WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FINRA Annual Conference – CellTrust Corporation, a global leader in traceable, secure mobile communication and message aggregation, today announced the availability of CellTrust SL2™—the next generation of CellTrust SecureLine™ for mobile compliance enforcement – demonstrating continuing leadership in enterprise Bring-Your-Own Device (BYOD) solutions. CellTrust also announced a new integration and partnership with Smarsh, the leading provider of information archiving solutions for compliance, e-discovery and risk management. CellTrust SL2 is now available directly from Smarsh.
“It’s been seen time and again that companies who are slow to adopt strong, practical BYOD policies can face large fines from the regulatory enforcement bodies,” said Sean Moshir, Chairman and CEO of CellTrust. “CellTrust SL2 helps meet compliance requirements and empowers the workforce with seamless mobile communications that can be secured, traced and archived for increased productivity and enhanced customer service.”
CellTrust SL2 allows regulated industries to put communication policies in place and enforce them. The retention and oversight of communications such as text messaging has become a key issue for regulatory compliance and eDiscovery.
“An extremely high percentage of organizations allow their employees to use text messaging for business communications on a personal phone or device, but many of those organizations don’t have an archiving system in place to ensure compliance with regulatory or eDiscovery requirements, which can lead to fines, sanctions, or legal issues,” said Mike Pagani, Senior Director of Product Marketing at Smarsh.
“By using CellTrust SL2 with The Archiving Platform from Smarsh, highly regulated or litigious businesses can enjoy the productivity benefits that text messaging offers knowing that the inherent risk is being mitigated,” said Pagani. “Business communications can be preserved in a search-ready state and produced on-demand when needed, alongside all other electronic communications types in The Archiving Platform.”
CellTrust SL2 is unique in that it offers traceability, management and archiving for business communications—without infringing on personal SMS and voice. This is made possible with the assignment of a Mobile Business Number (MBN). Upon registration, CellTrust SL2 assigns an MBN to create a dual mobile persona—two numbers on one device—delivering two distinct phone lines, two contact lists and two SMS/MMS inboxes, to keep business and personal communications separate. This allows organizations to trace and archive business-only SMS/MMS and voice communications with clients outside of the organization, which is vital to eDiscovery and regulatory compliance, in response to the Dodd-Frank Act, GLBA, SOX, HIPAA, and requirements put into effect by FINRA, the SEC and U.S. Federal Courts.
CellTrust SL2 makes a fundamental change from device to user centricity, helping organizations take full advantage of enterprise BYOD. With its unique user-based, multi-device access, real-time analytics and expanded desktop access and user management, CellTrust SL2 delivers the usability and productivity benefits of BYOD while allowing organizations to manage, trace and archive mobile voice and SMS in support of compliance.
CellTrust partners with a number of leading enterprise mobility management (EMM) and long-term archiving providers to support an integrated, compliant BYOD solution for mutual customers. In addition to Smarsh, CellTrust SL2 also supports integration with long-term archiving solutions such as Actiance, GWAVA/Micro Focus and Global Relay.
Smarsh® delivers a comprehensive and integrated stack of cloud-based information archiving applications and services that help companies protect themselves and manage risk. Its centralized platform provides a unified compliance and e-discovery workflow across the entire range of digital communications, including email, social media, websites, instant messaging and mobile messaging. Founded in 2001, Smarsh helps more than 20,000 organizations meet regulatory compliance, e-discovery and record retention requirements. The company is headquartered in Portland, Oregon, with offices in New York City, Boston, Raleigh, N.C., Los Angeles and London. Learn more at www.smarsh.com.
About CellTrust Corporation
CellTrust is a leading provider of traceability and security for mobile communication for highly regulated industries and mobile aggregation across 200+ countries and over 800 carriers and mobile operators. CellTrust SecureLine™ offers archiving and protection for mobile communication content supporting enterprise mobile collaboration, eDiscovery and major global regulatory compliance for financial services, government and healthcare. Learn more at www.celltrust.com.
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