HelpSystems Acquires Data Security, File Transfer Companies
January 13, 2021 Alex Woodie
HelpSystems started 2021 just like it ended 2020: by acquiring a software company.
Two days before Christmas, HelpSystems acquired Vera, a developer of digital rights management software that is based in Palo Alto, California. Then on January 4, it struck again, acquiring FileCatalyst, an Ottawa, Ontario provider of software for accelerating file transfers.
Both acquisitions fit neatly into HelpSystems’ existing strategy for helping its customers securely and efficiently move and manage data, as well as with other recent acquisitions that the company has made, says Jim Cassens, HelpSystems president.
The FileCatalyst software is used to accelerate the transfer …Read more