E-Lock and Avain Technologies enter strategic partnership agreement
Released on = March 15, 2007, 11:17 pm
Press Release Author = Vinod Mohite
Industry = Management
Press Release Summary = E Lock Technologies and Avain Technologies have entered a co-operation agreement for OEM licensing and the international marketing of their products.
Press Release Body = 1105, Waverly Way, McLean, VA 22101, Phone: 703 734 1224 Frontier Technologies Corporation (E-Lock)
According to the agreement, the two companies will co-operate on marketing and selling their products and in future also on product development of electronic signatures.
With the agreement, the E-Lock product family\'s networking and digital signature client applications developed especially for the MicroSoft environment are accompanied with the Avain technologies X-suite product family\'s browser based open standard solutions for electronic signatures, forms, and long time archiving. This is expected to strengthen the market position for both companies, domestically and globally.
\"We are very glad to sign a business partnership deal with Avain Technologies. We will benefit from Avain Technologies\' expertise in creating and tailoring software for digital signatures, forms, and archival\", says Suniel Mande - VP Sales for E-Lock.
\"This means more versatile products and more profitable and systematic utilization of existing sales channels,\" says Pekka Kuosmanen, MD Avain Technologies. Additionally, shared product development resources will enable more efficient product development and therefore more flexible customer service.
E-Lock Technologies E-Lock products are owned by Frontier Technologies, a privately owned corporation headquartered in McLean, VA, United States. E-Lock\'s digital signature solutions have been used by former US President Bill Clinton to digitally sign the US E-Sign Act that legalizes digital signatures, and by Bulgarian President Petar Stoyanov to electronically sign the Bulgarian Electronic Document and Signature Act. All the products and solutions are compliant with various laws that affect the management of electronic information. E-Lock products are used across Government, Healthcare and Financial organizations around the globe. www.elock.com
Avain Technologies Avain Technologies is a Finnish company founded in 1997, specialized in creating and tailoring software for digital signatures, forms, and archival. Organizations and corporations can use the application-independent, server based X-Suite -products to digitize their service and information workflow processes across organizational boundaries without compromising information security. All Avain Technologiesī products are based on open standards and WWW user interfaces and are as such also compliant with international legislations. The company has been awarded with the information security certificate ISO/IEC 27001 for 4 years. www.avaintec.com