MINNEAPOLIS (June 25, 2020)—HelpSystems announced today the acquisition of Titus and Boldon James, both leaders in data classification software that helps organizations classify and protect information. Adding these outstanding companies to HelpSystems’ security portfolio establishes the leading platform in data classification and meets customers’ needs for a comprehensive, powerful suite of data security options.
The solutions offered by Titus and Boldon James make sure sensitive information is classified properly and secured. They work in lockstep with HelpSystems’ GoAnywhere Managed File Transfer and Clearswift e-mail and web security solutions to protect data at every stage of its lifecycle whether it resides on premise, in the cloud, or is just passing through the Internet.
“Bringing Titus and Boldon James into the HelpSystems family is another step toward our unwavering goal of giving customers the most robust collection of trusted security and automation solutions available, backed by a people-first commitment to long-term customer success,” said Kate Bolseth, CEO, HelpSystems. “The talent, success, and market-leading solutions that characterize both Titus and Boldon James enrich and expand our ability to help our customers keep their data safe.”
Titus and Boldon James are trusted by thousands of organizations around the world including those in financial services, manufacturing, military, and government. The acquisition helps HelpSystems customers further improve their security posture and meet intensifying regulatory requirements including CCPA, GDPR, SOX, PCI-DSS, HIPAA by mitigating data leakage and regaining control of sensitive data in their organizations.
“Titus fits well with HelpSystems’ security portfolio, and we are thrilled to expand the range of solutions for our customers,” said Jim Barkdoll, CEO, Titus. “We are confident we have found the right place to continue driving our innovation and business forward.”
CEO of Boldon James Martin Sugden added, “Joining these well-known players in the data security space is the ultimate way to offer global organizations the ability to detect and protect their ever-growing troves of sensitive data. We are delighted to join HelpSystems and stand together in providing the leading data classification platform for companies worldwide.”