Radicati Names Mimecast a ‘Top Player’ for Archiving

Independent Technology Research Firm Recognizes Mimecast as a Market Leader in Archiving Solutions

Watertown, MA – May 5, 2016 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, announced today that it has been named by The Radicati Group, Inc., an independent technology marketing research firm, as a “Top Player” in its 2016 Information Archiving Market Quadrant.

In this report, Radicati Group offers an in-depth, third-party competitive assessment of the main players in the Information Archiving market. The analysts evaluated archiving solutions based on their capacity to deploy intuitive, long-term storage solutions for internal and sensitive corporate data, including email. Radicati’s recognition of Mimecast as a Top Player in this market – the highest tier in its market quadrant report – reflects Mimecast’s standing as an industry leader in archiving solutions, with an innovative service that offers a breadth and depth of functionality for securing email and other internal files.

“Mimecast is trusted to store petabytes of corporate data in the cloud for customers around the world. But safe storage is only part of the picture. Our over 16,200 customers tell us that archiving is about more than just storing information. Customers see their data as a critical corporate asset that has the power to transform business and employee productivity. From the beginning, we have developed our archiving solutions in recognition of this,” said Mark Basler, senior vice president of product management, Mimecast. “Being recognized by Radicati as a reliable, trusted leader for meeting an organization’s archiving needs, particularly as they transition data to cloud platforms like Microsoft® Office 365™, also means a lot to the engineers who drive innovation here at Mimecast.”

“There has been an undeniable shift toward the cloud for archiving among enterprises over the last several years. As this transition continues to pick up momentum, the ability to use proper information archiving solutions for email, internal documents, Microsoft SharePoint content and other cloud-based information will only become more business-critical,” said Sara Radicati, president and CEO, The Radicati Group, Inc. “Our competitive market analysis highlights those top-tier solutions providers that enterprises can count on to update or modernize their information archiving capabilities, and ensure that they’re always current with the latest technologies.”

Mimecast Enterprise Information Archiving provides customers with secure, perpetual storage and policy management with the predictable costs and scalability of a true cloud architecture. With an industry-leading, seven-second search SLA, archived information is instantly accessible, making it easy for employees or administrators to find a single email or to support a larger e-discovery case. Mimecast Enterprise Information Archiving uniquely combines archiving with best-in-class email security and continuity in one, fully-integrated cloud service built on the proprietary Mime | OS platform.

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Mimecast (NASDAQ: MIME) makes business email and data safer for 16,200 customers and millions of employees worldwide. Founded in 2003, the company's next-generation cloud-based security, archiving and continuity services protect email and deliver comprehensive email risk management.

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