April 12, 2005 Alex Woodie
After being announced nearly a year ago and undergoing extended development and beta test periods, SecureZIP for iSeries and zSeries are now available, the product’s developer, PKWARE, announced last week. SecureZIP for iSeries and zSeries combine PKWARE’s traditional PKZIP file compression with PKI certificate or password-protected file encryption capabilities, which the company expects to be warmly accepted by large enterprises looking to comply with new regulations mandating the safe handling of data.
PKWARE has been in the file compression business since the company’s founder, Phil Katz, released the first open source PKZIP product in 1986. Since 2003, the Milwaukee