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SkySync v2.8 integrates legacy storage systems with the Cloud in only minutes

Portal Architects, Inc. announced this month that its latest product, SkySync v2.8, is now available to the general market. SkySync is an incredibly simple, yet powerful, platform that enables organizations of any size to tightly-integrate their existing on-site storage systems with most business Cloud platforms in just minutes.

Geoffrey A. Moore, BusinessWeek Best Selling author and renowned tech visionary, said that access to the Cloud is a “game changer” for businesses.

“Digital collaboration has taken on a whole new dynamic as content sharing becomes effectively friction-free,” Moore said. “This is enabling next-generation business models to tap into the imagination and good will of the communities of interest that embrace their offerings. It is a game changer.”

SkySync is designed to deeply-integrate with and bridge all of an organization’s existing file storage systems with just about any Cloud storage platform, whether it’s network file-system storage, SharePoint or specialty Enterprise Content Management (ECM) systems. SkySync completely eliminates system-to-system friction by seamlessly syncing, copying and/or moving files and their associated data across these systems automatically.

“Organizations are no longer tethered to their existing on-premises systems,” said Steve Woodward, co-founder/CTO of Portal Architects.

“SkySync enables any variety of co-existence, expansion and system-consolidation scenarios. Companies can easily take advantage of the most cost-effective, feature-rich and compliant systems in minutes and with little to no technical effort on their part,” Woodward said.

SkySync is designed the meet the demands of businesses of all sizes, from a single Workstation to multiple servers transferring terabytes of files. SkySync includes connectors for Microsoft® SharePoint® 2007, SharePoint 2010, SharePoint 2013, Microsoft Office 365®, Box®, Hightail®, Huddle®, Dropbox®, OneDrive®-Business, Google Drive®, Citrix® ShareFile®, SugarSync®, OpenText®, Documentum®, as well as Network File Systems. Connectors for Autodesk® Field 360, Egnyte®, Alfresco®, and SalesForce® are also incorporated within the v2.8 release.

You can learn more about this powerful tool and download a no-cost trial at www.skysync.com.

About Portal Architects

SkySync® is a wholly-owned product of Portal Architects, Inc., an Ann Arbor, Michigan-based company. Portal Architects is a software development company comprised of Senior Architects and Engineers with extensive Enterprise Content Management (ECM) and Cloud platform development expertise. Contact Mark Brazeau via (734) 761-6543 or [email protected].

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