WATERTOWN, Mass., June 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ:MIME), a leading email and data security company, today announced it has signed a North American agreement with Insight (NASDAQ:NSIT), a leading provider of Intelligent Technology Solutions™. The agreement enables Insight to go-to-market with Mimecast’s security, archiving and continuity cloud services to help provide comprehensive email management in one fully-integrated service, expanding Mimecast’s footprint in the market.

From business and government organizations to healthcare and educational institutions, Insight empowers clients with Intelligent Technology Solutions™ that drive business outcomes. As a partner in the Mimecast Reseller Program, Insight will offer clients the best-of-breed technology that makes email safer for business. Mimecast’s always-on integrated cloud suite of email security solutions spans security, data protection and continuity to help strengthen an organization’s total cyber resilience to advanced threats, disruption of business and access to information for email.

“Mimecast North America is excited to work with Insight to help organizations become more cyber resilient. Mimecast’s latest Email Security Risk Assessment shows that both simple and advanced threats are getting through existing email security defenses at an alarming rate, leaving organizations vulnerable,” said Ed Jennings, chief operating officer at Mimecast. “Through this agreement, Mimecast will work closely with Insight to provide North American customers with next-generation cloud-based email security solutions that protect organizations from spear-phishing, ransomware, malware, data leaks, data loss and downtime.”

“A big part of helping businesses run smarter is helping them run more securely. Today, Insight’s clients are looking to implement solutions to protect data and preserve business continuity, so their workforce can be productive and their customers can have confidence. Working with Mimecast is another way we can serve this client need,” said Bob Kane, senior vice president of product management at Insight. “51% of IT leaders have told us investment in security-as-a-cloud service is a priority. With Mimecast’s cloud-based solutions, Insight can expand our clients' cyber protection strategies ­­– ­managing their IT needs today and providing meaningful outcomes that drive future transformation.”

About Mimecast
Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ:MIME) makes business email and data safer for more than 26,400 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 in a single, fully-integrated subscription service.

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