the software and services provider with the fastest-growing MFT solution in the world, HelpSystems recognized a growing need for PeSIT support from many European customers. Now in version 6.1, GoAnywhere gives leading organizations confidence to transfer files securely using the PeSIT protocol. read more

April 3, 2019 - GoAnywhere Ranks as #1 Managed File Transfer Solution in Report by Info-Tech Research Group

In a new report released by Info-Tech Research Group, GoAnywhere, a HelpSystems solution for Managed File Transfer (MFT), received the highest scores from end users when considering product satisfaction and features along with vendor experience and capabilities. read more

March 21, 2019 - HelpSystems-Clearswift Joint Solution Named Finalist for Security Solution of the Year

HelpSystems' GoAnywhere managed file transfer and Clearswift’s ICAP and adaptive redaction product were together named a Security Solution of the Year finalist for the European IT & Software Excellence Awards 2019. read more

March 7, 2019 - GoAnywhere Named Market Leader in Managed File Transfer for Cyber Defense Magazine InfoSec Awards 2019

Today GoAnywhere Managed File Transfer received the 2019 InfoSec Award for Managed File Transfer from Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), a leading information security publication. More than 3,000 companies were evaluated, with fewer than 200 chosen as winners. For the third year in a row, GoAnywhere, a HelpSystems solution, was selected as the top Managed File Transfer solution on the market. read more

January 14, 2019 - HelpSystems Makes File Sharing Easier for GoAnywhere Users with Enhanced Security and a Fresh Look

HelpSystems today announced the latest release of its industry-leading managed file transfer solution, GoAnywhere MFT. This version has unveiled a new look for GoAnywhere: a modernized web interface that simplifies how users interact with others and share files in an increasingly-secure file transfer environment. read more

December 3, 2018 - HelpSystems’ GoAnywhere Cloud Connectors for Salesforce, Dropbox, and More Are in High Demand for Secure Managed File Transfer

HelpSystems announced today that its recently launched Cloud Connectors feature, an enhancement to its popular GoAnywhere Managed File Transfer (MFT) solution, is gaining significant traction with customers. Cloud Connectors are out-of-the-box integrations that connect GoAnywhere with common business tools including Salesforce, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics 365, Box, Dropbox, and Google Drive, among others. read more

December 7, 2017 - HelpSystems Improves Visibility of Transfer Activity in Latest GoAnywhere MFT Release

HelpSystems today announced the release of version 5.6 of its GoAnywhere Managed File Transfer (MFT) solution. read more

May 24, 2017 - New GoAnywhere Release Automates and Secures File Transfers in Cloud and Private Networks

Linoma Software [now HelpSystems], today announced the release of version 5.5 of its GoAnywhere managed file transfer (MFT) solution, which allows organizations to deploy MFT agents across the enterprise to automate, secure and audit all of their file transfers from a single, centralized location. read more

August 24, 2016 - Linoma Software [now HelpSystems] makes the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies

For the fourth consecutive year, Linoma Software [now HelpSystems], a leader in providing enterprise-class security and managed file transfer solutions, was included in Inc. Magazine’s prestigious annual list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. read more

June 3, 2016 - HelpSystems Acquires Linoma Software to Meet Rising Security Demand

HelpSystems announces the acquisition of Linoma Software. This addition to the HelpSystems family of companies broadens the security portfolio with solutions that fit specific needs and run on major operating systems. read more

May 3, 2016 - GoAnywhere MFT wins 2016 Cybersecurity Excellence Award

The Cybersecurity Excellence Awards honor individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in the information security industry. Linoma Software's [now HelpSystems] GoAnywhere Managed File Transfer software was chosen as the winner in the Secure File Transfer product category. read more

January 18, 2016 - Free FTP Server and Client Helps Businesses Improve Security and Audit File Transfers

GoAnywhere MFT’s integrated FTP Server and Client for automating and auditing file transfers is now available as a Free Edition of the enterprise-class Managed File Transfer solution. read more

Archive

2014 News and Events

December 9, 2014 - GoAnywhere Developer Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary

May 30, 2014 - Managed File Transfer Processes Improved With GoAnywhere Director 4.6

May 14, 2014 - Single Sign-On Improves User Experience and Security in GoAnywhere Services 3.5 Release

March 10, 2014 - New Secure File Sharing App for iOS and Android

January 6, 2014 - File Sharing is More Convenient and Secure with GoAnywhere Services 3.4 Release

2013 News and Events

August 20, 2013 - Clustering, Disk Quotas and Bandwidth Throttling Added to GoAnywhere MFT

June 24, 2013 - GoAnywhere Secure File Sharing App Released

May 7, 2013 - GSA Contract Awarded for GoAnywhere

April 18, 2013 - Linoma Software [now HelpSystems] Sees Another Year of Record Growth

March 25, 2013 - Free Desktop Encryption Tool Released: GoAnywhere Open PGP Studio

January 3, 2013 - GoAnywhere Services 3.1 Adds Clustering, Load Balancing

2012 News and Events

October 3, 2012 - GoAnywhere Director Now Available for IBM PureSystems

September 27, 2012 - Virtual Folders Highlight GoAnywhere Services 3.0

September 11, 2012 - GoAnywhere Now Certified for Microsoft Server 2012

August 1, 2012 - Outlook Plugin Now Available for GoAnywhere Services Secure Mail

July 17, 2012 - Linoma Software [now HelpSystems] Adds Japanese Firm to Team of Global Partners

May 22, 2012 - GoAnywhere Adds FIPS 140-2 Validation Encryption Module

Feb 12, 2012 - Ad-Hoc Secure Mail Module Now Available with GoAnywhere Services v2.60

Feb 6, 2012 - Growth in Open Systems Market Spurs 2011 Sales Growth for Linoma Software [now HelpSystems]

2011 News and Events

Dec 23, 2011 - Managed File Transfer Solution GoAnywhere Director 4.0 Released

Oct 31, 2011 - Linoma Software [now HelpSystems] Releases New Whitepaper, "DMZ Secure Gateways: Secret Weapons in Network Security"

Aug 31, 2011 - Forward Proxy Support is Latest Addition to GoAnywhere Gateway

Aug 24, 2011 - GoAnywhere Services Release 2.5 Full of New Features

Aug 09, 2011 - GoAnywhere Wins Top Award

Feb 08, 2011 - New 3.5.0 Release of GoAnywhere Director for Managed File Transfer

2010 News and Events

Sep 15, 2010 - Announcing GoAnywhere Gateway and GoAnywhere Services 2.0

Jun 09, 2010 - Managed File Transfer Solution - GoAnywhere Director Version 3.2.0 Released

2009 News and Events

Dec 29, 2009 - GoAnywhere Director 3.0 Released

Oct 20, 2009 - MFT Solution for IBM System p and System z

Sep 01, 2009 - Linoma Introduces MFT Software for External Exchanges

Sep 01, 2009 - Managed File Transfer: A New Product Category That's Here to Stay

Aug 24, 2009 - Linoma Software releases New Solution for Managed File Transfers

May 19, 2009 - Linoma Celebrates 15th Anniversary at COMMON 2009

Feb 10, 2009 - Linoma Refines Data Distribution Tasks with GoAnywhere Director 2.0

Jan 26, 2009 - GoAnywhere Director 2.0 Released

2008 News and Events

Feb 25, 2008 - GoAnywhere Director 1.0 Released